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Bug 441874 - dev-tex/pgf - neither `texdoc pgfmanual` nor `texdoc pgf` yields pgfmanual.pdf
Summary: dev-tex/pgf - neither `texdoc pgfmanual` nor `texdoc pgf` yields pgfmanual.pdf
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: TeX project
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-11-05 13:39 UTC by manuel
Modified: 2014-03-15 10:17 UTC (History)
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2012-11-05 13:39 UTC, manuel

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Description manuel 2012-11-05 13:39:48 UTC
Created attachment 328452 [details]
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Running `texdoc pgfmanual` should open a pdf viewer with the file pgfmanual.pdf. But this is not the case, instead, it exits with
"Sorry, no documentation found for pgfmanual.
If you are unsure about the name, try searching CTAN's TeX catalogue at"
The command `texdoc pgf` opens the wrong manual.
`texdoc -l -s pgf` doesn't find the relevant hit.
`equery files pgf | grep pgfmanual.pdf` yields the file /usr/share/doc/pgf-2.10/pgfmanual.pdf, which should be opened.
I have pgf installed with the doc use flag enabled.
Comment 1 Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2014-03-15 10:17:35 UTC
+*pgf-3.0.0 (15 Mar 2014)
+  15 Mar 2014; Alexis Ballier <> +pgf-3.0.0.ebuild:
+  Version bump, bug #497436. Fixes bugs #406783 and #399087. Symlink docs from
+  the texmf tree so that texdoc finds it, bug #441874.