After compiling the tree, or after installing the binary distribution you
can get man to recognise the XFree86 man pages by adding
/etc/default/man, the line should
look similar to:
This allows all users to view the X man pages. You may change your own
MANPATHenvironment variable if you do not want everyone to access the man pages.
By default the man pages are compressed using ``
conserve space. If you do not want to compress the man pages change
NO in your ``
file. Those using the binary distribution can use ``
to uncompress the man pages.