man bash produces a lot of output. What I would desire would be to either search the results or print the results to paper. So, is there a way to convert a man page to a html and/or pdf document.
I would prefer the answer work for not only
man bash, but rather for any man page.
I know the output from
man bash has been posted on the internet, but usually these posts are not current.
Yes, there are numerous tools to convert manual pages to HTML and PDF.
See these related questions:
Another approach is to use the popular pandoc tool. This tool can convert manual pages to a wide range of formats.
macOS's Terminal.app offers a
x-man-page URL scheme for pretty printing manual pages. Try the open the link below to see the
ls man page: