How do I read various manuals, guides and howtos, which are usually in the form of deb packages with names ending in
-doc and installed in
First you need to install doc-base package, which registers all documentation that is not man pages or info files. Then you use one of the following packages - dwww, dhelp, doc-central, yelp, or khelpcenter4 - to view it.
To see doc in html form (of the packages that provide it), you can install
Or you can use a text-based browser like