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Re: The usual newbie help question

On Mon, 22 Feb 1999, Howard Arons wrote:

> OK, I've compiled siag-3.1.6 without fatal error messages, installed 
> with 'make install' and siag starts in X when I enter 'siag' from an 
> xterm.
> So, what's this guy's problem, you ask? I can't open the online Help 
> docs, not even the 'About SIAG' or GNU License. Without any 
> documentation, I'm lost. I must be missing something, but what?

Netscape, perhaps? By default Siag tries to use Netscape as help browser.
You can use another browser by setting the environment variable SIAGHELP,
like this:

SIAGHELP="xterm -e lynx"

This example will make Siag use Lynx as your help browser.