The ParaStation MPI documentation is delivered in three formats: As PDF files, a browseable HTML documentation and manual pages for all ParaStation MPI commands and configuration files.
In order to install the documentation files, an up to date
version of the documentation package
has to be retrieved.
It can be found in
section of the ParaStation MPI
The package is called
and the architecture is
noarch, since this
part is platform independent.
The name of this package follows the conventions of all other
packages building the ParaStation MPI distribution.
To install the package, simply execute
# rpm -Uv psmpi-doc-5.0.0-1.noarch.rpm
All the PDF and HTML files will be installed within the
/opt/parastation/doc, the manual
pages will reside in
The intended starting point to browse the HTML version of the
The documentation is available in two PDF files called
adminguide.pdf for the ParaStation MPI Administrator's Guide
userguide.pdf for the ParaStation MPI User's Guide. Both can be
found in the directory
In order to enable the manual pages to the users please consult the documentation of the man(1) command and the remark in the section called “Directory structure”, on how to do this.