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[Nmh-workers] .BR and .IR for program names in man pages

From: Larry Hynes
Subject: [Nmh-workers] .BR and .IR for program names in man pages
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2016 16:42:43 +0000

There's a bit a mix of .BR and .IR used in the man pages, specifically
when referring to another program, as in

        .BR dist ,


        .IR mh-draft (5)

My (limited) understanding is that the 'correct' approach is to
always use .BR in such cases; or, to put it another way, names of
programs should be bold, and options should be italic.

This is something I can clean up 'as I go', if there's consensus
on the desired approach.

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