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Re: [Nmh-workers] Changes to folder.man

From: Lyndon Nerenberg
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Changes to folder.man
Date: Sun, 1 Jan 2017 15:20:47 -0800

> On Jan 1, 2017, at 3:15 PM, Larry Hynes <address@hidden> wrote:
> As far as I know, which is not far, the \- construct is only
> required for \-args, not, e.g., sub\-folder.

In troff, a '-' (hyphen) indicates a hyphenation location within a word.

\- specifically indicates an en-dash character.

The latter is used to point out that '-' is a required literal character.


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