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Re: [Groff] small bug in tbl

From: Alejandro Lopez-Valencia
Subject: Re: [Groff] small bug in tbl
Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2003 14:12:17 -0500

At 12:43 p.m. 27/04/2003, Ralph Corderoy wrote:

Hi Ralph,
Hi Alejandro,

> Reading tbl(1), it states that both "_" and "-" are recognized as line
> generators. Yet, it is not so...

Which tbl(1)?  Not groff's since that does a `describes the differences
between normal and GNU tbl'.  Lesk's paper says `_', `\_', and `=' are
the horizontal line characters.

Dang! you are right, it was an old man page I had printed a long time ago and reread it yesterday before send it to the landfill, from an old Ultrix 4.2 box... I just reread Lesk. Of course.

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