[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Groff] refer help

From: Peter Schaffter
Subject: Re: [Groff] refer help
Date: Sun, 5 Sep 2010 14:20:54 -0400
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-06-14)

On Sun, Sep 05, 2010, Werner Lemberg wrote:
> > Another question/oddity.  Although it isn't likely one would need
> > two .R1 / .R2 blocks in the same document, in the case that one
> > does, the second causes groff (or refer? I'm not sure which) to emit
> > to stderr
> > 
> >   test: 12: .R1: unexpected operator
> > 
> > unless the .R1 is followed by a blank argument, like this
> > 
> >   .R1 ""
> Example, please.

No need.  I discovered the source of the problem.  My error, again.
(I really need a break.)  I use a script to process groff files, and
carelessly introduced a bug in the function that tests whether
groff needs the -R option for a given file.

Peter Schaffter

Author of The Binbrook Caucus

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]