bugGNU troff - Bugs: bug #40793, "groff -mandoc -Thtml...


bug #40793: "groff -mandoc -Thtml ..." produces huge fonts

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Submitted on:  Tue 03 Dec 2013 06:13:40 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
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Fri 06 Dec 2013 02:19:08 PM UTC, comment #1:

This is caused by the <big> tags in the HTML source. The big text starts when the nested <big> tags start to appear.

Tue 03 Dec 2013 06:13:40 PM UTC, original submission:

I was redirected here from http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?40781

On Arch Linux, groff version 1.22.2

Steps to reproduce:
1) Obtain the file gcc.1 by uncompressing /usr/share/man/man1/gcc.1.gz or see the attached files in this bug report
2) "groff -mandoc -Thtml ./gcc.1 1> gcc.html 2> errors.html"
3) "firefox ./gcc.html"
4) Scroll to the middle of the page
5) Huge fonts are unreadable

Alternativley, just run "man -Hfirefox gcc".



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file #29775:  gcc.1 added by None (877KiB - application/octet-stream - gcc uncompressed manual from /usr/share/man/man1/gcc.1.gz)


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