bugGNU troff - Bugs: bug #42151, inconsistent treatment of CRLF


bug #42151: inconsistent treatment of CRLF

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sun 20 Apr 2014 03:25:17 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Werner LEMBERG <wl>
Open/Closed: ClosedPlanned Release: 1.22.3

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Sun 19 Oct 2014 09:00:35 PM UTC, comment #1:

I've applied your patch, thanks!

Werner LEMBERG <wl>
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Sun 20 Apr 2014 03:25:17 PM UTC, original submission:

Plain groff accepts Windows-style CRLF line terminators besides the Unix standard LF. So does groff -t. But groff -e and groff -p
do not. (I have not tried other preprocessors.)

This inconsistency is easy to work around, but hard to defend.

Doug McIlroy



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