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bug #53721: new version strings overrun footer in man pages

Submitted by:  G. Branden Robinson <gbranden>
Submitted on:  Mon 23 Apr 2018 11:52:04 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Documentation Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  G. Branden Robinson <gbranden>
Open/Closed:  Closed Planned Release:  None

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Mon 23 Apr 2018 11:52:04 AM UTC, original submission:  

Man page output is pretty grotty (natch) on 80-column terminals now that we're using git-version-gen.

I have a fix.  Here's the difference it makes:

--- /tmp/a      2018-04-23 07:46:25.839226113 -0400
+++ /tmp/b      2018-04-23 07:48:39.981793596 -0400
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
        tbl(1), eqn(1), refer(1), man(1), man(7), groff_mdoc(7)

-Groff Version 1.22.4.rc2.15‐a6c2223iApril 2018                    GROFF_MAN(7)
+groff 1.22.4.rc2.15‐a6c22‐dirty  23 April 2018                    GROFF_MAN(7)

G. Branden Robinson <gbranden>
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