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patch #6964: Correct minus sign escaping in manpages

Submitted by:  Jordi Mallach <jordi>
Submitted on:  Wed Oct 28 18:31:36 2009  
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: Done
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Chris Allegretta <astyanax>
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: None

Fri Nov 27 02:51:55 2009, comment #1:

Alright, applied and credited in r4443. Appreciated for putting together the new patch Jordi.

Chris Allegretta <astyanax>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Wed Oct 28 18:31:36 2009, original submission:

The following trivial patch fixes escaping of minus sign to avoid groff interpretting them as hyphens.

See the full Lintian explanation in

(I submitted this ages ago with an error, as I had mistakenly removed the "8" to the option's argument. I can't find that report anywhere, and the patch ended up not being applied).

Jordi Mallach <jordi>
Project Administrator


Attached Files
file #18954:  01_manpage_hyphens.patch added by jordi (3kB - application/octet-stream)


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Fri Feb 21 14:42:25 2014bensOpen/ClosedOpen=>Closed
    Fri Nov 27 02:51:55 2009astyanaxStatusNone=>Done
      Assigned toNone=>astyanax
    Wed Oct 28 18:31:36 2009jordiAttached File-=>Added 01_manpage_hyphens.patch, #18954

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