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patch #6964: Correct minus sign escaping in manpages

Submitted by:  Jordi Mallach <jordi>
Submitted on:  Wed 28 Oct 2009 06:31:36 PM UTC  
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Done
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Chris Allegretta <astyanax>
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  None

Fri 27 Nov 2009 02:51:55 AM UTC, 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 28 Oct 2009 06:31:36 PM UTC, 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 (3KiB - application/octet-stream)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2014-02-21 bens Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2009-11-27 astyanax StatusNone => Done
        Assigned toNone => astyanax
    2009-10-28 jordi Attached File- => Added 01_manpage_hyphens.patch, #18954

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