bugGNU troff - Bugs: bug #62890, [pic] want option for SVG output

 
 

bug #62890: [pic] want option for SVG output

Submitter:  G. Branden Robinson <gbranden>
Submitted:  Fri 12 Aug 2022 01:49:55 AM UTC
 
Category:  Preprocessor pic Severity:  1 - Wish
Item Group:  Feature change Status:  None
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Open/Closed:  Open Planned Release:  None
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Fri 12 Aug 2022 04:36:31 AM UTC, comment #1: 

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> an implementation has been piloted by none other than Brian Kernighan himself.


as revealed in http://minnie.tuhs.org/pipermail/tuhs/2022-August/026310.html

Dave <barx>
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Fri 12 Aug 2022 01:49:55 AM UTC, original submission:  

SVG output from pic would have obvious advantages for GNU troff HTML output, among other virtues.

Further, an implementation has been piloted by none other than Brian Kernighan himself.  It may not be available, but perhaps knowledge of a completed proof-of-concept will motivate a contributor.

G. Branden Robinson <gbranden>
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