[TUHS] man-page style

arnold at skeeve.com arnold at skeeve.com
Mon Dec 3 16:52:23 AEST 2018

Eric Allman <tuhs at eric.allman.name> wrote:

> On 2018-11-28 23:25 , arnold at skeeve.com wrote:
> > Any chance you, or someone else, could write that missing manual that
> > explains the "why" of the various troff features?
> > 
> > I've been through CSTR 54 a few times too, although I haven't tried
> > to write a macro package from scratch, and I have to admit that there
> > are things that mystify me.
> At this point it's been so many years since I was actively working on
> troff that it would require more-or-less starting from zero.  Perhaps
> when I retire I'll have that kind of time.

OK, we'll hold you to it. :-)



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