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Re: info mode header line missing title

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: info mode header line missing title
Date: Sat, 04 Sep 2004 16:13:03 +0200
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"Eli Zaretskii" <eliz@gnu.org> writes:

> Please show some statistics to back up this assertion.  In my
> experience, a large percent of Info nodes have long names so that the
> header line overflows the 79-character limit.

I can confirm this.  On my system more than 50% of the Info nodes would
overflow the limit if the node name would be included in the header line.
Without it, only about 10% remain.

$ zgrep -h '^File: .*Node:' *.gz | wc -l
$ zgrep -h '^File: .*Node:' *.gz | sed -n 's/^[^,]*, *//; /.\{80,\}/p' | wc -l
$ zgrep -h '^File: .*Node:' *.gz | sed -n 's/^[^,]*,[^,]*, *//; /.\{80,\}/p' | 
wc -l


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