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bug#29872: 26.0.90; `man' output encoding, hyphen chars


From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: bug#29872: 26.0.90; `man' output encoding, hyphen chars
Date: Sat, 30 Dec 2017 20:28:28 +0200

> Date: Sat, 30 Dec 2017 20:20:16 +0200
> From: Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden
> 
> What about the below, does that work?
> 
>   (let ((locale-coding-system 'utf-8))
>     (man "find"))

One other thing to try: set GROFF_TYPESETTER=ascii in the environment,
then invoke "M-x man" normally.  This method assumes that you don't
have a find.1 file in the man/cat1 directory; if you do, delete it
first, so that running "man" the first time after that will recreate
it.





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