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[bug #56015] tty device should handle bullet character more intelligentl
G. Branden Robinson
[bug #56015] tty device should handle bullet character more intelligently
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 05:14:09 -0400 (EDT)
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Update of bug #56015 (project groff):
Status: None => Need Info
Assigned to: None => gbranden
Follow-up Comment #2:
Oh. I need to (temporarily?) retract my +1.
We already have the concept of a fallback character; it's what the .fchar
request is for. And an overstriking fallback is the very next thing in
Werner is the person who added this special casing for \[bu] back in 2015.
Author: Werner Lemberg <address@hidden>
Date: Wed Jun 17 19:47:20 2015 +0200
* tmac/tty.tmac: Fix mapping of \[bu] character for -Tutf8.
Problem reported by address@hidden
I'll have to go to the mailing list to see if I can track this down. The
motivation is not spelled out here.
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