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[groff] 14/31: groff_man_style(7): Adjust dead-tree typography.

From: G. Branden Robinson
Subject: [groff] 14/31: groff_man_style(7): Adjust dead-tree typography.
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 01:26:04 -0400 (EDT)

gbranden pushed a commit to branch master
in repository groff.

commit e3501a9351abfcdae236ef1021e89b171f711bae
Author: G. Branden Robinson <>
AuthorDate: Sun Aug 14 05:16:53 2022 -0500

    groff_man_style(7): Adjust dead-tree typography.
    Give quote-like characters ' " and ` some "elbow room" when they are
    themselves quoted.  No effect on terminal output.
 tmac/ | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tmac/ b/tmac/
index 9380e7dc0..fa12cd7d8 100644
--- a/tmac/
+++ b/tmac/
@@ -2684,7 +2684,7 @@ Basic Latin neutral apostrophe.
 output devices replace
-.RB \(lq \(aq \(rq
+.RB \(lq\| \(aq \|\(rq
 with a right single quotation mark.
@@ -2708,7 +2708,7 @@ Basic Latin quotation mark
 Use in macro calls to prevent
 .\" This page prefers double quotes, but not here because they are more
 .\" confusing to the eye when another double quote is what is quoted!
-.RB \(oq \(dq \(rq
+.RB \(oq\| \(dq \|\(rq
 .\" AT&T: .RB ` """'
 from being interpreted as beginning a quoted argument,
 or simply for readability.
@@ -2760,7 +2760,7 @@ for example,
 Basic Latin grave accent.
 Some output devices replace
-.RB \(lq \(ga \(rq
+.RB \(lq\| \(ga \|\(rq
 with a left single quotation mark.

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