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[groff] 15/40: groff_man*(7): Clarify and tighten.

From: G. Branden Robinson
Subject: [groff] 15/40: groff_man*(7): Clarify and tighten.
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2022 19:28:05 -0500 (EST)

gbranden pushed a commit to branch master
in repository groff.

commit 539d1ba3b37c88f64c0d4780e900e0a4c6e4dda6
Author: G. Branden Robinson <>
AuthorDate: Sat Dec 10 03:54:42 2022 -0600

    groff_man*(7): Clarify and tighten.
    * Distinguish `HY` register value from hyphenation mode, particularly
      since they have recently been made non-identical.
    * Drop cross-reference to groff(7); another is nearby.
    * Consider the case when the user redundantly specifies `-rP1`.
 tmac/ | 13 +++++++------
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tmac/ b/tmac/
index 1f937d249..b13b34268 100644
--- a/tmac/
+++ b/tmac/
@@ -3337,7 +3337,9 @@ See
 Disable automatic hyphenation.
-it is enabled using a mode appropriate to the
+it is enabled\~(1).
+The hyphenation mode is determined by the
 .I groff
 see section \[lq]Localization\[lq] of
@@ -3404,9 +3406,7 @@ the default is
 Any valid argument to
 .IR groff 's
-\[lq].ft\[rq] request may be used;
-.MR groff @MAN7EXT@ .
+\[lq].ft\[rq] request may be used.
 If the
 .B MF
@@ -3418,8 +3418,9 @@ and italic corrections are applied before and after man 
page topics.
 .BI \-rP n
 Start enumeration of pages at
-.I n
-rather than\~1.
+.IR n .
+The default is\~1.

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