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Re: Warn about long lines

From: Dave Kemper
Subject: Re: Warn about long lines
Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2022 15:35:47 -0500

On 8/24/22, Branden Robinson <> wrote:
> Something I regard as more important ...
> is a warning if any "drawing" (including placement of text glyphs)
> traverses the page boundaries.

Having groff natively detect this would indeed be useful.

But some of it turns out to be achievable in user space: see the
clever solution for detecting lines overrunning the right margin that
Peter, Ralph, and Tadziu developed in the thread starting at

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