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bug #40781: "man -H gcc" produces huge fonts

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Submitted on:  Tue 03 Dec 2013 05:52:14 AM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Invalid
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Tue 03 Dec 2013 06:15:05 PM UTC, comment #2:

Ok here you go http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/index.php?40793

Tue 03 Dec 2013 09:58:38 AM UTC, comment #1:

man just uses "groff -mandoc -Thtml" to do the rendering, and I can see the same problem if I run the page through that directly. Could you please report this to the groff project instead, attaching the source file (probably /usr/share/man/man1/gcc.1.gz or similar) so that they can easily reproduce this?

(I'm sorry that I have to mark the bug as "Invalid" here; the Savannah bug tracker does not allow me to reassign a bug to a different project, which is what I really want to do.)

Colin Watson <cjwatson>
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Tue 03 Dec 2013 05:52:14 AM UTC, original submission:

On updated Arch Linux, man version 2.6.5, man-db version 2.6.5-1.

Steps to reproduce:
1) man -Hfirefox gcc
2) scroll to the middle of the page



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