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Revision 1.33 / (download) - annotate - [selected], Thu Apr 19 23:41:16 2018 UTC (3 years, 2 months ago) by schwarze
Branch: MAIN
CVS Tags: VERSION_1_14_4
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Tweak the description of -l:

Avoid the misunderstanding that the essential purpose of -l is
similar to the purpose of the -a option in mandoc(1), which is not
the point: the fact that -l implies -a is merely a minor detail.
The point of -l is to make man(1) behave like mandoc(1).
Move the mention of -a to the end to de-emphasize it.

Nate Bargmann reported that this seriously confused him,
and i can see why.

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