### Diff for /mandoc/man.7 between version 1.17 and 1.18

version 1.17, 2009/06/25 11:35:28 version 1.18, 2009/07/04 09:00:41
 Line 95  or a single one-character sequence.
 Line 95  or a single one-character sequence.
.Pp  .Pp
Characters may alternatively be escaped by a slash-asterisk,  Characters may alternatively be escaped by a slash-asterisk,
.Sq \e* ,  .Sq \e* ,
with the same combinations as described above.  This form is deprecated.  with the same combinations as described above.
.Pp
Terms may also be text-decorated using the
.Sq \ef
escape followed by a text-decoration letter: B (bold), I, (italic), or P
and R (Roman, or reset).
.\" SUB-SECTION  .\" SUB-SECTION
.Ss Whitespace  .Ss Whitespace
Unless specifically escaped, consecutive blocks of whitespace are pruned  Unless specifically escaped, consecutive blocks of whitespace are pruned
 Line 217  system, the following macros are also supported:
 Line 222  system, the following macros are also supported:
These follow the same calling conventions as the above  These follow the same calling conventions as the above
.Nm  .Nm
macros.  macros.
.\" SECTION
.Sh COMPATIBILITY
See
.Xr mdoc 7
for groff compatibility notes.
.\" SECTION  .\" SECTION