nroff -mandoc | more no longer works

Christian Weisgerber naddy at
Mon Aug 15 19:30:40 UTC 2011

Robert Watson <rwatson at> wrote:

> I'm guessing this relates to nroff/groff tweaks, but I was a bit unhappy to 
> learn that the command I've used for the last decade to render man pages while 
> editing them (nroff -mandoc foo.1 | more) no longer works (output below).

nroff -c -mandoc foo.1  should work as expected.

Christian "naddy" Weisgerber                          naddy at

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