Commit 3d56260a authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris
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(Man-getpage-in-background): Force recent `man's to output

escape sequences even when stdout is not a tty.  (Bug#1142)
parent 2d7752a0
2008-10-16 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* man.el (Man-getpage-in-background): Force recent `man's to output
escape sequences even when stdout is not a tty. (Bug#1142)
2008-10-15 Teodor Zlatanov <tzz@lifelogs.com>
 
* international/mule-conf.el: Add `utf8' and `UTF8' as
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......@@ -829,6 +829,10 @@ all sections related to a subject, put something appropriate into the
(Man-width (frame-width))
((window-width))))))
(setenv "GROFF_NO_SGR" "1")
;; Since man-db 2.4.3-1, man writes plain text with no escape
;; sequences when stdout is not a tty. In 2.5.0, the following
;; env-var was added to allow control of this (see Debian Bug#340673).
(setenv "MAN_KEEP_FORMATTING" "1")
(if (fboundp 'start-process)
(set-process-sentinel
(start-process manual-program buffer
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