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|Short description=Document formatting system
 
|Short description=Document formatting system
 
|Full description=Based on a device-independent version of `troff,' `groff' (GNU Troff) is a document processor which reads plain text and formatting commands, produces formatted output from them, and then outputs it to another device. The package is essential for viewing online manual pages. Output can be produced in a number of formats including plain ASCII and PostScript. All the standard macro packages are supported.
 
|Full description=Based on a device-independent version of `troff,' `groff' (GNU Troff) is a document processor which reads plain text and formatting commands, produces formatted output from them, and then outputs it to another device. The package is essential for viewing online manual pages. Output can be produced in a number of formats including plain ASCII and PostScript. All the standard macro packages are supported.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/groff/groff.html
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
 
 
|Component programs=troff,nroff,tbl,eqn,pic,grn,refer,soelim,grog,groffer,gxditview,eqn2graph,grap2graph,pic2graph,gdiffmk,pdfroff
 
|Component programs=troff,nroff,tbl,eqn,pic,grn,refer,soelim,grog,groffer,gxditview,eqn2graph,grap2graph,pic2graph,gdiffmk,pdfroff
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/groff/groff.html
 
|VCS checkout command=
 
 
|Computer languages=C++
 
|Computer languages=C++
 
|Documentation note=User guides included
 
|Documentation note=User guides included
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
 
|Related projects=Deroff,Spline
 
|Related projects=Deroff,Spline
 
|Keywords=editing,troff,formatting,GNU troff
 
|Keywords=editing,troff,formatting,GNU troff
|Is GNU=y
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|Version identifier=1.21
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|Version date=2010/12/31
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/groff/groff-1.21.tar.gz
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2009-08-07
 
|Last review date=2009-08-07
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=1.20.1
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version date=2009-01-13
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|License verified date=2009-01-13
|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/groff/groff-1.20.1.tar.gz
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|License verified date=2009-01-13
 
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|Real name=Werner Lemberg
 
|Real name=Werner Lemberg
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|Email=wl@gnu.org
 
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Latest revision as of 15:59, 26 October 2012

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groff

http://www.gnu.org/software/groff/groff.html
Based on a device-independent version of `troff,' `groff' (GNU Troff) is a document processor which reads plain text and formatting commands, produces formatted output from them, and then outputs it to another device. The package is essential for viewing online manual pages. Output can be produced in a number of formats including plain ASCII and PostScript. All the standard macro packages are supported.

Documentation

User guides included

Related Projects

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Download

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released on 31 December 2010

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Licensing

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GPLv2Kelly Hopkins13 January 2009



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email wl@gnu.org" Werner Lemberg Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview https://savannah.gnu.org/cvs/?group=groff
Bug Tracking Mailing List Info/Archive http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-groff
Developer Mailing List Info/Archive http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/groff


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 August 2009.



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