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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=
 
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|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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|Version date=2009-01-13
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|Real name=Werner Lemberg
 
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Revision as of 14:59, 26 October 2012

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groff

https://www.gnu.org/software/groff/
Document formatting system.

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

https://www.gnu.org/software/groff/manual/

https://www.gnu.org/software/groff/groff-mission-statement.pdf

https://www.gnu.org/software/groff/groff-and-mom.pdf

https://www.gnu.org/software/groff/grohtml.pdf

Related Projects





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Bendikker

Verified on

17 May 2018




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Werner Lemberg Maintainer
Bertrand Garrigues Maintainer
G. Branden Robinson contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/groff
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/groff/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Generalhttps://savannah.gnu.org/people/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/groff/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/groff-commit/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/groff.git/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/groff/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-groff/


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 January 2019.



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