Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 190287
man fails to properly format pages when screen width 68-79 chars
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:31 EST
Description of problem:
Man doesn't display manual pages properly on screen with widths between 68 and
79 characters inclusive.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.set xterm width to 70 characters
2.man -c man
Awful line wrapping, with difficult to read page
Should reformat to correct width
Created attachment 128410 [details]
Patch to ensure man pages fit on screen
Thank you for your bug report and your patch.
This problem is fixed in the last version of man (man-1.6c-3).