Some of the online manual pages for Bionic are badly formatted

Bug #1774718 reported by Alexandru Panoiu on 2018-06-01
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Ubuntu Manpage Repository
Medium
David Britton

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David Britton (davidpbritton) wrote :

Thanks -- something has changed on the deployment. I suspect something like someone has run things through a terminal as the w3m program used to generate the manpages just takes the current terminal width by default.

Anyway, I know what to fix here, we just need to explicitly hardcode the column width to 80 or similar.

Changed in ubuntu-manpage-repository:
status: New → Triaged
status: Triaged → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → David Britton (davidpbritton)

Thank you David.

Changed in ubuntu-manpage-repository:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Joshua Powers (powersj) wrote :

All of the example man pages above are now fixed. Most of the man pages that have had this issue have now been regenerated.

Marking fix released.

Changed in ubuntu-manpage-repository:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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