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NROFF(1)		    General Commands Manual		      NROFF(1)

       nroff - emulate nroff command with groff

       nroff [-CchipStUvwW] [-dcs] [-Mdir] [-mname] [-nnum] [-olist] [-rcn]
	     [-Tname] [file ...]
       nroff --help
       nroff -v | --version

       The nroff script emulates the nroff command using groff.	  Only	ascii,
       latin1,	utf8,  and  cp1047 are devices accepted by nroff to select the
       output encoding emitted by grotty, groff's TTY output device.  If  nei-
       ther  the GROFF_TYPESETTER environment variable nor the -T command line
       option (which overrides the environment variable) specifies  a  (valid)
       device,	nroff  checks  the  current  locale to select a default output
       device.	It first tries the locale program, then the environment	 vari-
       ables  LC_ALL, LC_CTYPE, and LANG, and finally the LESSCHARSET environ-
       ment variable.

       The -h and -c options are equivalent to grotty's options -h (using tabs
       in  the	output)	 and  -c  (using  the old output scheme instead of SGR
       escape sequences).  The -d, -C, -i, -M, -m, -n,	-o,  -r,  -w,  and  -W
       options	have  the  effect  described  in troff(1).  In addition, nroff
       silently ignores the options -e, -q, and -s (which are not  implemented
       in troff).  Options -p (pic), -t (tbl), -S (safer), and -U (unsafe) are
       passed to groff.	 -v and --version  show	 the  version  number,	--help
       prints a help message.

	      The  default  device for groff.  If not set (which is the normal
	      case), it defaults to `ps'.

	      A colon separated list of directories in which to search for the
	      groff executable before searching in PATH.  If unset, `/usr/bin'
	      is used.

       This shell script is basically intended for use	with  man(1).	nroff-
       style character definitions (in the file tty-char.tmac) are also loaded
       to emulate unrepresentable glyphs.

       groff(1), troff(1), grotty(1)

Groff Version 1.22.2		7 February 2013			      NROFF(1)