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From: Peter Toft <>
To: DocBook Mailing List <>
Subject: <screen>-- </screen>
Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2001 13:07:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0102222041230.8007-100000@pto.sslug> (raw)
Message-ID: <20010222130700.9-2XkNFJRq54iCRVcZHDCGsohTxJcadue50rumDwHMg@z> (raw)

I asked about this a year ago, and nobody really could
help me - here goes again:

Using -- in a screen gives an irritating problem in PS
og PDF-output; look at this one

d--x--x--x DIR1
dr-xr-xr-x DIR2

The output looks in HTML like this (fine)
d--x--x--x DIR1
dr-xr-xr-x DIR2

However PS/PDF sees two consequtive minus-signs as a
long minus, i.e.

d-x-x-x DIR1
dr-xr-xr-x DIR2

It really looks stupid for directory-listings- can I
use a trick to get out of this situation - or trick
pdfjadetex to not combine two minus-signs?

[System; Red Hat 7.0 with updated tetex-pacages from
Tim Waugh <>]

Peter Toft, Ph.D. []

"Unix? What's that? Is that like Linux?"

             reply	other threads:[~2001-02-22 13:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2001-12-19 22:49 Peter Toft [this message]
2001-02-22 13:07 ` Peter Toft
2001-12-19 22:49 ` Tim Waugh
2001-02-22 14:07   ` Tim Waugh
2001-12-19 22:49 ` Wookey
2001-02-23  7:53   ` Wookey
2001-12-19 22:49 ` Norman Walsh
2001-02-23 12:59   ` Norman Walsh
2001-02-24  5:46   ` Sebastian Rahtz
2001-02-24 14:02     ` Peter Toft
2001-02-24 15:56       ` Tim Waugh
2001-02-25  8:02         ` Sebastian Rahtz
2001-02-28 14:27         ` Peter Toft
2001-03-01  1:19           ` Tim Waugh
2001-03-01  7:38           ` Sebastian Rahtz
2001-12-19 22:49   ` Peter Toft
2001-02-23 14:25     ` Peter Toft

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