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Re: Putting accented characters in manpages?

On Oct 09 2005, Roger Leigh wrote:
> man groff_char

Thank you very much for this one. I didn't have the whole groff
installed here, only the base files and, thus, that didn't include the
groff_char manpage. Thanks for all that pointed that out.

> For example, to write your name use "Rog\['e]rio Brito", or for full
> AT&T troff compatibility, use "\('e" (\[] is groff-specific).

Since I'm packaging lame, which is supposed to run also on non-GNU
systems, I'll be using the latter.

Thank you very much, Rogério Brito.

Rogério Brito : rbrito@ime.usp.br : http://www.ime.usp.br/~rbrito
Homepage of the algorithms package : http://algorithms.berlios.de
Homepage on freshmeat:  http://freshmeat.net/projects/algorithms/

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