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Re: NAME_MAX usage not consistent across man pages

On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 11:01:16PM +0200, Nicolas Joly wrote:
> To be consistent across all pages, we should use a single expression
> in all pages. I'm for using the `.Brq Dv NAME_MAX' one, which add the
> braces (without spaces, following the opengroup man pages) using a
> mdoc macro.

I think all #defined constants should be marked with just .Dv, as is noted
also in mdoc.samples(7). If the ".Brq Dv" would be preferred, there are
thousands (or maybe even tens of thousands...) instances that should be
changed as well.

- Jukka.

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