Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/lib/libc/gen
To: None <>
From: M. Warner Losh <>
List: source-changes
Date: 11/23/2003 09:52:58
In message: <>
            Jason Thorpe <> writes:
: On Nov 22, 2003, at 11:27 PM, John Hawkinson wrote:
: > You really need to put this in our style guide (and get
: > core/technical-exec buyoff) if you want developers to
: > enforce it.
: IIRC, "new sentence, new line" has always been a requirement for *roff 
: to process text correctly.

That's what I was told when I asked why FreeBSD enforced such a rule.
Maybe things have changed in roff-land since then...