Subject: Re: Alternatives system, 2nd round
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Matthias Buelow <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/24/2005 15:51:52
Todd Vierling wrote:

> You mean _G_roff.  nroff, as it is available on some OS's, is not so "rich"
> as to provide external command invocation ability.
> So, no go.

Please leave the -msafer option for groff in man.conf in effect at any 
rate.  (See also security/8069 for why).