~sircmpwn/scdoc#25: 
Add support for emails/hyperlinks

It would be nice to have a way to generate the .MT/.ME and the .UR/.UE roff macros.

Ref https://github.com/emersion/mako/pull/233

Status
RESOLVED WONT_FIX
Submitter
~emersion
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No-one
Submitted
2 years ago
Updated
1 year, 1 month ago
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~sircmpwn 2 years ago

Would this fix anything? Is there a terminal sequence which hints that some text is a URL? Do any man viewers take advantage of such a sequence?

~sircmpwn 2 years ago

Also, need to figure out if that's part of standard roff, or mdoc, or gnu roff, which is not always easy to determine.

~emersion 2 years ago

Yes there is a terminal escape sequence for this: https://gist.github.com/egmontkob/eb114294efbcd5adb1944c9f3cb5feda

I need to dig a little bit more to check if man viewers support it.

~sircmpwn REPORTED WONT_FIX 1 year, 1 month ago

~jatone 1 year, 1 month ago

link/cross reference stuff is mdoc from what I can tell. sad this won't be supported as a result. makes it painful to expose a webpage version of scdoc generated pages. I assume there is 0 interest in used the mdoc version for generated pages?

~sircmpwn 1 year, 1 month ago

No, there is no plan to support mdoc.

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