zsoelim - satisfy .so requests in roff input
arguments, or if none are specified, its
standard input for lines of the form:
These requests are replaced by the contents of the filename
the request cannot be met, zsoelim
looks for filename.ext
can be one of .gz
. Other extension
types may be supported depending upon compile time options. If the request can
be met by a compressed file, this file is decompressed using an appropriate
decompressor and its output is used to satisfy the request.
programs were used to allow roff preprocessors to
be able to preprocess the files referred to by the requests. This particular
version was written to circumvent problems created by support for compressed
- -C, --compatible
- This flag is available for compatibility with other soelim
programs. Its use is to enable .so requests followed by something other
than whitespace. As this is already the default behaviour, it is
- -h, --help
- Print a help message and exit.
- -V, --version
- Display version information.
Fabrizio Polacco (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Colin Watson (email@example.com).