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podlators 2.1.2 released

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Russ Allbery
July 20, 2008 20:21
podlators 2.1.2 released
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This release fixes another bug (with S<>) in UTF-8 output from Pod::Man,
uses the standard .SS macro for subsections, and fixes a variety of
spelling and markup errors in all the documentation thanks to a new test.


has entered CPAN as

  file: $CPAN/authors/id/R/RR/RRA/podlators-2.1.2.tar.gz
  size: 82235 bytes
   md5: 7ad935cb9d0ea0262cf6ade4fdc9bc58

Changes from previous release:

2008-07-20  Russ Allbery  <>

        * VERSION: podlators 2.1.2 released.

        * t/pod-spelling.t: New check to spell-check all POD
        documentation using ispell with Pod::Spell.
        * lib/Pod/ Fix spelling and markup errors in
        documentation and add stop-words where appropriate.
        * lib/Pod/ Likewise.
        * lib/Pod/ Likewise.
        * lib/Pod/Text/ Likewise.
        * lib/Pod/Text/ Likewise.
        * lib/Pod/Text/ Likewise.
        * scripts/pod2man.PL: Likewise.
        * scripts/pod2text.PL: Likewise.

        * lib/Pod/ (cmd_head2): Use .SS instead of a local .Sh
        macro for subheadings.
        (preamble_template): Don't define .Sh.
        * t/ Update output accordingly.
        * t/man.t: Likewise.

        * lib/Pod/ (format_text): Remap ISO 8850-1 non-breaking
        spaces produced by Pod::Simple to the corresponding UTF-8 code
        point for UTF-8 output.
        * t/man-options.t: Test S<> output with UTF-8 enabled.

Russ Allbery (             <>

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