runoff command

The runoff command facilitates the preparation and maintenance of textual material such as memos, manuals, and so on.


runoff file.reference itemlist*{(options)}


file.reference File that contains the items specified in itemlist.
itemlist* Chains items to other items within the same item list.
options c Suppresses the .chain and .read commands.
i Outputs the name of the next item-ID to be output.
j Suppresses highlights.
n Prevents pausing at page breaks when outputting to the terminal.
number Sets the number of times boldface or underscore characters are printed.
p Directs output to system printer, via the Spooler.
s Suppresses boldface, underline, fonts, and default headings.
u Forces all output to uppercase.