man shows ESC-sequences

Thomas de Roo at
Mon Oct 14 04:08:28 PDT 2002

On Monday 14 October 2002 12:26, you wrote:
> Moin!
> Man or less can't format the manpages right. The esc-seqences are shown
> as ESC4am.
> Thanks for help
> Kai Wüstermann
From the book (4.0, chapter 6, section man-1.5k):

Note: If you wish to disable SGR escape sequences, you should edit the 
man.conf file and add the -c argument to nroff.

Did you try this?

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