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authorJohn MacFarlane <>2017-12-12 16:36:23 -0800
committerJohn MacFarlane <>2017-12-12 16:36:23 -0800
commit68edc9efbfd3af5583201ceb5f60e96d34aead1d (patch)
tree7767a9527dc58a827b3e238a1b222176b7304805 /man
parentccfbc205ee0d79cce9d0fc99d8a83e1fa4a63067 (diff)
Update man page.
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diff --git a/man/pandoc.1 b/man/pandoc.1
index 2f759437a..64db3ae51 100644
--- a/man/pandoc.1
+++ b/man/pandoc.1
@@ -3233,6 +3233,9 @@ If a pipe table contains a row whose printable content is wider than the
column width (see \f[C]\-\-columns\f[]), then the cell contents will
wrap, with the relative cell widths determined by the widths of the
separator lines.
+(In this case, the table will take up the full text width.) If no lines
+are wider than column width, then cell contents will not be wrapped, and
+the cells will be sized to their contents.
Note: pandoc also recognizes pipe tables of the following form, as can
be produced by Emacs\[aq] orgtbl\-mode: