The following paragraph types are available.
Sets a paragraph with an initial indentation.
Sets a paragraph without an initial indentation.
Sets a paragraph that is indented at both left and right margins
by the amount of the register
The effect is identical to the HTML
The next paragraph or heading returns margins to normal.
QP inserts vertical space of amount set by register
before the paragraph.
These macros begin and end a quoted section.
controls the amount of indentation.
QE insert inter-paragraph vertical space
set by register
The text between
QE can be structured further
by use of the macros
Sets a paragraph whose lines are indented, except for the first line. This is a Berkeley extension.
The following markup uses all four paragraph macros.
.NH 2 Cases used in the study .LP The following software and versions were considered for this report. .PP For commercial software, we chose .B "Microsoft Word for Windows" , starting with version 1.0 through the current version (Word 2000). .PP For free software, we chose .B Emacs , from its first appearance as a standalone editor through the current version (v20). See [Bloggs 2002] for details. .QP Franklin's Law applied to software: software expands to outgrow both RAM and disk space over time. .LP Bibliography: .XP Bloggs, Joseph R., .I "Everyone's a Critic" , Underground Press, March 2002. A definitive work that answers all questions and criticisms about the quality and usability of free software.
PORPHANS register (see ms Document Control Registers)
operates in conjunction with each of these macros, to inhibit the
printing of orphan lines at the bottom of any page.