Command/Runoff: Commands

Command Command/Runoff: Commands
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category Runoff: Commands (93)
Description forces a page break.

".bp", terminates the current page, prints the optional footing, ejects a page, increments the page counter, and prints the optional heading.

The text immediately following the ".begin page" command is printed on the next page. (see "nofill")

".begin page" must begin in position one of the attribute. If it is in the middle of an attribute, it is ignored and printed as text.
Syntax .begin page
This is page one.
.begin page 
This is page two attribute 1.
This is page two attribute 2.
This is page three.
Related runoff.fill