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Directory support/txt

To install:

1) Copy the desired .sty files to your favoriate LaTeX library (e.g.,

   txt.sty      - Generates fixed-width font output from LaTeX input.
                  Does flush-right output if doc.tfm is installed.

   txt-old.sty  - Older version of txt.sty that generates ragged-right
                  output, but does not require doc.tfm

   txt.tex      - "Documentation" for the above.

   rfc.sty      - .sty for Internet RFCs.

   i-d.sty      - .sty for Internet Drafts.

   rfc.tex      - "Documentation" for the above.

2) Copy the doc.tfm file to your favorite LaTeX font directory (e.g.,

3) Make and install the new version of dvi2tty:

   cd dvi2tty
   cp dvi2tty <your favorite binary directory>

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (43.4k).

txt – Output documents via terminals, line printers, etc

The package provides the means to prepare a DVI file for approximately laid-out monospace font text output. This output could then be converted to text using (for example) dvi2tty and then submitted to a line printer.

The package is incomplete (it relies on a font ‘doc’ which it refers to as a ‘pseudo-font’ but nowhere explains where it comes from). Furthermore, it was written for obsolete 2.09 (though it runs, modulo the absence of the font) under current .

Version 1992-09-30
MaintainerRalph Droms
TopicsDVI to text
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