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Direc­tory tex-archive/support/texfot

texfot is a Perl script to filter the online output from a TeX run,
attempting to show only those messages which probably deserve some
change in the source.  The TeX invocation itself need not change.

Originally written in 2014.  Released to the public domain.

Author: Karl Berry <>
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Name Size Date Notes
README 348 2014-03-10 09:01
texfot.pdf 11147 2014-03-10 09:14 10398 2014-03-10 09:10

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tex­fot – Fil­ter clut­ter from the out­put of a TeX run

The pack­age pro­vides a small Perl script to fil­ter the on­line out­put from a TeX run, at­tempt­ing to show only those mes­sages which prob­a­bly de­serve some change in the source. The TeX in­vo­ca­tion it­self need not change.

Pack­age De­tailstex­fot
Ver­sion 2014-03-10
Li­censePublic Do­main Soft­ware
Main­tainerKarl Berry
Con­tained inTeXlive as tex­fot
MikTeX as tex­fot
Topics con­trol TeX’s be­haviour dur­ing com­pi­la­tion
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