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Comprehensive TeX Archive Network

Direc­tory support/txt

README
To install:

1) Copy the desired .sty files to your favoriate LaTeX library (e.g.,
/usr/lib/tex/inputs).

   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.,
/usr/lib/tex/fonts).

3) Make and install the new version of dvi2tty:

   cd dvi2tty
   make
   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 .

Pack­agetxt
Ver­sion 1992-09-30
Li­censeUn­known Sta­tus, No In­for­ma­tion Avail­able
Main­tainerRalph Droms
Topics DVI out­put to plain text
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