eplain man page

eplain — expanded plain TeX

Synopsis

eplain [ first-line ]

Description

eplain is an extension of plain TeX originally described in the book TeX for nroff for the Impatient. It adds these features (among others) to plain TeX:

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left-justified displays
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double-column output
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tables of contents
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\hrule and \vrule with a different default than 0.4pt
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time of day
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verbatim file listing
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generalized footnotes
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blank and black boxes
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citations using BibTeX

Files

eplain/doc/eplain.texi
TeXable documentation of etex macros in texinfo format.
eplain.info*
Online GNU Emacs info(1) files produced from eplain.texi.

See Also

texinfo(5), tex(1),
Karl Berry, eplain, TUGboat 11(4), 571--572, 1990, http://tug.org/TUGboat/tb11-4/tb30resou….
Paul W. Abrahams with Karl Berry and Kathryn A. Hargreaves, TeX for nroff for the Impatient, http://www.gnu.org/software/teximpatient.

Info

30 September 2013 Eplain 3.6