eplain



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NAME

       eplain - extended plain TeX


SYNOPSIS

       eplain [ first-line ]


DESCRIPTION

       This  manual page is not meant to be exhaustive.  The complete documen-
       tation for this version of TeX can be found in the info file or  manual
       Web2C: A TeX implementation.

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

       ·  left-justified displays

       ·  double-column output

       ·  tables of contents

       ·  \hrule and \vrule with a different default than 0.4pt

       ·  time of day

       ·  verbatim file listing

       ·  generalized footnotes

       ·  blank and black boxes

       ·  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.

       The  complete eplain distribution is available via anonymous ftp to the
       Internet host ftp.cs.umb.edu from the file  pub/tex/eplain.tar.Z  which
       is  linked  to  another  file containing the most recent version of the
       package.  Major TeX archive sites should also have it.


SEE ALSO

       emacs(1), info(1), initex(1), tex(1), xinfo(1).
       Karl Berry, eplain, TUGboat 11(4), 571--572, 1990.
       Paul W. Abrahams with Karl Berry and Kathryn  A.  Hargreaves,  TeX  for
       nroff for the Impatient, Addison-Wesley, 1990, ISBN 0-201-51375-7.



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