TUGboat

The Communications of
the TeX Users Group


TUGboat 2:3, November 1981

Press Figure
 
Complete issue 2:3 as one pdf (5.3mb)  
Title page
Addresses of officers, authors and others
Official announcements
 
General Delivery3–7 
Message from the Chairman
  Michael Spivak
3–4 
TUG Treasurer's report
  Samuel B. Whidden
The current state of things
  Donald Knuth
5–6 
TUG Winter 1982 meeting, January 11–12, 1982, Cincinnati, Ohio
  Tom Pierce
 
Software
Pascal-coded TeX errata
  Arthur Samuel
7–8 
The format of PXL files
  David Fuchs
8–12 
 
Output Devices
Sample of output from an IDS-640
  John Sauter
13 
Output device index
  Rilla Thedford
14 
A Varian output driver in VAX/VMS Fortran
  Jim Mooney
14–15 
Diabolic TeX
  Timothy Murphy
15–21 
 
Site Reports21–34 
News from the home front (Stanford)
  David Fuchs
21–22 
TeX under the North Star
  Michael Frisch
22–23 
A TUGboat tour: Excerpts from the TeXnician's log
  Barbara Beeton
23–25 
TeX for the HP3000
  Lance Carnes
25–26 
TeX for the IBM 370
  Susan Plass
26–27 
TeX in Israel
  Jeffrey S. Rosenschein
27–28 
TeX at the University of Michigan, summary of progress
  David Rodgers
28–29 
VAX on UNIX
  Robert Morris
29 
TeX at CalTech
  Calvin Jackson
29–32 
The status of VAX/TeX at Brown
  Janet Incerpi
32 
VAX/VMS site report
  Monte C. Nichols
32 
Enhancements of VAX/VMS TeX at Calma
  John Blair
32–34 
“Poor man's” TeX
  John Sauter
34–35 
 
Fonts
Font update
  Ronald Whitney
35 
 
Warnings & Limitations
Don't just \let TeX hang, \raise or \lower it
  Barbara Beeton
35 
 
Macros
Editor's introduction
  Lynne Price
36 
TUGboat macro index
  Lynne Price
36–37 
Bubbles: A TeXtension in search of a TeXpert
  Timothy Murphy
37–38 
Charting your grammar with TeX
  Michael F. Plass
39–56 
Chemical notation using TeX
  Monte Nichols, Barbara Beeton
57–58 
 
Problems
  Lynne Price 58–65 
Balancing columns of text and translation (from Johnny Stovall) 58–59 
Input-dependent macro redefinition (from Mike Spivak) 59–60 
A macro that prints its name (from Anthony Siegman) 60–61 
Testing the equivalence of strings 61 
Problems from the TeXarcana class: Answers, and another problem 61–65 
 
Letters et alia
 
  J. M. Cole 66 
Formatting a book with TeX: Experiences and observations
  Michael Sannella
66–74 
 
Miscellaneous
Instructions for submitting TUGboat articles on magnetic tape  
Membership application and order form  
 
Supplements
TeX and Metafont Errata  
TUG membership list  


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