[texhax] How can I copy all contents in \box255?

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri Mar 26 18:41:57 CET 2004

Maybe something like \setbox 0 = \copy 255 ???

Philip Taylor
Chakrit Nimmanant wrote:

 > Hi,
 >         I use "lineno" package in my book and it works well. However, If I can get all contents from \box255 before it will be \unvbox at every line by the output routine, I will surely improve my book series.
 >         At first , I tried to copy the box's contents into a token register, but it didn't work.
 >         So, could you please suggest me how to get that contents from \box255
 > before \unvbox will blow all of my contents to vertical list by output routine in "lineno" package.
 >         Thanks a lot in advance for your kind suggestion.
 > Regards,
 > Rahagadhi Yamanag
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