[tex-k] format building question

Hartmut Henkel hartmut_henkel at gmx.de
Sun Apr 18 01:34:17 CEST 2004

Hi Reinhard,

> you can decide whether e-TeX should behave like Knuth's TeX or not.
> There is a description in section 2.2 of the e-TeX manual (texdoc
> etex).

thanks a lot for your info, found it, that helps!

>     > pdfetex -ini -efmt=pdfetex pdfetex.ini

...and the -fmt/-efmt in that context was rubbish anyway, as it's
ignored for fmt writing (see -jobname/-progname); had copied -fmt from
the old doc.

Regards, Hartmut

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