[tex-live] running programs from texlive tlc2

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Thu Dec 9 15:53:57 CET 2004

Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> writes:

> Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
>> The TeX book takes 3 seconds on this box, and generates 483 pages.
>> Lets assume that your whatever bible has approx the same number
>> of final pages, and takes 3 hours. That means your macros are
>> *3 and a half thousand* times more complicated than Knuth's.
>> I just cannot conceive what they are doing!
> \def\LetsPunishWindowsUsers
>    {\begingroup \batchmode
>     \font\linuxonly=fontonlyavailableonlinux
>     \endgroup}
> \everypar{\LetsPunishWindowsUsers}

\batchmode is not susceptible to grouping.

David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum

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