[tex-live] running programs from texlive tlc2
tigran at aivazian.fsnet.co.uk
Thu Dec 9 16:15:04 CET 2004
On Thu, 9 Dec 2004, Hans Hagen wrote:
> since the layout is rather simple, tex spends most time constructing the
> text; so my guess is "inefficient macros"
My guess is that they are very complex rather than inefficient. But if you
think you can improve them please feel free to have a go and see if you
can speed them up. I can't promise a (material) reward though, other than
acknowledgment in the Introduction section --- many names already in there
should be familiar to people here as they are TeX hackers :)
I am referring not to my macros (which are all very simple) but to those
of Tiqwah, written by Yannis Haralambous, which is where most of the time
is spent during processing.
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