rdt at cs.queensu.ca
Mon Feb 27 02:56:05 CET 2017
>|It's hard to believe that you need a 2.09 format to be honest.
>|It would be simpler just to add any macros that need adding to a
>|and use latex as normal. If the file really needed a 1980's tex
>|then you'd need to pull out an archived tex tree from that date, but if
>|with a current texlive but just using a 2.09 format it's almost certainly
>|to use standard latex and if there are any macros where the 2.09
>|emulation isn't good
>|enough, to over-ride them in latex209.cfg.
It's a 650-page book with rather complex use of fonts. It's
far easier to use latex209 than to try to do all that.
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