[texhax] where are latex functions defined?

Manoj Kummini kummini at math.ukans.edu
Mon Dec 22 23:41:21 CET 2003

On Mon, Dec 22, 2003 at 16:10:15hrs -0600, Joe Corneli wrote:

> For example, I'd like to look at the definition of
> `\alph'. But would also like to look at the definition
> of pretty much everything. Can you tell me what files to
> look in?

The document class files that you are using and latex.ltx. If you are on a
Unix system, you can get the path by 

#`kpsewhich latex.ltx'

Also, source2e.tex, which you can download from CTAN and compile.


Manoj Kummini
Graduate Student, Dept. of Mathematics, The Univ. of Kansas,
Lawrence KS 66045 USA.  38 deg 55 min N, 95 deg 14 min W.

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