An implementation of MetaFont in CWEB

Justin Bailey jgbailey at
Wed May 13 00:29:24 CEST 2020

Are you also re-implementing TeX? I was browsing your github profile and
saw that repo too.

Would be really useful if those repos had READMEs,etc. :)

On Mon, May 11, 2020 at 4:21 AM Igor Liferenko <igor.liferenko at>

> Hi all,
> Don't know if it is the proper place for this, but I'd like to
> announce that new implementation of metafont is available. It is done
> in CWEB, based on web2w program by Martin Ruckert.
> Besides adaptations of web2w for mf.web, I implemented all the bells
> and whistles (interrupt handling, exit code, trailing newline, format
> loading, command line argument handling, editor invokation, setting
> current time, online graphics display).
> Regards,
> Igor
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