TUGboat

The Communications of
the TeX Users Group


TUGboat 4:1, April 1983

Press Figure
 
Complete issue as one pdf (3.7mb)  
Addresses of officers, authors and others
Official announcements
 
General Delivery4–6 
Library subscriptions—What are they?
Users' Course in AmSTeX
  Michael Spivak
TUG financial reports: 1982 TUG Treasurer's Report; 1983 TUG Budget
  Samuel B. Whidden
4–6 
 
Software
TeXhax summary
  David Fuchs
6–9 
 
Output Devices10–13 
Chart: Output devices and computers 10 
Index to sample output from various devices 10 
Low-cost downloadable font devices
  Nelson H. F. Beebe
11–12 
TeX on the OSP130
  Patrick Ion, Bill Hall, Rilla J. Thedford
12 
Sample output from Florida Data OSP 130 13 
 
Site Reports14–23 
News from all over
  David Fuchs
14–15 
TeX on the HP-1000
  Irene J. Bunner and John D. Johnson
16 
Unix TeX site report
  Richard Furuta and Pierre MacKay
17–18 
Porting TeX to VAX/UNIX
  Pavel Curtis and Howard Trickey
18–20 
TeX at the University of Washington: Tops-20, Unix, Versatec, and the Monolithic
  Pierre MacKay and Richard Furuta
21–22 
VAX/VMS site report
  Monte C. Nichols
22 
TeX at Calma R& D
  David Krapp
23 
TeX at Texas A& M University
  Norman Naugle and Bart Childs
23 
 
“small” TeX
Editor's introduction
  Lance Carnes
24 
 
Fonts
Pictures are just big letters
  Scott Guthery
25 
Computer calligraphy
  Georgia K. M. Tobin
26–32 
Announcement: Fifth ATypI Working Seminar, The computer and the hand in type design: The aesthetics and technology of digital letterforms 33 
 
Macros
TUGboat macro index
  Lynne A. Price
33–35 
How to build a \strut
  Barbara Beeton
35–36 
Determining hashtable size and other quantities
  Barbara Beeton
36–37 
Some layout macros
  August Mohr
37–38 
Testing the widths of a font
  Robert M. McClure
38 
 
Problems
Hanging punctuation 39 
 
Letters et alia
How to obtain TeX82 on tape
  Maria Code
40 
Announcement: Manipulation de Documents—Journées Francophones 40 
 
Dreamboat
TeX as a programming language?
  A. E. Siegman
41–42 
 
Advertisements
Textset, Inc.—A service for TeX users 43 
Quality Micro Systems—Lasergrafix 1200 44 
 
Miscellaneous
TeX82 order form 45–46 
Membership application and order form 47–48 
 
Supplements
TeX and Metafont: Errata and changes  
TUG membership list  


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