Formatting and Printing Documents

  • Susan Jones


The last chapter described some rather abstract approaches to the subject of document processing: this one is about real formatting and printing software. It is not intended to be a users’ manual for any of the packages and languages discussed, but to provide an insight into what this kind of software must do to get a document onto paper, and how its users can influence the process.


Printing Document Continuous Text Filling Algorithm Current Page Style File 
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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan Jones
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceCity UniversityNorthampton Square, LondonUK

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