[metapost] Re: [metafont] Dumping preloaded executables in the [g]?olden days

Laurence Finston lfinsto1 at gwdg.de
Thu Jan 6 10:35:19 CET 2005

On Wed, 5 Jan 2005, Nelson H. F. Beebe wrote:

> Below is a demonstration in TOPS-20 on the KLH10 simulator that I ran
> just now to show how easy it was for Don Knuth to provide for
> preloading of large macro packages in TeX and Metafont on TOPS-20.


Thank you very much.  I'm going to need some time to work through this,
though.  I especially enjoyed your "trip down memory lane".  I didn't
start programming until 1991, so I missed out on that era.


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