Manual page for TC(1)
tc - phototypesetter simulator
input (standard input default)
as device codes for a Graphic Systems phototypesetter (cat).
The standard output of
is intended for a Tektronix 4015 (a 4014 terminal
with ASCII and APL character sets).
The sixteen typesetter sizes are mapped into the 4014's
the entire TROFF character set is drawn using the 4014's
using overstruck combinations where necessary.
troff -t file | tc
At the end of each page
waits for a newline (empty line) from the keyboard before
continuing on to the next page.
In this wait state, the command
will suppress the screen erase before the next page;
sN will cause the next N pages to be skipped;
!line will send line to the shell.
The command line options are:
Don't wait between pages; for directing output into a file.
Skip the first N pages.
Set page length to L.
L may include the scale factors
default is picas.
- '-l w'
Multiply the default aspect ratio, 1.5, of a displayed page
Font distinctions are lost.
character set is limited to ASCII in just one size.
The aspect ratio option is unbelievable.
Created by unroff & hp-tools.
© by Hans-Peter Bischof. All Rights Reserved (1997).
Last modified 21/April/97