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[Groff] Groff and computer education

From: Steve Izma
Subject: [Groff] Groff and computer education
Date: Sat, 12 May 2012 13:11:00 -0400
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James Lowden sent me, off list, this link to an article he wrote
about the relevance of groff to fundamental concepts of
programming and computer use. I assume he's too modest to
broadcast it, but I think it's excellent:


Apart from all the typographical issues he raises, I think it
shows how groff is a superior utility because it's a programming
language, entirely unlike WYSIWYG systems.

        -- Steve

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