Questions tagged [web]

WEB is a computer programming system created by Donald E. Knuth. TeX and Metafont are written in WEB. This tag covers WEB and related tools (CWEB, web2c).

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What language is TeX implemented in?

I read on Wikipedia that the first version of TeX was written in SAIL. However, does anyone know what language later versions (i.e the current one) are implemented in?
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About web2c, c code conversion

I'd like to convert some Tex-and-friends code to C, so that I can play with modifying it. As I understand it, the process is: (1) The tangle utility converts foo.web to a foo.p (Pascal) file, and ...
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What macros are defined in a Web2c format file?

Web2c defines its format style using Pascal strings, so there are no separator characters between csnames. Is there a straightforward way of listing all csnames bound in a .fmt file?
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Like MathJax, can TikZ be used in drupal site(website)? [closed]

Why I am writing this question here that If I came to know that whether TikZ can be used directly on website or not. If you are aware with Drupal websites(Drupal is a content management system(CMS)), ...
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kisonecat/web2js or tikzjax: Can anyone explain how to change `tex.web` to get eTeX?

The web2js's readme starts with the TeX 82 tex.web. Web2js implements a "Pascal"-like compiler from WEB to WebAssembly. This compiler seems to be especially designed for the tex.web but I want eTeX ...