The pdfTeX Program

@inproceedings{Thnh1998ThePP,
  title={The pdfTeX Program},
  author={H{\`a}n Th{\'e}̂ Th{\`a}nh},
  year={1998}
}
pdfTEX is an extension to TEX which allows the user to generate either DVI or PDF as the primary output format without requiring the use of DVI as an inter-language. The current feature set of pdfTEX is discussed, and further extensions which are currently under consideration for adoption are reviewed. 
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