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From: purdue!jtk
Date: Tue Aug 10 04:46:47 1982
Subject: re: Scribe to TROFF
Posted: Mon Aug  9 15:51:43 1982
Received: Tue Aug 10 04:46:47 1982

We have a Scribe to TROFF translator implementation in progress (4.1 bsd).
Actually, our goal is much more modest: to provide a Scribe-like user
interface to TROFF. I expect we'll have to punt on many features.

A similar project was done at the University of Arizona by Tim Budd. His
program (SCRBL) is written in SNOBOL4 and runs on a PDP 11/70.

Tim Korb (jtk@Purdue)