Subject: Re: Alternatives system, 2nd round
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/24/2005 07:34:52
On Mon, 24 Jan 2005, Alan Barrett wrote:

> I believe that nroff is a sufficiently rich programming language that

You mean _G_roff.  nroff, as it is available on some OS's, is not so "rich"
as to provide external command invocation ability.

So, no go.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>