The GNU Documentation Format
For Texinfo Version 3.11, August 1997. Robert J. Chassell and Richard M. Stallman. Cover art by Etienne Suvasa. ISBN: 1-882114-65-5
The Texinfo manual explains the markup language that produces our online Info documentation & typeset hardcopies.
It tells you how to make tables, lists, chapters and menus, footnotes & indices, and both number and unnumbered sections and appencies, cross references, & how to catch mistakes, as well as table of contents, automatically numbered lists and other parts of an essay, novel, or technical manual.
The manual includes a complete short sample Texinfo file. It explains how to typeset and print hardcopy, and how to create and install an Info file.
This second edition describes over 50 new commands and contains 21 chapters, 10 appendices & 2 indexes.
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