[tex-k] TeX and IPC

Karl Berry karl at freefriends.org
Tue Aug 23 00:39:57 CEST 2011

    Question: which Unix programs use TeX's IPC communication 

PyTeX is the only one I know of.

    what is their definition of the IPC messages?

No idea.

For the record ... Tom Rokicki wrote the IPC stuff for the NeXT and his
TeXView.app there, which tells you its age.  For a "recent" message from
Tom on the subject:


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