|Looking for machine readable compiler writing materials? firstname.lastname@example.org (1992-01-02)|
|Re: Looking for machine readable compiler writing materials? email@example.com (1992-01-07)|
|From:||firstname.lastname@example.org (Henry Spencer)|
|Organization:||U of Toronto Zoology|
|Date:||Tue, 7 Jan 1992 17:12:37 GMT|
In article 92-01-009 email@example.com (Terry Klarich) writes:
>...greate if I could get the dragon book on cdrom or tape.
>[It was typeset in troff, but I have no idea whether it's possible to get
>access to the bits. -John]
Normally the bits are *not* available, since illicit copying of machine-
readable forms is (probably correctly) perceived as a threat to book sales.
It would seem reasonable to make some sort of special arrangements for
the blind and near-blind, but I don't know whether any of the technical
publishers has so far been motivated enough to sort out the legal and
| Henry Spencer @ U of Toronto Zoology
| firstname.lastname@example.org utzoo!henry
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