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•Re: Puzzle: need a more general algorithm

by merlyn (Sage)
on Jul 08, 2002 at 20:17 UTC ( #180305=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Puzzle: need a more general algorithm

Take a look at Knuth's TeX language. This is pretty close to the "line length" issue that gets solved for every paragraph set by his typesetting system. And if anyone has a good general algorithm for doing this, it's got to be Knuth!

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

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