Editing WEB files with the GNU Emacs editor
If you are developing your WEB, CWEB or FWEB programs
using the GNU Emacs editor, there is web-mode.el
by Mark Motl <email@example.com>;
the corresponding GNU Emacs mode can deal with WEB, CWEB and FWEB.
It is capable of many things, including jumping to sections and
modules, inserting (and previewing) index entries, hiding and
exibiting the body of a .web file (showing the tree), inserting,
quoting, and consistently renaming modules etc. It supports
change files and journal files. It is especially useful when
dealing with large .web files not to have to deal with
Detailed information is contained in the
User's Manual (PostScript).
Here is a
reference card (PostScript).
The sources can be retrieved from
The latest version should always be available via anonymous FTP from
or in Europe from
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Last updated September 30, 1993