# [dev-context] \getbufferparagraphs

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Jan 3 18:43:12 CET 2013

```On 1/3/2013 5:23 PM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
>
> Am 31.12.2012 um 19:28 schrieb Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl>:
>
>> On 12/30/2012 11:41 AM, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
>>> Hi Hans,
>>>
>>> do you plan to add the \getbufferparagraphs command to MkIV or is it marked obsolete?
>>
>> if needed i can do that (not much work) but i need to figure out the specs -)
>
> I don’t need it, I was only interested what’s the purpose of the command and how it works (not so hard after reading the source).

we were typesetting examns where there is a large text and students have
to answer questions about a specific paragraph so that one was repeated
with the question (so: filtering, keeping line numbers right, etc)

Hans

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