The standard library printf_combinator package implements to text formatting modelled on C’s printf(). This library was written in 2002 by Matthias Blume; the design is inspired by Olivier Danvy’s "Functional Prettyprinting" work.
This library provides an alternative to sfprintf, on which
the scripting_globals printf function is based.
The printf_combinator package implements the Printf_Combinator API.
The printf_combinator package source code is in src/lib/src/printf-combinator.pkg.
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