Infinite Paper Machine

Computer interface for a typewriter. Inspired by

Render of typewriter with a wikipedia article on it.

Imagine a TTY interface that allows you to scroll the paper output both forwards and backwards with a line feed knob or lever. Opening an email, or manpage, or an article won't create massive scroll action, and text could be read in a comfortable pace.

Loop of e-paper over a platen.

Current output creates context, which could be used for subsequent actions. Forwarding an article, or trying out a command in repl terminal. Those actions might start right in the middle of the current output, at the caret position, and without modifying the exisiting content. Occasionally, paper margins could be used to enrich the output.