On Mon, 31 Jul 1995, James A. Robinson wrote:
> Did you intend for TeX to not display the pages it was formating? If
> so, could I ask for a second package with the "normal" output? When I
> TeXed a document, it showed the
> This is TeX, Version 3.1415 (C version 6.1)
> thing, and then processed stuff silently. It _did_ process everything
> and all, but failed to do the normal
>   
???? This should only happen for the make-texfmt script.
I didn't change anything when TeX (nor initex) is invoked directly.
And LaTeX'ing userdoc.tex shows the expected behaviour for me.
How did you call TeX, what is the logfile saying?