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Re: [Bug-gnubg] The cube analysis window.

From: Joern Thyssen
Subject: Re: [Bug-gnubg] The cube analysis window.
Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2004 13:39:30 +0000
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On Tue, Apr 06, 2004 at 02:43:34PM +0200, Øystein Johansen wrote
> >Why not write it texinfo?
> Good question! I aware of the fact that texinfo is the official gnu 
> documentation format.

Yes, that's one good reason :-)

> However....
> I usually get a bit upset by texinfo. I often find limitations and I usually 
> have to type a lot of macros to make thing look fine in all formats,

Yes, but writing in LaTeX only makes one format, namely postscript, look
fine. The advantage of writing in texinfo is that you can easily produce
info, man, postscript, pdf, html, from the same source.

> and I'm often finding myself making a compromise and therfore not
> focusing on the content. I'm not using any advanced features of LaTeX,
> and I think it will be quite simple to convert it back to texinfo.

Hopefully, because I don't see any way around having the documentation
written in texinfo.

Anyway, if you've already written those macros, what's the problem :-)


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