[OS X TeX] Creating a Sensible PDF Document
rloukano at stp.lingfil.uu.se
Wed Feb 7 15:31:02 EST 2007
On Wed, 7 Feb 2007, Peter Dyballa wrote:
>> English language question : what do you mean by `sensible', applied to a
>> pdf file ? What is the difference with `sensitive' ? In French, the two
>> words are almost synonymous.
> The English word 'sensible' means reasonable, rational;
Not necessary; only in some of its meanings there is a connotation for
reasonable and/or rational.
> 'sensitive' has to do
> with sentiment, feelings.
Absolutely, not necessary.
Both words a ambiguous, and the interpretation depends on the context of
usage, as in this case.
>> For differential equations, you can say "sensible aux conditions
> Here the French 'sensible' might mean something like receptive to, depending
> on, or subject of some initial conditions. (But I am no native speaker as
> The future will be much better tomorrow.
> -- George W. Bush
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