[OS X TeX] diagrams

Mark Eli Kalderon eli at markelikalderon.com
Mon Mar 10 11:54:20 EDT 2008

>>> Hello everyone,
>>> Can someone give me some advice about the packages available for
>>> producing commutative diagrams and related stuff in latex?
>> I used gastex.sty for drawing automata and found the look of the
>> transition diagrams, labeling, etc. very good. The package gastex
>> is included in TeXLive2007:
>> /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-dist/tex/latex/gastex
>> <http://www.lsv.ens-cachan.fr/~gastin/gastex/gastex.html>
>> I haven't yet tried the newest developments and the graphical
>> interface JasTeX, linked from the GasTeX site above.
>> There might be other and better possibilities. Let's hear what
>> others would recommend.
>After seeing pgf/tikz, I would not consider anything else for such jobs.
>The package:

Let me second, Haris's suggestion of pgf/tikz. It is both extremely
powerful and relatively easy to use. The manual is a joy. (How often can
you say that?)

Best, Mark

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