[OS X TeX] Macintouch report on TeX versus Word

Alain Schremmer schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Wed Jan 21 12:29:15 EST 2009

On Jan 21, 2009, at 11:42 AM, David B. Thompson, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE,  
CFM wrote:

> On Jan 20, 2009, at 21:02 , Jean-Christophe Helary wrote:
>> Although it looks a little bit weird to people who have never done  
>> any markup by hand, any one who has typed a few HTML tags (and  
>> that is potentially a huge lot if you consider that all the  
>> bloggers around have access to the HTML representation of their  
>> articles) can comfortably use LateX for trivial to moderately  
>> complex jobs.
> Using LaTeX made learning HTML+CSS almost trivial. I understood the  
> structural concepts from my experience with LaTeX; learning the  
> syntax and the result was what was required. I can imagine that  
> going the other direction would be nearly as straightforward.

I love to bang my head against the walls because it feels so good  
when I stop.


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