[OS X TeX] Re: question on texcount applescript (selected text only)

Daniel Becker daniel.becker at uni-rostock.de
Mon Jun 22 05:19:29 EDT 2009

Dear Tim,

> A good overview of LaTeX word count methods is:
> http://markelikalderon.com/blog/2007/12/30/latex-and-word-count-revisited/
> He compares the results of different methods. He
> seems to like texWordCount best (a perl script linked below).
> http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/~kanmy/software/texWordCount.pl

Thanks for pointing me to those. Looks like texWordCount is an  
My adapted version of Ramon Figueroa-Centeno's applescript could also  
use that one.

I asked the maintainer of texWordCount to submit it to CTAN such that  
it makes it way into TeXLive, ebentually.

Any ideas other than detex + wc for Character-Counting?


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