Re: Writing a book w/F16?

On Sun, 2011-12-11 at 10:17 +0000, Ian Malone wrote:
On 11 December 2011 08:31, Jussi Lehtola <jussilehtola@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Sat, 10 Dec 2011 23:18:33 -0500
Tom Horsley <horsley1953@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

On Sat, 10 Dec 2011 23:39:57 -0430
Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:

The irony is that once you
learn a few basics, LaTeX is also easier and quicker for writing
those 1-page memos!

Only if you write them frequently enough to remember the
LaTeX commands :-).

.. or if you use LyX.

Agree about LyX, writing LaTeX is another distraction from writing
content, with LyX you can write and then adjust things later more
easily. Cut and paste is better because LyX can worry about sections
for you.


As long as it is clear that the structures of Lyx code for things
like tables is very different than the LaTex code.--
The Second Law of Thermodynamics: If you think things are in a mess now,
just wait! -- Jim Warner
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