[Scribus] OT: how would you do mathematics in scribus?
Owen Cook
rcook
Thu Feb 16 06:51:34 CET 2006
On Thu, 16 Feb 2006, David Purton wrote:
> Hi folks,
>
> I marked this off topic, since it's not really related to scribus
> specifically - rather dtp generally.
>
> How would you do mathematically intensive books in a page layout program
> such as Scribus?
>
> eg. - lots of inline mathematics
> lots of display mathematics
> lots of technical diagrams
> lots of numbered items with multiple levels of numbering - layed
> out both horizontally and vertically. Horizontal layout of
> numbering might be 2, 3, 4, etc parts across page.
>
> Must be easy to both set quickly and edit both diagrams and text.
> Mathematics must be beautiful - think LaTeX, NOT MS equation editor...
Well why not do it in LATEX and import it into scribus.
You might have to be a bit careful with the fonts if there is a mixture of
maths and text
If you use KDE, kile might help
Owen
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