Re: Re: Publicon

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg70979] Re: [mg70950] Re: Publicon*From*: Benoît Carmichael <benoit.carmichael at ecn.ulaval.ca>*Date*: Fri, 3 Nov 2006 01:39:31 -0500 (EST)*References*: <ei4m3f$dnm$1@smc.vnet.net> <ei9oql$218$1@smc.vnet.net> <200611021148.GAA15692@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: benoit.carmichael at ecn.ulaval.ca

email at email.com a écrit : > An additional user opinion about Publicon. I bought Publicon when it > went out and used it a lot to write reports which were targeted to > LaTeX. I strongly agree with your "you have to be patient enough to > develop a way of working"... I always managed to obtain what I wanted, > but with patience. Ma patience ran out when I wanted to control from > Publicon where my long equations would be split in LaTeX. Again, I > found a way to do it, but it is annoying since it asks to edit the > LaTeX file after translation. I must say that I am also quite deceived > that it has been so long since the release of 1.0.1. It is a nice > product, priced quite low, but many little things have to be improved > and improvement takes a while to show up. > > Personally, a few months ago, I have switch to using Mathematica for writing > small reports (agree with you that it would be wonderful to have > Publicon capability within Mathematica) and BaKoMa TeX World (which is also > very reasonably priced) for LaTeX stuff. > > GL > > On Wed, 1 Nov 2006 09:19:17 +0000 (UTC), "Steve Luttrell" > <steve_usenet at _removemefirst_luttrell.org.uk> wrote: > >> I use it because it is the best way that I can find to transfer material >>from Mathematica to LaTeX. Publicon is still only at version 1.0.1, so you >> have to be patient enough to develop a way of working with it that >> circumvents its foibles. >> >> I wish Wolfram would include Publicon-like capabilities in Mathematica >> itself. >> >> Steve Luttrell >> West Malvern, UK >> >> "rees" <reesevans at gmail.com> wrote in message >> news:ei4m3f$dnm$1 at smc.vnet.net... >>> Is anyone currently using Publicon? I've just started using it, but >>> have found no recent references to it on the web. Thanks. >>> > > I cannot agree more with you. I purchased Publicon when it came out hoping that it would work well in tandem with mathematica to produce technical paper. I found quicly that mathematica output cells could not always be paste directly in publicon documents. In particular, i realised that some cells become uneditable. At the time, I contacted Wolfram staffs on this aspect and they conformed me that I had discover a bug in publicon. As far as I know, no patch have been posted to correct this problem. I gave up lately and decided to go back using mathematica only. I suspect that publicon did not sell well which lead to no further developpements. -- Benoît Carmichael Professeur titulaire Département d'économique Pavillon J.-A. de Sève Université Laval Québec (P.Q) G1K 7P4 Tél.: (418) 656-2131 #5442 Avis relatif à la confidentialité: =================== Ce message contient des renseignements qui peuvent être confidentiels ou protégés. Il s'adresse au destinataire prévu ou à une personne autorisée à le recevoir en son nom. Si vous l'avez reçu par erreur, nous vous prions d'en informer l'auteur dans les meilleurs délais, de ne pas divulguer son contenu et de le supprimer de votre système. ===================

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