Texmaker in Main Please.
micah at cowan.name
Fri Nov 3 23:18:47 GMT 2006
On Fri, 2006-11-03 at 13:13 -0700, Joseph Smidt wrote:
> On 11/3/06, Constantine Evans <constantine at evanslabs.org> wrote:
> At least in my experience, every TeX/LaTeX user I have met has
> had a
> particular choice of text editor, be it vim, emacs, or cat - >
> file. Are
> there really many users who understand LaTeX and don't have a
> text editor?
> I am a college student and personally know several people who are new
> to both Linux and LaTeX and are required to learn both. I really
> think it would be easier for them to use Texmaker, since they don't
> know how to use emacs or vim initially. I just think it would be nice
> to have one officially supported GUI LaTeX editor which can work for
> everyone, even those new to Linux.
None of this really indicats that Texmaker should be in universe...
> Secondly, you do support auctex. I doubt an overwhelmingly high
> number of Ubuntu users use auctex. Why support a LaTeX editor which
> only appeals to emacs users when you could support one that can work
> for everyone?
AUCTeX is not an editor. It's a set of modules for Emacs.
Micah J. Cowan
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