Re: Ubuntu vs. Debian (was Re: Introduction)
On Sun, Feb 11, 2007 at 10:12:42PM +0100, Joe Hart wrote:
> >If you want a GUI, use Lyx. If you want to just use Vim, then use
> >straight LaTex.
Or auctex with emacs.
> Thanks Doug. I will definately have to check it out. Most of my work
> is fiction and doesn't need to TOC or the index, but does need chapters
> and perhaps sections. I'd never heard of LaTex either. I learn more
> and more each day. How fun!
Apparently some people use Linux just for TeX/LaTeX.
TeX vs wordprocessing is like Linux vs Windows (no comparison!!)
http://www.tex.ac.uk/cgi-bin/texfaq2html?label=dropping (try different
Don't forget to check that your /etc/apt/sources.lst entries point to
etch and not testing, otherwise you may end up with a broken system once
etch goes stable.