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Re: cliff dump

On Mon, Feb 24, 2003 at 05:17:18PM +0100, Hilmar Preusse wrote:
> On 22.02.03 Bob Billson (reb@bhive.dhs.org) wrote:
> > On Sat, Feb 22, 2003 at 12:46:57PM -0500, David Z Maze penned:
> > > As far as beginner's reference material goes, I'd recommend installing
> > > the Debian tetex packages and then running 'texdoc lshort', which will
> > > bring up a reasonably good tutorial.
> > 
> > <scratch head> Doesn't work on my Debian (testing) box. :-/  I get:
> > 
> > [reb@etain]:~$ texdoc lshort        
> > Can't find documentation for `lshort
> > 
> drachi:[hille] >dpkg -S /usr/share/doc/texmf/latex/general/lshort.dvi.gz
> tetex-doc: /usr/share/doc/texmf/latex/general/lshort.dvi.gz
> drachi:[hille] >texdoc -l l2short
> Can't find documentation for `l2short'
> drachi:[hille] >texdoc -l lshort
> /usr/share/texmf/doc/latex/general/lshort.dvi.gz
> stable.
> /usr/share/texmf/doc is a softlink to /usr/share/doc/texmf. Is that
> correct installed? lshort (or l2short) should be available on CTAN.

To find the document on the 'net, the full title is
"The Not So Short Guide to Latex2e".

http://people.ee.ethz.ch/~oetiker/lshort/ appears to be
the source of the document.

Paul "TBBle" Hampson, MCSE
5th year CompSci/Asian Studies student, ANU
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