Re: Frame or laTex

Subject: Re: Frame or laTex
From: "technical writing plus" <doc-x -at- earthlink -dot- net>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 13:06:01 -0600

Was going to say that I think that OOo is great. And it has a pdf creation
facility, too. It's currently at version 2.4, I believe, and it works pretty
well with MS Word (the pre 2.0 versions did not). [ www.openoffice.org ]

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-----Original Message-----
Or, OpenOffice.org, which is the basis of StarOffice, only without some
proprietary filters, and which is even CHEAPER! :-)

> -----Original Message-----
On Behalf Of Evelyn Lee Barney said:

> I don't know if this will fit your needs or not- but I use Star Office
> 8. They advertise it as comparable to Microsoft office - but I find
it
> has more features, and some of the functionality of frame. It's also
> CHEAP!
>
> http://www.sun.com/software/star/staroffice/index.jsp
>
> Rob Hudson wrote:
> > Hi All,
> >
> > I'm looking into Word alternatives to produce proposals and other
> > documents with rather complicated numbering schemes. Am I better off
> > investing in Frame or should I look into something like laTex?..

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