Re: It's all Gutenberg's fault

Subject: Re: It's all Gutenberg's fault
From: David Blyth <dblyth -at- QUALCOMM -dot- COM>
Date: Sat, 18 May 1996 13:48:45 -0700

Robert Plamondon suggests that....

>People who latched onto troff or RUNOFF or whatever in the '70s found
>that the computer could help them create papers, manuals, and books,
>but left them in the lurch as far as graphics were concerned.

As a doddering old Troff expert, I have to agree. Troff itself does
zip in the way of graphics. You had to use PIC. ;)

But I was never left in the lurch.


David (The Unbiased) Blyth
Technical Writer & Web Site Designer
Qualcomm

The usual disclaimers apply - QUALCOMM isn't that crazy.

Blodo Poa Maximus
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