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Subject:DTP Shootout From:Alexander Von_obert <avobert -at- TWH -dot- MSN -dot- SUB -dot- ORG> Date:Thu, 5 Dec 1996 13:11:00 +0100
* Antwort auf eine Nachricht von Tim Altom an All am 05.12.96
TA> From: Tim Altom <taltom -at- IQUEST -dot- NET>
TA> Here we go again...Frame, PM, Word, WordPerfect (Is THAT
TA> product still on the market?)
yesterday the "Corel World Tour" held a press conference in Munich. I was
there because writing for some special-interest journals is one of my
favourite alternatives to writing manuals.
Corel said they intend to re-establish WP. Considering their success of their
business suite in the U.S. they should be able to do it.
BTW: They showed Corel Ventura 7 - a complete rewrite. Rumors were that no
one dared to touch the GEM kernel of the old Ventura. For Ventura veterans
demonstration was quite stunning - most of what they showed was in the
PageMaker domain before. But until now I even refused to install Win95 or