[Scribus] Linux Font Editor?

Gregory Pittman gpittman
Sun Oct 2 22:10:11 CEST 2005

Christoph Sch?fer wrote:

> Maybe you found the wrong books. A personally prefer the books of 
> Helmut Kopka on LaTeX. They are written for bloody beginners an 
> advanced users alike, and I know at least some of them are translated 
> to English (do a google search on Helmut + Kopka + LaTeX).
Right on, Christoph, Helmut's the man (or should I say "Der Mann"?). I 
have the English translation (older edition):


>> In my linguistics classes I could never learn the subject just from 
>> the textbook. Once the prof has explained the subject in a lecture 
>> and there has been a class discussion of it, only then does the 
>> textbook finally start to make sense.
> That sounds strange to me. What will you do when you finished your 
> studies? There is no prof to explain things to you then. You will have 
> to gather information yourself, from books and other sources. That's 
> what studies are all about, at least in Germany: training people to 
> work  autonomously. The job of teachers and profs is being a guide in 
> achieving that goal.

I was thinking something like this, but Christoph's right to the point.  
Sooner or later, we have to wean ourselves from those professors out there.


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