[Scribus] Scribus 1.3.2 on FreeBSD

Candee Hellberg cahellbe
Tue Jan 24 19:36:11 CET 2006

Unfortunately, our Technical Writing Department PCs are all running a
Windows OS (XP Professional). Is there maybe a version of LaTeX that runs on
Windows XP Pro?


-----Original Message-----
From: scribus-bounces at nashi.altmuehlnet.de
[mailto:scribus-bounces at nashi.altmuehlnet.de] On Behalf Of Mark Nowiasz
Sent: Tuesday, January 24, 2006 1:32 PM
To: scribus at nashi.altmuehlnet.de
Subject: Re: [Scribus] Scribus 1.3.2 on FreeBSD

Am Dienstag, den 24.01.2006, 13:27 -0500 schrieb Candee Hellberg:
> Thanks Craig - that is what I thought. It sounds like we may be able 
> to use the tool in the near future when we begin moving forward into 
> XML documents, but for now, I am looking for something that provides 
> the same capabilities as FrameMaker, since that is what the Technical 
> Writers on my team are used to using. None of them like the 
> dual-editor/layout capabilities of PageMaker or Quark; it is too time 
> consuming when you have very short timelines for producing your manuals
and user guides.

To be honest, I wouldn't use a DTP program for writing manuals, user guides
or books - I myself would use LaTeX for that purpose instead.

The virtue which induces us to feed and lodge certain persons who are not in
need of food and lodging.
		-- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

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