[svlug] WYSIWYG Latex Word Processor

Seth David Schoen schoen at loyalty.org
Wed May 10 00:08:26 PDT 2000


Jan-Albert Venter writes:

> I have an idea, perhaps what we really need in the Linux world, is a
> WYSISWYG word processor, with ms-word style features, that saves your
> documents in LateX. How do you feel about this, the implementation should be
> almost simplistic using say, GTK. Is there a project like this ? If not I am
> seriously considdering making that my next piece of GPL'd work. This is of
> course asuming anyone would use it.

How about LyX?

http://www.lyx.org/

> Thinking about that, can MS-Word opend Tex/Latex files ?

Nope.

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