[TUHS] TeX/troff/typesetting markups - Re: SunOS 4 documentation

Toby Thain toby at telegraphics.com.au
Fri Apr 14 13:00:06 AEST 2017


On 2017-04-13 9:59 PM, Nemo wrote:
> On 13 April 2017 at 20:40, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog at lemis.com> wrote:
>> My issue with TeX output using standard parameters is that it reaches
>> out, grabs you by the throat and says "I was formatted with Tex".
>> That would be mainly the Computer Modern fonts, but I haven't seen
>> that with any other text formatting software.
>
> You do have your choice of fonts. (I prefer palatino for text and euler for
> math.  I haven't used cm fonts in decades.)

Yes, but not enough authors avail themselves of this -- and that's 
understandable -- not everyone is sensitive to such things.

--T

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