[ILUG-BOM] [OT] Latex... should I use it?

Hemang C. Ajmera hemang@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Sat Nov 16 02:38:27 IST 2002


On Fri, 13 Dec 2002, Nikhil Joshi wrote:

> formatting (typesetting ?) tools. Also I discovered that mostly Latex is
> preferred over groff. Now I've learnt Latex a little. However the pdf file
> I create (with the help of dvips and ps2pdf) looks very crappy in acrobat
> reader. Ghostview however displays the thing quite well. Is this normal?
> Has anyone tried Latex and stuff ?

use pdflatex instead of latex.
It will convert it to pdf file, which will be of much better quality.

And printouts from Adobe Acrobat are as good as that from MS Word.

hth
Hemang Ajmera






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