[Novalug] which drawing tool?
novalugml at jgcomp.com
Thu Jan 19 01:00:42 EST 2012
On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 07:03:42PM -0500, Nino R. Pereira wrote:
> For things like this I use xfig. It allows you to export the picture
> you make in many different file formats: one of the choices is
> two files (encapsulated postscript, eps, and pdf).
Ahh, xfig. Actually that is the last tool I used not pic.
> Jpg and png images can be imported into OpenOffice (or LibreOffice)
> documents: eps is the right format for documents typeset with
> TeX (which is what I use for these things).
> On 01/18/2012 06:39 PM, Matt Ryanczak wrote:
> >libre(open)office draw works pretty well. inkscape is better, great
> >even. but more complex. http://inkscape.org/
> >On 01/18/2012 06:30 PM, Jon LaBadie wrote:
> >>If I were creating a document which included some
> >>fairly simple line drawings (boxes, arrows, etc.)
> >>which drawing tool would you suggest. The document
> >>might be displayed on a web page or in a PDF viewer.
> >>Last drawing tool I used was "pic" with troff documents :)
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