[plt-scheme] Slideshow questions

From: Robby Findler (robby at cs.uchicago.edu)
Date: Mon Mar 15 08:38:25 EST 2004

At Mon, 15 Mar 2004 08:29:17 -0500, Prabhakar Ragde wrote:
> >You can produce a ps file (and use ps2pdf to convert it to pdf) to
> >allow others to read the presentation, or you can convert individual
> >picts to ps and then use them as figures in your latex document.
> >What are you after?
> PS/PDF files are difficult to edit. I would like to be able to prepare
> materials in Slideshow and allow others who don't use Scheme/Slideshow
> to be able to edit them for their own purposes. Export to LaTeX seems
> a good approach, though I'm open to suggestions. 

There's not a good way to do that. LaTeX is not a good fit for picts,

> >I use cmd-tab to switch to other applications (this is a built-in
> >feature of os x starting in 10.3, I believe. It's available as an
> >add-on in earlier versions of the os).
> Thanks -- I had forgotten about cmd-tab (I'm running Panther), which
> is a nice solution to switching, but this does not allow me to
> minimize the presentation -- it still forms the background, which
> makes desktop work awkward. --PR

Don't forget about f11, too.


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