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Sender: Mailing list for the LaTeX3 project <[log in to unmask]>
From: Soren Sandmann Pedersen <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Sat, 21 Jun 1997 18:16:28 +0200
In-Reply-To: <199706211609.SAA00468@localhost> from Ernst Molitor at "Jun 21, 97 06:09:35 pm"
Reply-To: Mailing list for the LaTeX3 project <[log in to unmask]>
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> If my experience with to-be LaTeX users were not too atypical, a
> strengthening of the separation between content and form of a
> document, which would really make LaTeX an even better and stronger
> tool, might lessen its attractiveness for those who now use a
> commercial text processor, simply because it will probably take even
> longer for a (beginning) user of LaTeX (who has used the products
> mentioned above before) to really appreciate its advantages.

I think many of these users could be conviced if there were a large
set of example classes to follow LaTeX3. This way users would not
feel so confined by LaTeX, but they would still get a higher quality
than with a word processor.

Soeren Sandmann
Soeren Sandmann (e-mail: [log in to unmask])