[texhax] Looking for a LaTex "nearly visual" editor
Philip G. Ratcliffe
philipratcliffe at tiscali.it
Fri Oct 24 23:59:10 CEST 2003
> Someone recommend me to use `lyx', but I found it very
> strange for at least two reasons:
> 1. When I import a `.tex' file (article class), lyx
> thow away my preamble.
> 2. It's so painful like WinWord when I try to insert
> math formula.
Well, that's what you'd expect from an attemnpt at wysiwyg :-)
> Coul anyone tell me a better editor. Btw, I am using
> vim to write .tex file. It's nite for short reports,
> but for longer ones -> not so happy.
I use WinEdt, which is not free but very, very good value for money (IMHO).
Many people seem to use the TeXnicCenter, which is freeware.
Cheers, Philip G. Ratcliffe
More information about the texhax