Date: Tue, 30 May 2006 19:01:29 -0400
Reply-To: Peter Flom <flom@NDRI.ORG>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: Peter Flom <flom@NDRI.ORG>
Subject: Re: NESUG publication preparation
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Peter L. Flom, PhD
Assistant Director, Statistics and Data Analysis Core
Center for Drug Use and HIV Research
National Development and Research Institutes
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>>> John Birken <jbirken@CDC.GOV> 05/30/06 5:27 PM >>> wrote
How have SAS-L members prepared their papers. I'm accustomed to giving
viewgraphs plus Word text and they take care of it.
Word is giving me problems mixing text and prior Word auto shape
Word isn't easily re-sizing these Word line drawings or moving drawings.
I'm toying with bringing slides in as external files or objects but that
seems like overkill.
I am using LaTeX for the paper and beamer for the presentation. LaTeX
takes a little getting used to,
but, following that, it is much more functional than Word. It's also
Ron Fehd has posted a bunch of stuff on this in the past, searching the
archives should find it.