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From: Eric S Fraga <e.fraga@ucl.ac.uk>
To: Vladimir Nikishkin <lockywolf@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: [bug] Export to latex truncates long subsections (WE attached)
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 10:13:44 +0000
Message-ID: <87v9e17ixz.fsf@ucl.ac.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CA+A2iZa_D1NHjti4sZxH3OZugTH4Phmp6vgMeDGeHv08y-EasQ@mail.gmail.com> (Vladimir Nikishkin's message of "Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:41:37 +0800")

On Thursday, 19 Nov 2020 at 11:41, Vladimir Nikishkin wrote:
> Would the latex snippet in this thread be a good candidate for
> inclusion into org as a canned trick?

No, please do not have this as default behaviour.  It would break normal
documents.  In the most innocuous case, it would allow documents to have
headings as the last part of a page with the text on the next page, a
typesetting faux pas (looking rather ugly).  LaTeX documents look
inherently nicer than the typical word processed document because LaTeX
actually adjusts spacing of not only within lines but also between lines
and paragraphs to have the page look good.

As Tim has suggested, adding this snippet to Worg would be useful and
maybe an item in the FAQ.  As well, it might be useful to suggest
checkbox lists for people that want to export a long TODO list (which
might not be appropriate for all, of course).

thank you,
eric

-- 
: Eric S Fraga via Emacs 28.0.50, Org release_9.4-118-g2a4578.dirty


  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-11-19 10:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-26  3:46 Vladimir Nikishkin
2019-08-26  9:47 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2019-08-27  6:57   ` Vladimir Nikishkin
2019-08-27  7:42     ` Julius Dittmar
2019-08-27  8:10       ` Tim Cross
2020-11-19  3:41     ` Vladimir Nikishkin
2020-11-19  4:58       ` Tim Cross
2020-11-19  9:42         ` Julius Dittmar
2020-11-19 10:13       ` Eric S Fraga [this message]
2020-11-19 11:28         ` Tim Cross
2020-11-19 12:09           ` Eric S Fraga
2020-11-19 11:09       ` Maxim Nikulin
2019-08-26 10:12 ` Julius Dittmar

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