[Gllug] LyX/TeX question

Nix nix at esperi.org.uk
Sun Dec 27 20:08:03 UTC 2009

On 27 Dec 2009, Tethys verbalised:
> Adrian McMenamin writes:
>>Can anyone recommend places to look for the appropriate extensions for
>>TeX - or as it is a bit simpler - LyX?
> The best option is probably to draw stuff in something sane
> (inkscape, dia, etc.), and include the resulting output into
> your TeX file. My preferred tool for that sort of diagram is
> pic, but it's a bit of a hassle getting pic output into a form
> that you can import into TeX. If you want to do it directly in
> TeX, then look at the metaobj package.

You could do it in xypic too, but xypic has the most rebarbative syntax
imaginable, so it's perhaps best to look for something else.

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