GNU TeXmacs is a free wysiwyw (what you see is what you want) editing platform with special features for scientists. The software aims to provide a unified and user friendly framework for editing structured documents with different types of content: text, mathematics, graphics, interactive content. TeXmacs can also be used as an interface to many external systems for computer algebra, numerical analysis, and statistics. New presentation styles can be written by the user and new features can be added to the editor using Scheme.
|Tags||Internet Web Browsers Office/Business Office Suites Scientific/Engineering Mathematics Visualization Software Development Documentation Terminals Text Editors Emacs Word Processors Text Processing fonts Markup HTML/XHTML TeX/LaTeX|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux Solaris BSD Windows Cygwin Mac OS X|
Release Notes: This version comes with a native PDF converter, several new tools for debugging, and support for marginal notes. More than sixty pending bugs were corrected and recovery from errors has been improved.
Release Notes: In the new version, the user interface for document styles and packages has been simplified by allowing users to make more contextual customizations. An experimental native converter to PDF was also added, customization of macros has been made easier, and various micro-typographic improvements were integrated, including better typography for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean.
Release Notes: This release comes with an improved presentation mode, more portable plug-ins, and a completely-rewritten Scilab plug-in. The LaTeX import and export filters have been further improved, and experimental support has been added for several graphical text effects.
Release Notes: This release adds the ability to run plugins in a remote fashion over SSH. The detection of plugins has also been improved, as well as the LaTeX importation and exportation of meta-data. A thorough reorganization of the font system is ongoing.
Release Notes: This release adds support for arbitrary zoom factors, fitting to the width of the screen, a special widget for user preferences, new tools for developers, and several minor improvements for conversions to and from LaTeX.