March 25, 2003

pdf presentations

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

On debian-user@lists.debian.org, David Z Maze thinks Prosper is great
for making PDF presentations from LaTeX. xpdf -fullscreen
-papercolor black
to actually run the slides.

magicpoint

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

Chris Beggy writes in with another tip
(thanks!). Chris thinks that Magicpoint is an
excellent PowerPoint replacement. I like Magicpoint’s text-based
presentation files and its nice gallery of styles I can choose, but
I’m thinking of going for prosper+latex instead. I hear that prosper
has pretty nice output.

solition paper

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

Cross-reference: CoastLog#1

equals in URLs and emacs-wiki.el

March 25, 2003 - Categories: emacs

I suspect that URLs need to be verbatim; stray equal signs and
underscores can be their undoing! Maybe I should just blank out the
markup-word thing…

emacs-wiki-markup-word

March 25, 2003 - Categories: emacs

I use (defun emacs-wiki-markup-word ()) to squelch all the bad markup I’m getting lately.

Nemeth mathematics

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

On the blindprogramming@yahoogroups.com mailing list, Yvon Provencher mentions the useful tutorial at
http://www.freedomscientific.com/fs_downloads/notenemeth.asp .

Free mailing lists

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

Tech mailing lists without a home might want to check out http://www.freelists.org .

Summary of G. Polya’s “How to Solve It” — education

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

http://www.math.utah.edu/~alfeld/math/polya.html Local copy: PolyaHowToSolveIt

[[ComputerScienceCurriculum2002-2003]]

March 25, 2003 - Categories: geek

Finished encoding the ComputerScienceCurriculum2002-2003. Whew!

Chinese Python?

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

Miguel Paraz, python@lists.free.net.ph:

http://www.chinesepython.org/cgi_bin/cgb.cgi/english/english.html

The author claims that Python is easy to translate to Chinese.
This could be useful to the Chinese-literate people here. :)

Emacs test suite

March 25, 2003 - Categories: emacs

Robert Anderson has some testing scripts at http://rwa.homelinux.net/emacs

python web solutions

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

python@lists.free.net.ph, Andy Sy:
http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/moinmoin/WebProgramming

Computer Braille Code Reference Card

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

nabs-l@nfbnet.org, Wade Hemmelrick:

This is a free listing of all the computer braille code symbols.
Computer Braille Code Card in Grade 2 braille
ftp://ftp.nbp.org/rodeodrive/nbp/nmccs.brf

killer examples for computer science education

March 25, 2003 - Categories: -Uncategorized

http://www.cse.buffalo.edu/~alphonce/OOPSLA2002/KillerExamples/