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Date:      Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:59:33 -0800
From:      Gary Kline <kline@thought.org>
To:        Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de>
Cc:        FreeBSD Mailing List <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: math "formulae" using libreoffice
Message-ID:  <20131122005933.GA3297@ethic.thought.org>
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On Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 01:11:53AM +0100, Polytropon wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:49:59 -0800, Gary Kline wrote:
> > On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 09:10:10PM +0100, Polytropon wrote:
> > > On Wed, 20 Nov 2013 16:18:53 -0800, Gary Kline wrote:
> > > > [it's a nonsense 
> > > > 	formula, really.]  ---anybody know how I can put   a square
> > > > 	around the expression?
> > > 
> > > That could be done with Insert -> Frame (german version: Rahmen).
> > > Then define the desired border width for the frame and how it
> > > should flow in the text (anchor at paragraph or as a character;
> > > flow parallel). Put the formula into the frame.
> > 
> > 
> > 	is this openoffice?   how about libreoffice?  I'll google 
> > 	around for "frame"....
> 
> That's the _german_ version of OpenOffice (the only german
> version of a software I use, only occassionally). In LibreOffice
> it should be similar, but I don't know the _english_ name of
> the thing. It's in the "Insert" menu and allows you to add
> frames. Those can be placed anywhere in the text and contain
> text (and also a formula), and they can have borders of
> variable thickness.
> 
> >From the list at https://help.libreoffice.org/Writer/Insert_Menu
> I think it's actually called "Frame". You can doubleclick on
> the resulting frame to set its options with a dialog with several
> tabs; https://help.libreoffice.org/Writer/Frame has some help
> about that, it matches what I see in OpenOffice.
> 
> In many regards, OpenOffice and LibreOffice are "the same", even
> though LibreOffice is "the new" OpenOffice today. The fact that
> I'm still using it is that my home installation is already several
> years old and I never touch a running system. :-)
> 
> 

	I'l ck it out, thankee.  I have been wondering about the diff
	between openX and libreX {X == "office"} but  guessed that   
	"open" was what the BSD's chose ...    

	BTW, yr "Helpful page:" was a win++.  the times that Knuth  drove
	up  for lectures, we got into a philosophical chat:
	life/death/disability.  His lecture covered his hacking on curves,
	IIRC.  "S", "C", "O"::  there's a serious amount of math in  
	those glyph...    
> -- 
> Polytropon
> Magdeburg, Germany
> Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
> Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...

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