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Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>:
> On Sun, 5 Apr 2009 21:21:16 +0200
> Christian Faulhammer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>:
> > > I'm going to be with laptop stuck in the middle of wet, miserable,
> > > rainy nowhere
> > That sounds like Scotland.
> Scotland has working interwebnets! I'm going to be in The North, which
> is far worse.
What the hell is north of Scotland in the UK? Don't tell me you are
> > Next thing. Putting those labels in the margin of the page makes
> > it quite crowded. From a typographical point of view your page
> > layout is just horrible. So I propose a redesign of the text and
> > white space proportions, which will lead to larger margins all
> > around (and pushing the PMS beyond 100 pages, according to my first
> > test runs)
> Mmm. The problem with pushing that too far is that you end up with two
> paragraphs on a page... I'm already printing 2-up for when I want to
> read PMS properly. Don't make me have to buy an ebook reader!
I will run some tests what looks best, and will present sample pages
> > Timeframe? You want EAPI 3 to go in before I do my stuff here:
> > i) factor out pms.cls and comment the preamble a bit
> > ii) cheat sheet with EAPI 3
> > iii) provide named \label and \ref commands
> > iv) redesing page layout
> Are you comfortable working off my eapi-3 branch that I rebase every
> now and again?
Not really, as I have some more pressing tasks on my agenda I am fine
with postponing above tasks after the EAPI 3 merge.
Christian Faulhammer, Gentoo Lisp project
<URL:http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/lisp/>, #gentoo-lisp on FreeNode