On Sunday 30 August 2009 16:14:58 James C. Sutherland wrote:
> On Aug 30, 2009, at 12:19 PM, L Duperval wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I want to create a booklet which has text on the right-hand page,
> > while
> > the left-hand page contains a graph, an image, a table or something
> > similar.
> >
> > I suppose I can do this manually by inserting page breaks all over
> > but is
> > there a package that controls such flow automatically?
> My personal feeling is that when you need explicit control over
> layout, LaTeX (LyX) is not the right tool.  Something like Apple's
> Pages would be much better suited to the task.
> You could try text-wrap floats, but that will probably not give you
> the level of control that you are looking for.

My feelings exactly. When you start worrying about where things go in a short 
document, LaTeX or its derivatives is a hassle. My choice to do what you're 
talking about would be Scribus (http://www.scribus.net/). It works on Windows, 
OS/X, and Linux and I would assume BSD.


Steve Litt
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