Hi Ray,

On Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 1:35 AM, Ray Rashif <schivmeis...@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 17 March 2013 07:12, Alex Fernandez <ely...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > As Liviu discovered, just to let you all know that I had to release 1.2.5
> > because of problems with the 1.2.4 release (the binary lacked a couple of
> > patches; otherwise the source code was fine).
>
> Alex, when I first heard of eLyXer -- amidst mounting frustrations
> resulting from several failed attempts at converting a 350-page
> document to any other usable format -- I thought it was just another
> deceptive solution and gave it a miss entirely.
>
> How wrong I was, how deceptively brilliant this is! I was expecting I
> would have to at least input child documents, but it worked its magic
> on the master document itself. Believe me, nothing else ever worked,
> and this is a complex document with LaTeX hacks here and there.
>
> Sure, there were some issues, like not recognising some (or all) LaTeX
> commands, external inset, and ignoring some BibTeX entries, but I now
> have a usable single-file HTML verbatim copy of the main contents,
> complete with (cross-)references and images.
>
> The software had been lying dormant as a package in my (GNU/Linux)
> distribution's unofficial buildscripts repository [1] with no love at
> all, but I'll be promoting it directly to a supported binary
> repository as soon as I get some time -- no-one should miss this.


>
> [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/elyxer/


Glad you are doing this. I will add you to the list of maintainers if you
want, and send you any announcements directly.

Thanks,

Alex.

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