On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 12:50 PM, Wolfgang Schuster <
schuster.wolfg...@googlemail.com> wrote:

> Am 25.05.2009 um 18:30 schrieb John Haltiwanger:
>  I am not averse to rolling my own, I am just confused why, if environments
>> are so powerful and flexible (flexible meaning one can easily change
>> things,
>> unlike document classes), there are no pre-rolled environments available.
>> I
>> am thinking here of standardized thesis environments for universities, or
>> a
>> nice letter environment to demonstrate the beauty of TeX.
> There are a lot of letter styles are available for ConTeXt, what's wrong
> with them?
> • http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Letter_style
> • http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Letter
> Wolfgang

Thank you for those! I had not come across them yet. I was responding to
Henning's statement that "there are nearly no ready-to-use ConTeXt
environments available". In fact I realize I had misread that until right
now, having missed the 'nearly' that qualifies the statement. Sorry for the

Also, I don't want it to seem like I don't enjoy rolling my own documents.
While I'm new at it, I quite like interfacing with documents in this
'programming' way.

Thank you,
John C. Haltiwanger
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