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From: Russell Adams <RLAdams@AdamsInfoServ.Com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: "text mode" org mode
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:14:58 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20200915141458.GS20869@maokai> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87v9gfuqlz.fsf@ebih.ebihd>

On Tue, Sep 15, 2020 at 03:16:56PM +0200, Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode. wrote:
>     <incal> what I was looking for was a way to
>             typeset that had a less involved syntax
>             than LaTeX, to be able to create simple
>             PDFs, somewhere between plain text and
>             LaTeX. I asked on gmane.emacs.orgmode ,
>             if they cannot solve it I'll just
>             `require' org, apply the org-mode's
>             font-lock to a text-mode buffer, and use
>             `org-latex-export-to-pdf'

Markdown, Asciidoc and Pandoc? There are many modern solutions to
exporting from text to pretty formats. Org just happens to have many
more features. If Org's core features (ie: outlining) are in your way,
perhaps one of those tools is more suitable?

Emacs has modes to fontify those formats too.

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  reply	other threads:[~2020-09-15 14:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-15 12:27 Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-15 13:05 ` Russell Adams
2020-09-15 13:31   ` Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-15 13:33   ` Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-15 14:31     ` Diego Zamboni
2020-09-15 14:38     ` tomas
2020-09-15 13:16 ` Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-15 14:14   ` Russell Adams [this message]
2020-09-15 13:46 ` Gustavo Barros
2020-09-15 14:37   ` Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-15 14:29 ` Stefan Nobis
2020-09-15 14:42   ` Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-15 16:11     ` Stefan Nobis
2020-09-15 19:56       ` Emanuel Berg via General discussions about Org-mode.
2020-09-16  7:51         ` Stefan Nobis

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