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2005-12-29, 00:21   #7
ewmayer
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Sep 2002
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Quote:
 Originally Posted by Mystwalker AFAIK, there seems to be a difference between tex and latex. One of them (I don't remember which) also doesn't work for me...
Although the analogy is not perfect, I like to think of Tex/LaTex along similar lines as C/C++ - the former is a subset of the latter, with the latter containing many things that (supposedly) make the former easier to use. In the case of Tex/LaTex, macro-style things like document classes are typically LaTex, although I strongly urge any user to get the LaTex manual for more details on this and many other issues.