[texworks] Beginners' needs (was: Lua scripting)

David J. Perry hospes.primus at verizon.net
Fri Jun 19 06:00:58 CEST 2009

Bruno wrote:

> My personal taste would be XeTeX the default, when a fully Unicode  math 
> fonts is released (STIX?) and its integration
> with XeTeX is completed so that XeTeX can process documents with lots  of 
> maths as well as pdfTeX does (and without fall-back to Computer  Modern). 
> But we're not quite there yet I'm afraid.

Not being a mathematician, I didn't think of this when I wrote my previous 
post arguing for XeTeX.  So maybe we have to guide users toward LaTeX if 
they want math (for a while, anyway) and toward XeTeX if they are users of 
non-western European languages and not concerned with math.


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