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Re: Mr Horns "recommendation"
At 02:07 PM 2/10/98 +0100, KNAPPEN@MZDMZA.ZDV.UNI-MAINZ.DE wrote:
>> My recommendation would be not to use T1 or OT1 encoding.
>> Use LY1 instead (*).
>This is in fact not a recommendation but a commercial advertisement. Mr.
>Horn has commercial connection to Y & Y, and didn't even mention this here.
>LY1 is a proprietary non-standard encoding.
Huh? Say what? Anyone can use it. It requires no special fonts, or
commercial TeX systems, or whatever.
I just notice on CTAN in one of your files:
% J"org Knappen
% Professional (La)TeX consultant
% Barbarossaring 43
% D-55118 Mainz
So, how come you don't have disclaimer in all of your postings?
It seems that the `solutions' you provide may very well be influenced by
how likely it is that someone is going to need your help in implementing
Or something along those lines - some potential for conflict of interest.
I know this is *really* petty, but since you like this sort of thing --
Berthold K.P. Horn
MIT AI Laboratory