[OS X TeX] R, paradigm to bring into the LaTeX world?

Claus Gerhardt gerhardt at math.uni-heidelberg.de
Mon Oct 23 16:21:43 CEST 2006

I didn't know that \atop is a command of amsmath, but googling  
reveiled it immediately, though I assume that you knew it from the  
start. Hitting then  the icon of the amsmath pdf documentation which  
is stored handily in the side bar of my Finder windows, I got the  
description in another five seconds; total search time 10 seconds.

This example reveils that your request is neither reasonable nor  


On Oct 23, 2006, at 14:32, Themis Matsoukas wrote:

> Just the other day I wanted to use \atop in a latex document, so I  
> had to google it to figure its syntax. Sure, I got the answer  
> within 5 hits, but I would really like is a functionality in  
> texshop (or similar front end) where you could type ?\atop, as in  
> Mathematica,  and you'd get a man page for it. Without such  
> organization, the proliferation of packages will soon reach a point  
> (if it hasn't already) whereby the benefit of added functionality  
> is overshadowed by the effort to find what you need and figure how  
> to use it.

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