[texhax] Trying to find if a listing is continued with listings package

Jim Diamond Jim.Diamond at acadiau.ca
Thu Dec 24 14:37:00 CET 2015

On Wed, Dec 23, 2015 at 05:51 (+0100), Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

> On 2015-12-22 at 07:33:50 +0000, Philip Taylor wrote:

>> Yes, I agree. In fact, I often think life would be a /very/ great deal
>> simpler if the TeX/LaTeX confusion that currently exists could be done
>> away with completely -- it does not help that lists such as TeXhax,
>> Usenet newsgroups such as Comp.Text.TeX and fora such as
>> TeX.Stackexchange allow (nay, positively encourage) discussions
>> concerning LaTeX.

> In almost all cases you can deduce from the question whether it's
> about plain TeX or LaTeX.  And if it's unclear you can always ask.

> It's a matter of fact that the experts are familiar with both, plain
> TeX and LaTeX.  But if there are separate trees, I fear that nobody
> (maybe except you) looks into the plain TeX tree.

Not true... there would be at least two of us who would enjoy TeX
discussions unpolluted with LaTeX noise.  :-)



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