[Tugindia] Drawing editor
cvr at river-valley.org
Sat Jan 13 11:21:47 CET 2007
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From: Kumar Appaiah <akumar at ee.iitm.ac.in>
To: tugindia at tug.org
Subject: Re: [Tugindia] Drawing editor
Date: Fri, 12 Jan 2007 23:54:24 +0530
On Fri, Jan 12, 2007 at 09:46:14AM -0600, c puram wrote:
> 1. It should work with Latex.
> 2. Using that I should be able to write text in Devanagari, Malayalam
Dia satisfies these requirements. Of course, if you have Devanagari
and Malayalam fonts on your system, you can write text in these
languages. I have personally done so on Debian GNU/Linux as well as
Ubuntu Linux, so Suse shouldn't be a problem, if you get the fonts and
data entry methods right..
Inkscape should also satisfy this.
> 3. It should work on Suse Linux 10.1 and preferably have a version for
> Microsoft XP
Windows: Available at
> 4. The software should be free or the price should be minimal
Both GPL'ed, source available, free for download, modification and
redistribution. I think that freedom is enough :-)
> 5. I should be able to create the figure in layers.
I am not sure about this, but you may find these in the above
mentioned tools in some form.
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