Archive for the ‘Editors’ Category

Tools for Writing Mathematical Blog Posts

Wednesday, 9 March 2016

My previous post was written with the help of a few very useful tools:

  • LaTeX mathematical typesetting
  • Gummi LaTeX editor
  • Python programming language
  • PyX Python / LaTeX graphics package
  • my own PyPyX wrapper around PyX
  • LaTeX2WP script for easy conversion from LaTeX to WordPress HTML

SciTE: how to set monospaced font in the output pane

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

Configure SciTE (e.g. in with the following line:


(I could not find a full answer to this problem on the Internet; the answer was found by searching for “errorlist” amongst the SciTE property files after finding a hint to the answer in the SciTE FAQ.)

MSVC Projects, Source Control and GUIDs

Tuesday, 28 April 2009

Further to my post on build events in MSVC, I’ve noticed that sometimes MSDEV sometimes re-orders the GUIDs in a solution file.

I know a mouse and he hasn’t got a house;
I don’t know why I call him Gerald.
He’s getting rather old, but he’s a good mouse.

I have a simple Python script (sort of attached) that can read these files and sort those GUID sections into order.


MSVC Projects, Source Control and Build Events

Monday, 20 April 2009

I think it is a good idea to move all the lines of events (e.g. post-build events) into a separate batch file.