textalk - A wyxiwig presentation tool
Textalk is a LaTeX macro package plus perl script that converts LaTeX
to HTML presentations. The LaTeX is converted to a GIF at screen
resolution, so what you xdvi is what you get.
You can embed raw HTML in the LaTeX, so you can also embed movies and
VRML models directly into the presentation.
Download version 1.2 (October 2000)
Download version 1.1 (August 1999)
Unpack the tarfile, choose an installation directory (e.g. /my/dir) and type
make install prefix=/my/dir
To make a skeleton talk in the current directory, use the
This makes a file called talk.tex in the current directory.
To LaTeX the file, type
textalk latex talk
To run xdvi at the appropriate size, use
textalk xdvi talk
To generate the HTML, run
Finally, the HTML to preview is in talk.textalk/index.html
Last modified: Sun Aug 29 14:46:00 BST 1999