Using open-source tools for documenting research
Posted Jan 19, 2006 8:36 UTC (Thu) by jrbeire
Parent article: Using open-source tools for documenting research
"One thing that was really missing in Linux in the past was a good vector graphics editor."
Similarily to the article's author I too started using open-source tools when commencing my graduate studies (and converted completely to open-source by mid 2000). Even then, however, there was an extremely powerful vector graphics programme for linux known as xfig. IMHO xfig remains a superior tool to inkscape by a considerable margin at present (aside from .svg support).
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