R-beta: Re: R-alpha: windows advice

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at kubism.ku.dk
Tue Apr 1 10:57:08 CEST 1997

Robert Gentleman <rgentlem at stat.auckland.ac.nz> writes:

> Help Files
> ==========
> Has anyone had any experience with latex2rtf and then on to windows help?
> We can hope that people have netscape and then simply use the html version
> but it would be nice if there were some easy way to produce real windows
> help.

Please keep the nroff versions and the old help() interface around, I
suspect things like Emacs S-mode would break without it (or will it
break anyway?). There is a groff for Win32 on


as well as other various bits and pieces that you might find useful,
including --TADA-- texi2hlp, a texinfo-to-winhelp converter.

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