[Oberon] report-back on linux-oberon
koen.desaeger at antwerpen.be
Sat Jun 3 14:18:41 CEST 2006
On Sat, 3 Jun 2006 13:52:47 +0200 (SAST), you wrote:
>I also looked a Wirth's compiler-book in pdf, expecting that the text
>could be extracted. I see it's just a graphical image.
- I opened the book from http://www.oberon.ethz.ch/books.html in Firefox on WinXP;
- clicked on the 'Select Tool' in the embedded pdf viewer's toolbar;
- right clicked somewhere in the text;
- chose 'Select All' from the context menu
- pressed <Ctrl-C>
- opened Plugin Oberon
- opened a new Oberon Text
- pressed <Ctrl-V>
That's it. Should be possible on Linux also?
You get the complete book in Oberon Text format, pretty unreadable though imo because all formatting
(including indentation) is gone.
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