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HyperDoc fonts problem in Ubuntu 11.04

In a fresh installation of Natty Narwhal HyperDoc (both in FriCAS and Axiom) seems to miss some fonts: (HyperDoc) Cannot load font -adobe-courier-medium-r-normal–18-*-*-*-m-*-iso8859-1 ; using default. (HyperDoc) Cannot load font -adobe-courier-bold-r-normal–18-*-*-*-m-*-iso8859-1 ; using default. (HyperDoc) Cannot load font -adobe-courier-bold-o-normal–18-*-*-*-m-*-iso8859-1 ; … Continue reading

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FriCAS Syntax Highlighting

Syntax highlighting seems to be an absolute necessity for editing any source code. However Spad, the language used in FriCAS/Axiom, is not so widespread to have syntax highlighting in major ordinary user text editors, like gedit. Fortunately, one can enable … Continue reading

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Axiom/FriCAS User Interfaces and Qt TeXmacs in Ubuntu

Updated March 24. This post was heavily edited because of new FriCAS version. At last I’ve started learning Axiom (or FriCAS, its fork, they aren’t very different by now). The first difficulty one encounters in Axiom is that it has … Continue reading

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