Should We Use Latex As A Templating Format To Create Custom PDF For?
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Should we use LaTeX as a templating format to create custom PDF for our users?
Not necessarily. I think that it largely depends on your answers to the following two questions. 1) how do you plan to create and update your documents, manually or automatically? 2) how complex (both type and layout of information) your documents are and will be? If you envision creating/updating documents as a manual process, then the simplest approach, in my opinion, would be to use documents in the OpenDocument format, supported by major commercial and open source office software suites. For not very complex or tricky (layout) documents, standard export to PDF format from the software of your choice (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, LibreOffice, etc.) should be more than adequate for your needs. You can even try exporting a sample document to assess the quality of the result. Should the quality of the result be unsatisfactory OR your process of creating and/or updating documents is or will be automated, there exist another alternative - simple markdown formats. While LaTeX is a rather complex and tricky markdown format, several simpler formats may be a better option for you. Such simpler formats include AsciiDoc and Markdown. If your organization uses statistical or other scientific software to generate documents, such as R, markdown languages with embedded support of such software might be the best choice. This approach is usually referred to as reproducible research (RR). An example of R-focused toolset for RR include R Markdown, pandoc and knitr (Pandoc. Convert Markdown to other formats via Pandoc). Note that the above collection of tools (minus R Markdown) supports wide range of programming/scientific languages and document formats. Surely, these tools support LaTeX, as well, in the RR paradigm, but my point is that there are options, which offer to decrease complexity. Therefore, the proposed approach might be the optimal in terms of saving time, resources and efforts.
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If you are looking for an alternative to the above “optimal” set of tools from above, the next step would be to use tools which provide support for (or use) a LaTeX-based environment. Note: In case you haven't seen, I have a short article that discusses a specific point: It seems to be one of the top issues in LaTeX world these days. It's a simple problem with more complex answer. For example, some of you might be thinking of the following solutions to the problem, which I have collected together for your further consideration below. 1. To be able to support all formats listed here, it might be good to create a LaTeX (or similar) version of your document. Yes. However, if it's true that if you plan to update your documents from time to time, you might decide to use LaTeX version of your documents, I suggest that you.
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