Alex Collins – Blog

Things I'm learning; lessons or otherwise…

Notes on Maven vs Ant

by atc on December 11, 2011, no comments

The Problem Do you have lack of consistency and understanding how your software is built? Does this equal varying degrees of success – both in each build and in changing or adding new features to it – and lack of confidence from your developers? Did you roll your own build process that’s "the best thing […]

Convert LaTeX to any output format easily

by atc on December 4, 2011, no comments

I use LaTeX to take notes, record TODO lists, the shopping and everything in between. Oftentimes, I’ll need to copy my notes to somewhere: a wiki, this blog, or to put in an email. It’s at this point I need to quickly convert to my target format. So, to satisfy the above, I wrote a […]