[LON-CAPA-users] Exporting syllabus
Sat, 06 Nov 2004 03:10:26 -0800
Guy Albertelli II wrote:
> Hi Lars,
>>A student contacted me to get my syllabus for my stat lon-capa course,
>>and I realized that this is not straightforward. My syllabus is a basic
>>html text file in lon-capa with no fancy symbols in it.
> How did it get into to Lon-CAPA, through CSTR, or was it Uploaded into
> the course through DOCS?
I think though CSTR, but it's a while ago.
>>(1) use "Save As" in the browser and save it as an html file, then email
>>that as an attachment to the student. Or,
>>(2) export it as a pdf file and attach it to an email
>>None of the options are great. In case (1), the "Post Discussion" links
>>are included, as well as the navigation buttons at the top (if I use the
>>case (2) is even worse. The pdf export of the file
>>looks very bad. Much worse than pdf files created by a tool like
>>PDFCreator. (2) is not really an option.
> Strange, I am assuming by PDF export you are doing a 'PRT' of the file
> and then trying to send that on.
Yes, this is what I'm doing, and the pdf output doesn't look good.