Platypus (http://platypus.pz.org) generates typeset PDF documents
directly from text files containing embedded formatting commands (like
TeX, but with emphasis on ease of use).
This Milestone 1 release contains basic features and is intended for use
by early adopters who want a stable snapshot of the project. Features
* basic Type 1 fonts
* bold, italics, underline, strikethrough
* foreign characters (enough for French, German, Spanish)
* left, center, right alignment and justified text
* customizable page size
* customizable margins
* indented/unindented paragraphs
* page number footer
* debugging features
Milestone 2 is under active development.