tcharmap is a small Python (PyYAML) / QT (PyQt) GUI utility provides an overview of the symbols in Unicode and LaTeX counterparts.

LaTeX most popular set of macrodactylini (the macro package) of the computer typesetting system TeX, which makes it easier to set complex documents. The package allows you to automate many of the tasks of typing and preparation of articles, besides the basic set, there are many expansion packs (thanks to the system’s capabilities is virtually unlimited).

Unicode / the Unicode standard for character encoding which allows to represent characters of virtually all written languages. The standard proposed in 1991 year, the non-profit organization “Unicode Consortium(the Unicode Consortium, Unicode Inc.).

Work tcharmap based on the file unicode.xml (version 1.20 dated 04/11/2003), is a set of data about how to display entity Unicode in LaTeX and various sets of entities in SGML/XML (ISO and MathML), some Unicode characters are mapped to multiple objects. The authors collected data Sebastian Ratz (Sebastian Rahtz) and David Carlisle (David Carlisle).

tcharmap in addition to a simple list supports search by symbol Unicode, LaTeX counterpart or by description. The selected cell can be copied to the clipboard, to control using mouse and/or keyboard shortcuts.

License: MLT (The MIT License)

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