Installing LaTeX on Ubuntu

LaTeX is a very handy and commonly used for editing professional style documents. It is mainly used for writing scientific papers, reports, articles and any official documents.

In Windows, usually we use WinEdt as front end LaTeX editor and Texlive or Miktex as compiler. Texlive is available through Ubuntu repository. But Miktex is not so easily installable in Ubuntu. You have to compile it from scratch after downloading the source from

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