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TeX Live is a widely used TeX distribution available for Windows, MacOS, Linux, and other Unix-like operating systems.

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Configuring paths TeXLive search paths for embedded fonts

The IEEE Access Latex template includes multiple embedded fonts. You can easily compile the template by running pdflatex inside the directory where you unzipped it. However, to work with the build ...
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problems with LyX and TeXlive shell after updating to LyX 2.4

Ever since I updated LyX I've had 3 problems: whenever I open an older file (which was created before LyX 2.4) I get the following pop-up, and I don't know how to stop it from happening, those files ...
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texlive miktex conflict - texhash

I'm working with Ubuntu 22.04 and texlive (I'm using the Ubuntu texlive from tug.org). I tried to install miktex but gave up because I could not finalize the installation of the miktex console, which ...
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longtables is breaking my document

I am trying to embed the following longtable into my document. I am running Tex Live within a docker container, and using Latex Workshop in VS code. The chapter containing the longtable: \chapter{...
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Equation labels increase the counter in LaTeX amsmath

I couldn't find a thread that has this issue (though related ones that where distinct in some point and did not help): \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Installing MinionPro with FontPro on TexLive windows

I'm trying to install the MinionPro font on my texlive 2022 via the fontpro scripts. I have the otf files for minionpro, and texlive 2022 system on windows. The instructions given in the link are for ...
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latex on Arch Linux can't see packages installed via tlmgr

I've freshly installed texlive on Arch linux and tried to make it work using VS Code LaTeX Workshop. Unfortunatelly, when building (in VS Code or in CMD with latexmk command), I get this error: LaTeX ...
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Compilation time >15s for a one-line document on VSCode and TexLive

I always used overleaf but I now need to work offline, so I installed the VSCode extension Latex Workhop and TexLive on my Windows 11 machine. Everything works nice except for the compiling time: ...
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Missing font: I can't find file `pcrr8t'

Building a Doxygen auto-generaten latex file, I am getting: kpathsea: Running mktextfm pcrr8t /usr/local/texlive/2022/texmf-dist/web2c/mktexnam: Could not map source abbreviation for pcrr8t. /usr/...
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Compilation error : "Couldn't find header file: l3backend-dvips.pro"

Since I updated my TexLive Distribution, i get this error message when i compile with dvips : /usr/local/bin/dvips: ! Couldn't find header file: l3backend-dvips.pro The command kpsewhich -a l3backend-...
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texlive-pdflatex tikz/pgf library error

I am trying to compile a somewhat simple document with the openSUSE texlive distribution of pdflatex and I am getting the following error: ! Package tikz Error: I did not find the tikz library '...
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Undefined control sequence on almost every line of code

1 \backslashdocumentclass[12pt]{article} >> 2 \usepackage{lingmacros} >> 3 \usepackage{amssymb} >> 4 \usepackage{amsmath} >> 5 \usepackage{tree-dvips} >> 6 \begin{...
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TexLive - changing repository to iso file or local folder

I have downloaded TexLive iso file (texlive-20240312) and done basic installation for book on windows 10. Now, I would like add a few packages to the installation from the local iso file. I am trying ...
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Regarding compilation error "Did not find entry for byfmt=pdflatex"

I am compiling a document using texlive. When compiling, I receive the following error notification: Process started: pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "id_infinite".tex ...
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LaTeX file not running in texmaker on Fedora (but fine on MacOS): Error : could not start the command : biber

I have been using MacOS, but recently, I decided to jump from MacOS to Linux running Fedora 40. LaTeX is installed on Fedora and I use texmaker on both operating systems to edit documents. Today, I ...
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Wrapping minted-Enviroment in a ocg-Enviroment

I cannot wrap my minted-Environment, which is wrapped in a tcolorbox into an ocg-Environment. The wrapping of the minted-Environment into the tcolorbox is working fine. Does anyone more competent than ...
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Runscript.tlu error when opening a second TeXworks windows

I am using TeXlive 2024 on Windows 11. When I open a .tex file using TeXworks where one TeXworks window already exists, an error dialog shows up with the text: C:\texlive\2024\bin\windows\runscript....
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how to quickly install packages from CTAN locally in standard ubuntu installation

Ubuntu (22.04) with texlive-full installation uses tkz-euclide 4.03 Even after manually installing additonal packages I get plenty of errors. Which packages should I install and what to install where ...
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Lua socket errors when trying to compile basic ConTeXt documents

Note: I am not entirely sure whether this question is appropriate for the TeX Stack Exchange as this seems to be an issue with my TeX Live installation. But I suppose that the people here would ...
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Runscript details used by TexWorks

After using MikTeX on Windows for many years, and facing constant issues, I decided to install TeXlive on windows. It worked well with the exception now and then I get the error shown on the image ...
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Includegraphics doesn't work

I Had TexWork editor on my previous computer and It worked (I wrote many rapport, thesis, ...). But now I reinstall it on my new computer and I can't use includegraphics anymore, (codes I did before ...
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VS Code chooses wrong Texlive version in second window although PATH is properly defined [duplicate]

I have two installations of Texlive: the newer "native" installation and an outdated "distro" installation. The first window of VS Code uses the "native" Texlive, all ...
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`! Dimension too large.` after switching from TeX Live 2007 to TeX Live 2008

Running latex followed by dvips in the official TeX Live 2007 (obtained from https://ftp.tu-chemnitz.de/pub/tug/historic/systems/texlive/2007/texlive2007-live-20070212.iso.bz2) on \documentclass{...
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Installation of TeX Live 2007 ends up with error messages, saying it fails to build some formats

Upon installing TeX Live 2007 from https://ftp.tu-chemnitz.de/pub/tug/historic/systems/texlive/2007/texlive2007-live-20070212.iso.bz2 on Debian 12 in a local user's home directory, we get a bunch of ...
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How to obtain TeX Live 2007 for Linux?

The furthest I got was the Web site http://ftp.math.utah.edu/pub/tex/historic/systems/texlive/2007/acquire.html, from which, however, the relevant links seem to be either gone or point to newer TeX ...
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Dinbrief, texlive 2021 and date

we use since 2007 the dinbrief style to write german letters. Normally one could date the letters with \date{DD.MM.YY} to set a special date. Since we now have TexLive 2021.20210325 with Opensuse Leap ...
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using faktor package in a Lyx document

I'm trying to use the faktor package in LyX for the quotient operator. However, LyX doesn't recognize the \faktor command, even though I've installed the package using Tex Live. I'm fairly new to LyX ...
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How to allow line breaks / text wrap for citations in a table using natbib

Here is an example. The actual table has more rows, this is just an example. This table will fit on the page if the Reference column would just wrap its text. I can't find a solution. I have tried ...
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luaotfload-tool: This version of luaotfload may have been tampered with. Is this a software bug, packaging bug or user malfunction?

Bug reports See also Max Chernoff's comment. Thanks to Max for directions to the first and prompting the second and third. https://github.com/latex3/luaotfload/issues/277 https://github.com/latex3/...
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TeXLive portable installation not working

I'm triyng to run install-tl on a USB stick, with -portable option (under MacOS 10.14.6). Yet, the script seems to ignore the option and tries to install on /usr/local/texlive). What could be the ...
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Bibtex Latex-Workshop Missing endcsname inserted

I am pretty new to latex working in linux with textlive and vscode with the extension Latex-Workshop, it cost me a bit of time making it work together but at the end it is working fine except i keep ...
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Reserve enough space for an inline verb

If \verb|something| happens to be at the end of a line, and the current line does not have enough space to accommodate it, I will get something like this: \verb|VTextPositionCursor| exceeds the ...
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Downgrade binary in TeX Live with `tlmgr restore`

I need to downgrade biblatex/biber to their previous versions (3.19/2.19). I was originally on biblatex 3.20 and biber 2.20. Following this answer: tlmgr restore showed that I had backups were ...
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Error compiling file

Sorry if this is something obvious, as I'm just getting into LaTeX. I installed TeX Live 2024 recently, and I'm using the VSC LaTeX Workshop extension. When I attempted to compile, it returned the ...
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My Linux distribution does not supply tlmgr, hence texconfig doesn't work. How can I fix this situation?

I want to set the default paper size. This was always done using texconfig. Unfortunately, my distribution (Suse Tumbleweed) is missing in this regard, and when I use texconfig to set the paper size I'...
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TeXLive Shell "Back end gone" error

I mostly use command line to work with TeXLive (portable installation) on Windows 10 . But when I launched the package manager (TeX Live Shell) found a "Back end gone" problem. After ...
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Is it possible to get TeXlive version year, and preferably user platform, from within document?

Is it possible for a lualatex document to learn the version year of the binary, from within the document, without using shell escape? Even better if I could also detect the user's platform. I know ...
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What packages are new to TeXlive 2024? [closed]

As it seems there is no comprehensive document that explains the new changes to TeXlive 2024 (released on 13 March 2024), could anyone address the list of the packages added to this release, and the ...
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Enabling signature verification in TeX Live 2024 (or 2023)

Is it still possible to require verification of all package signatures for TeX Live? According to the documentation, I need to set the option verify-repo with the value all, but all my attempts to do ...
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texlive 2023 does not upgrage operating system :(EndeavourOS Linux x86_64)

following the instructions from from https://www.tug.org/texlive/upgrade.html i have give succesfully the command cp-a 1013 2024 and the directory /ur/local/texlive/2024 has been cretated i have ...
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Display the result of a calculation before the calculation

I want to perform various calculations in a document, but I want the result of these calculations to be displayed at the beginning of the document. I have the following approach, but unfortunately the ...
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Is it too late to submit bug fixes to texlive 2024?

I saw that texlive 2024 is released on march 13th, is it too late to submit bug fixes to some packages so that they end-up in texlive 2024?
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Installing fontawesome5 on TeX Live: Alternative to texlive-fonts-extra

In a related question regarding fontawesome the suggestion to be able to use \usepackage{fontawesome5} with TeX Live is to run sudo apt-get install texlive-fonts-extra. Yet, this wants to download ...
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How to make hollywood.cls available?

I attempted to create a document of class "hollywood", and was warned by LyX, that the class is not available -- and needs to be installed. When I try to preview the document, I get a LaTeX-...
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Redefine Figure (or Table) as "Supplementary Materials Figure (or Table)"

I am preparing some Suppementary Materials for a manuscript, and they say that I need my Figures in the Supplement to be called "Supplementary Materials Figure 1" (say). Now, I know how to ...
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Broken TeXLive update

I've just updated my TeXLive 2023 installation (with the tlmgr update --self --all command) and it appears to be broken. Specifically something in the polyglossia package. I have these lines (headers) ...
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finding missing font file (eurm10.map)

On a Fedora 39 system, I get the following error: kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag 1+0/600 --dpi 600 eurm10 mktexpk: don't know how to create bitmap font for eurm10. mktexpk: ...
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Error setting up texlive with texstudio

I made sure no existing texlive/latex installations exist on my system, and I installed texlive manually using the installation script, by following instructions here: https://tug.org/texlive/...
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TeX Live 2023 Windows 10 - custom truetype font (Chevara) for use with pdfLaTeX

I have only recently installed Tex Live and the attempts to install a TrueType font are based on Using TrueType fonts with TeX (LaTeX) and pdfTeX (pdfLaTeX) and Installing TeX fonts What I have done: ...
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Footer/vspace rendering differently after TeX Live version update (2019 to 2022)

I am encountering unexpected rendering changes in my PDF output after upgrading from an older version of pdfTeX. Previously, I was using pdfTeX 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.19 (TeX Live 2019/dev/Debian), and ...
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