Getting started with Tex/Latex on Mac/Linux

This is some notes I’ve learnt after hours and hours trying to figure out how Tex/LaTex works! I found it very hard to find a beginner’s guide, so I decided to write down what I’ve learnt in the simplest way I can explain. Continue reading “Getting started with Tex/Latex on Mac/Linux”

Install Tex on CentOS linux

Actually it’s pretty easy with Yum group install, a lot of people didn’t even notice this

There you go! run “tex” or “latex” in the shell and it’s up and running.

Sometimes you also need dvipng to compile Tex into PNGs

Something about yum groups

if you want to see what packages is in this group, you can run:

If you want to see what other Package groups in yum, you can run