[tex-live] texlive or Latex

Mag Gam magawake at gmail.com
Mon Sep 21 13:03:33 CEST 2009

my platform is Linux

On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 4:59 AM, George N. White III <gnwiii at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 20, 2009 at 8:27 PM, Mag Gam <magawake at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have been using Latex for years to create documents. However, a
>> friend told be about 'Texlive'. I have couple of questions: would my
>> latex documents still "compile" with Texlive? Is texlive depreciating
>> latex? What is better to use Texlive or Latex?
> You don't mention the platform.  TeX Live provides LaTeX, and the
> latest version (in the final stages of testing) provides an integrated
> editor that offers a GUI interface.  If you have been running the
> "latex" command on a command-line, TeX Live will not require
> big changes to your workflow. If you have been using an editor
> with latex support or a GUI front-end, then you may need to
> adjust things.
> --
> George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
> Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia

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