Does Slackware come with a GUI for LaTeX ? What text editor does Slackware provide as a LaTeX interface? I've searched "LaTeX for Beginners using Slackware and all I get is "Slackware OS Documentation" for Beginners written in LaTeX :) Tutorials I've seen thus far use some form of GUI for windows, mac, something?
I have installed vim latex-suite. Whenever I type$$ to get inside math mode, as a side effect, it also highlights the last search term using /exp. What has caused this and how can I avoid this highlighting when I type $$ without affecting the functioning of latex-suite?
First I installed latex-beamer then I uninstalled that and tried texlive and got the same error. This error only comes into play when I try to build and view the pdf of a beamer-presentation or poster (not a latex document for a paper, which i got working). The error in the log/message is:
As I write my thesis in LaTeX (feel like the only social sciences person left doing such) I like to compile frequently--hence this script.The script compiles a .tex file to .pdf using dvips and ps2pdf. It has support for bibliographies, and optional creation of .rtf and .html files to go with the .pdf.Outline of the script:Prompt for directoryCreate optional, dated .tar backup in backups fol