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Old 01-30-2005, 12:55 AM   #1
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is tetex needed?


well im trying to install slack10 on my 1gig laptop lol =x and tetex is pretty big and im slimming down on everything im just using this lap for programing no gui at all and i just want to know if its really needed?
 
Old 01-30-2005, 01:34 AM   #2
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As far as I know, if you don't think you need it, you don't. I've actually always installed it because I've always meant to get into it, but never have beyond playing with LyX.
 
Old 01-30-2005, 07:24 AM   #3
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If you don't know what it is, you won't need it. It is a publishing system mostly for scientific texts. Above that, it may be needed for processing some documentation (e.g. R) written in tex. Nothing to do with system, though.

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