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Old 01-06-2005, 09:50 PM   #1
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latex2e package unavailable in package manager or apt-get

i can only find Latex2.09 in the synaptic package manager

how do i find new servers to download packages from? maybe there are other servers that offer Latex2e. i tried apt-get but i had the same problems

# apt-get install latex2e
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
E: Couldn't find package latex2e

i could try to find the source for latex2e myself, but there must be a reason why latex2e isnt availible on debian (im running sarge kernal 2.28 i think)... its been used for about 10 years!
Old 07-11-2006, 03:17 PM   #2
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I've got the same problem as you...

I think SuSE supports LaTeX2e...

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Old 07-11-2006, 03:31 PM   #3
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I got it. You need to install tetex from Synaptic. don't forget tetex-extra.



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