Install Tex Live 2012 in Ubuntu 12.04

In this short article I will show you how to install Tex Live 2012 on Ubuntu 12.04. Tex Live 2012 is scheduled to be included in Ubuntu Quantal 12.10 distro.

So, to install the latest version of Tex Live, follow these steps:

1. Add the texlive repo:

$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:texlive-backports/ppa

2. Update the system:

$ sudo apt-get update

3. Install texlive:

$ sudo apt-get install texlive

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One comment on “Install Tex Live 2012 in Ubuntu 12.04
  1. juan says:

    This works for a non official distro based on ubuntu 12.04?

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