A sophisticated TeX environment for Emacs.
AUCTeX is an integrated environment for producing TeX documents in Emacs. It allows many different standard TeX macros to be inserted with simple keystrokes or menu selection. It offers an interface to external programs, enabling you to compile or view your documents from within Emacs. AUCTeX also features the ability to place inline previews of complex TeX statements such as mathematical formulae.
AUCTeX provides by far the most wide-spread and sophisticated environment for editing LaTeX, TeX, ConTeXt and Texinfo documents with Emacs or XEmacs. Combined with packages like RefTeX, Flyspell and others it is pretty much without peer as a comprehensive authoring solution for a large variety of operating system platforms and TeX distributions.
The latest version is available via GNU ELPA. To install this package, run in Emacs:
M-x package-install RET auctex RET
released on 5 March 2023
git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/auctex.git
24 October 2022
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|Savannah||VCS Repository Webview||https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/auctex.git/|
|Emacs Lisp Package Archive||General||https://elpa.gnu.org/packages/auctex.html|
|Required to use||Texinfo|
|Required to use||Ghostscript|
|Required to use||LaTeX|
|Required to use||TeX|
|Required to use||Emacs 21 or later|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 March 2023.
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