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LaTeX

http://www.latex-project.org/
Typesetting system

LaTeX is a document preparation system for high-quality typesetting based on TeX. It is most often used for medium-to-large technical or scientific documents, but it can be used for almost any form of publishing. It is not a word processor; instead, it encourages authors not to worry too much about the appearance of their documents, but to concentrate on getting the right content.

Documentation

User guide available in LaTeX format from ftp://ftp.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/macros/latex/base/usrguide.tex; User guide available in HTML format from http://www.latex-project.org/guides/usrguide/usrguide.html; User intro available in HTML format from http://www.latex-project.org/intro.html

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
LPPLJohn Sullivan3 January 2014



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
The LaTeX Project Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www.latex-project.org/cgi-bin/ltxbugs2html?introduction=yes&state=open
Developer,SupportNewsgroupcomp.text.tex


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useTeX

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 January 2017.



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