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Feb
7
comment Is there a good way to extract font and color info from a PDF?
There are commercial tools for this for use with Adobe Acrobat, but they don't work on Linux. Here you can try e.g. pdffonts.
Feb
6
comment Two problems with Emacs and Latex
Welcome to TeX.SX! You can have a look at our starter guide to familiarize yourself further with our format.
Jan
15
comment dvips: How to get correct fonts for eps (encapsulated postscript)?
@dadexix86: You still have it wrong: "Because IBM deliberately chose not to seek any copyright, trademark, or design patent protection, the Courier typeface cannot now be trademarked or copyrighted and is completely royalty free."
Jan
15
comment dvips: How to get correct fonts for eps (encapsulated postscript)?
Courier is not a property of Microsoft.
Jan
11
comment Are PDF files opensouce?
@Aditya: I can't find this kind of question in the list of "allowed questions" on askubuntu.com/help/on-topic.
Jan
11
comment Are PDF files opensouce?
Next time when you "wonder" about something please use this excellent site called Wikipedia. Here's the article about PDF.
Dec
13
comment I have 16GB RAM. Do I need 32GB swap?
If your systems use 31GB swap and you need the last GB, they will probably be very sloooow. IMHO if you constantly need more than 2GB swap you should install more RAM.
Nov
26
comment Problems related with Texlive 2013 Installation
You have TL2009. Either stick with the version from Ubuntu or use vanilla TL2013. And please file a bug report against Ubuntu about this old TL.
Nov
6
comment How to install LaTeX packages for Tex Live?
The canonical answer is tex.stackexchange.com/questions/1137/…
Nov
5
comment How to install LaTeX packages for Tex Live?
See Where do I place my own .sty files, to make them available to all my .tex files?
Oct
13
comment Why cannot Texmaker find Latex?
How did you install TL?
Oct
13
comment Why cannot Texmaker find Latex?
You don't tell us how you installed TL. But see the section "Post-install: setting PATH" at tug.org/texlive/quickinstall.html
Oct
13
comment Why cannot Texmaker find Latex?
@m0nhawk: That provides only TL2012, not TL2013.
Oct
12
comment Running LaTeX via command line on Ubuntu server
Try man latex. Also texlive comes with a lot of documentation.
Oct
12
comment Running LaTeX via command line on Ubuntu server
@MarcoW.: Please have a look at tex.stackexchange.com
Oct
6
comment How do I rip audio from a DVD?
Sorry, but see the Handbrake FAQ: Handbrake can't extract only audio.
Jun
9
comment Installing .sty packages with Kile
"nothing seems to work for me!" - What have you tried?
Jun
5
comment messed up characters in PDF printed from Ubuntu 12.10
That's a perfectly fine PDF (so says Adobe Reader); the problem must be in your printer or your printing system. Please add information about your printer and how you send the file to the printer (which pdf viewer do you use?).
May
27
comment How to dynamically generate PDF documents
What have you tried?
Apr
20
comment Where are installed the binaries of Texlive?
which pdflatex