Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Vim + LaTeX


I've played around LaTeX this morning. There are different tools for compiling LaTeX files.

Online Web Tools

Writing LaTeX online is possible. It's easy to share the files and no need to install any extra software on the machine. However, it has a long latency for PDF preview. Some good web-based LaTeX editors are as below:

Desktop GUI Tools


Desktop Command Tools

Under Fedora, install:
  • sudo yum install tetex-latex
Simple setup in .vimrc:
  • map \t <ESC>:!pdflatex %<CR><CR>