TeX Live: TeX auxiliary programs


All systems
Debian Debian
apt-get install texlive-extra-utils
apt-get install texlive-extra-utils
Arch Arch Linux
pacman -S texlive-core
image/svg+xml Kali Linux
apt-get install texlive-extra-utils
dnf install texlive-bundledoc-bin-6
Windows (WSL2)
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install texlive-extra-utils
apt-get install texlive-extra-utils


TeX Live: TeX auxiliary programs

Various useful, but non-essential, support programs. Includes programs and macros for DVI file manipulation, literate programming, patgen, and the TeX Works Editor. This package includes the following CTAN packages: a2ping -- Advanced PS, PDF, EPS converter adhocfilelist -- '\listfiles' entries from the command line arara -- Automation of LaTeX compilation bibtex8 -- A fully 8-bit adaptation of BibTeX 0.99 bibtexu -- BibTeX variant supporting Unicode (UTF-8) bundledoc -- Bundle together all the files needed to build a LaTeX document checklistings -- Pass verbatim contents through a compiler and reincorporate the resulting output cluttex -- An automation tool for running LaTeX ctan-o-mat -- Upload or validate a package for CTAN ctan_chk -- CTAN guidelines verifier and corrector for uploading projects ctanbib -- Export CTAN entries to bib format ctanify -- Prepare a package for upload to CTAN ctanupload -- Support for users uploading to CTAN ctie -- C version of tie (merging Web change files) cweb -- A Web system in C de-macro -- Expand private macros in a document detex -- Strip TeX from a source file dtl -- Tools to dis-assemble and re-assemble DVI files dtxgen -- Creates a template for a self-extracting .dtx file dvi2tty -- Produce ASCII from DVI dviasm -- A utility for editing DVI files dvicopy -- Copy DVI files, flattening VFs dviinfox -- Perl script to print DVI meta information dviljk -- DVI to Laserjet output dvipos -- support DVI pos: specials used by ConTeXt DVI output dvisvgm -- Convert DVI files to Scalable Vector Graphics format (SVG) findhyph -- Find hyphenated words in a document hook-pre-commit-pkg -- Pre-commit git hook for LaTeX package developpers hyphenex -- US English hyphenation exceptions file installfont -- A bash script for installing a LaTeX font family ketcindy -- macros for graphic generation and Cinderella plugin latex-git-log -- Typeset git log information latex-papersize -- Calculate LaTeX settings for any font and paper size latex2man -- Translate LaTeX-based manual pages into Unix man format latex2nemeth -- Convert LaTeX source to Braille with math in Nemeth latexfileversion -- Prints the version and date of a LaTeX class or style file latexpand -- Expand \input and \include in a LaTeX document latexindent -- Indent a LaTeX document, highlighting the programming structure ltxfileinfo -- Print version information for a LaTeX file ltximg -- Extract LaTeX environments into separate image files listings-ext -- Automated input of source make4ht -- A build system for tex4ht match_parens -- Find mismatches of parentheses, braces, (angle) brackets, in texts mflua -- configuration and base files for MFLua mkjobtexmf -- Generate a texmf tree for a particular job patgen -- Generate hyphenation patterns pdfbook2 -- Create booklets from PDF files pdfcrop -- Crop PDF graphics pdfjam -- Shell scripts interfacing to pdfpages pdflatexpicscale -- Support software for downscaling graphics to be included by pdfLaTeX pdftex-quiet -- A bash wrapper for pdfTeX limiting its output to relevant errors pdftools -- PDF-related utilities, including PostScript-to-PDF conversion pdfxup -- Create n-up PDF pages with minimal margins pfarrei -- LaTeX support of pastors' and priests' work pkfix -- Replace pk fonts in PostScript with Type 1 fonts pkfix-helper -- Make PostScript files accessible to pkfix pythontex -- Run Python from within a document, typesetting the results seetexk -- Utilities for manipulating DVI files srcredact -- A tool for redacting sources sty2dtx -- Create a .dtx file from a .sty file synctex -- engine-level feature synchronizing output and source tex4ebook -- Convertor from LaTeX to ebook formats texcount -- Count words in a LaTeX document texdef -- Display the definitions of TeX commands texdiff -- Compare documents and produce tagged merge texdirflatten -- Collect files related to a LaTeX job in a single directory texfot -- Filter clutter from the output of a TeX run texliveonfly -- On-the-fly download of missing TeX live packages texloganalyser -- Analyse TeX logs texosquery -- Cross-platform Java application to query OS information texware -- Utility programs for use with TeX tie -- Allow multiple web change files tpic2pdftex -- Use tpic commands in pdfTeX typeoutfileinfo -- Display class/package/file information web -- The original literate programming system xindex -- Unicode compatible index generation


needed to build a LaTeX document




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