# latex

## April 3, 2021

Tex Live 2021

TeX live 2021 is currently available. I am downloading the iso file via torrent. This also, hopefully helps with distribution.

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## February 25, 2021

LibrePlanet 2021

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There is a poster designed by Garulfo Azules for the event below

LaTeX source code files on Debian Salsa

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## February 17, 2021

Avoiding Interview mistakes

Last night, I attended a webinar on avoiding interview mistakes. This was presented by Scismic [1], who specialise in Biotechnology. However the tips and advice given are applicable across a wide range of industries.

This was really good, and lots of really useful advice which I will be using going forward in my job search.

As I first learned about Scismic, from a CV webinar, they presented in collaboration with Overleaf. I have included a link to the Overleaf webinar page. It should be possible to view a recording of this.

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## January 31, 2021

LaTeX : Flowcharts

Another useful resource and tutorial from LaTeX Draw for drawing flowcharts.

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## January 6, 2021

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## January 5, 2021

Posting this, for anyone interested in the 2021 TeXLive Roadmap to release.

TeX Live is intended to be a straightforward way to get up and running with the TeX document production system. It provides a comprehensive TeX system with binaries for most flavors of Unix, including GNU/Linux, macOS, and also Windows. It includes all the major TeX-related programs, macro packages, and fonts that are free software, including support for many languages around the world. Many operating systems provide it via their own distributions.


Plan for TeX Live 2021:
15feb: candidate/final sources committed, test builds begin.
28feb: tlnet (and TL'20) frozen, tlpretest starts, CTAN updates continue there.
15mar: code freeze for final build, major bug fixes only.
27mar: final updates from CTAN, final doc tweaks.
29mar: deliver TL image for TeX Collection packaging/testing.
5apr: deliver TeX Collection DVD image for manufacturing.
10apr: public release (also of MacTeX).
June?: delivery of DVDs to members.


## December 7, 2020

LaTeX and Overleaf – Changing the compiler

A question came up on IRC earlier about Overleaf, LaTeX and compiling to use the \usepackage{arabluatex} package.

I suggested that it is possible to change the compiler to use LuaTeX and made the following video to help others with this

## November 20, 2020

Emacs Jan 2021 Calender

This is a quick video showing how to make a Calender for January 2021

Typo in the filename, which is not important as it just here for illustration.

And one for the whole of 2021

## November 18, 2020

Adding tables to Overleaf LaTeX document.

I am sharing this, in the hope that it helps to demonstrate my IT skills.

This shows:

• Creation of a table using tables generator
• Copying into a LaTeX document in Overleaf
• Making a few modifications
• Adding \listoftables to so that it is listed near the end of the document

The fall 2020 LaTeX release is available