1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Problems with LaTeX

  1. Apr 8, 2007 #1
    Hi experts, I am having the following problems with LaTeX.

    Where can I quickly install these packages:


    I enable them but my images won't appear in the pdf.

    What's wrong? My image files are in .eps
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 8, 2007 #2
  4. Apr 8, 2007 #3

    matt grime

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    Those should all be in any modern (i.e. post 1996) distro. If you've really not got them, then you can always use ctan.org where all tex packages are kept.

    The hack is to use \sim in mathmode for the tilde, though you should just put the whole thing in a verbatim environment. There are also \textunderscore commands too. And I forget the proper command for ~ in text mode. Try googling for how to insert html links into latex.
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2007
  5. Apr 9, 2007 #4
    Also, for pdflatex, images must be in pdf or png, no eps.
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Similar Threads for Problems LaTeX
I A problem in combinatorics
B Optimisation problem