Ubuntu – How to install Latex in Ubuntu 13.10


I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Computer. I want to install Latex on my Desktop but i am unable to install it.

I first tried to install using following command:

sudo apt-get install texlive-full

but i am getting following error:

E: Package 'texlive-full' has no installation candidate

Best Answer

You should try to update your APT cache before: sudo apt-get update

Then try again sudo apt-get install texlive-full

By the way, you can list all texlive available packages by doing: apt-cache search --names-only texlive