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From: "Thomas S. Dye" <tsd@tsdye.online>
To: Edouard Debry <edouard.debry@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Is ob-latex maintained ?
Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2022 07:17:44 -1000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <871qvk4lon.fsf@tsdye.online> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <861qvkaifq.fsf@gmail.com>

Aloha Edouard,

According to the table of core languages supported by Babel, 
there is no maintainer for ob-latex.

The information in the table is taken from the ob-*.el files, 
which indicate a maintainer if there is one.


Edouard Debry <edouard.debry@gmail.com> writes:

> Indeed, you can make the src block work (produce a png) by 
> adding
> imagemagick in the src block. It works because the generation 
> process
> is completely different.
> But my main concern is that there is a bug in "ob-latex" : when 
> you want
> to produce a png without imagemagick, either it does not work, 
> although
> it should, or it produces a svg !
> By the way, I did ask on this mailing list a previous question 
> about
> generating svg from tikz/latex src blocks. It did not work with
> imagemagick, but it works well without (also with htlatex), 
> provided
> your default settings is 'dvisvgm.
> This is also why I wonder if there is a maintainer for 
> "ob-latex", such
> previously mentioned bug should/could be corrected.
> Regards
> "Fraga, Eric" <e.fraga@ucl.ac.uk> writes:
>> On Friday, 17 Jun 2022 at 13:48, DEBRY.Edouard wrote:
>>> Unfortunately not.
>>> If I remember well, this setting is for math environments, 
>>> whether you
>>> want to preview them as png or svg, it does not work for src 
>>> blocks.
>> Well, my src blocks work although I use imagemagick and then 
>> have the
>> following extra settings for the LaTeX src blocks:
>> #+property: header-args:latex :fit yes :results file :exports 
>> results
>> #+property: header-args:latex+ :imagemagick yes :iminoptions 
>> -density 600 :imoutoptions -geometry 1200
>> If you have ImageMagick installed, maybe try this?

Thomas S. Dye

      reply	other threads:[~2022-06-19 17:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-06-17 13:08 Is ob-latex maintained ? DEBRY.Edouard
2022-06-17 13:28 ` Fraga, Eric
2022-06-17 13:48   ` DEBRY.Edouard
2022-06-17 14:47     ` Fraga, Eric
2022-06-19 13:31       ` Edouard Debry
2022-06-19 17:17         ` Thomas S. Dye [this message]

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