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From: Alan Schmitt <alan.schmitt@polytechnique.org>
To: yggdrasil@gmx.co.uk
Cc: "Rüdiger Sonderfeld" <ruediger@c-plusplus.de>,
	emacs-orgmode@gnu.org, "Eric Schulte" <schulte.eric@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: imaxima babel
Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2013 09:54:46 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <m2a9gq5ind.fsf@polytechnique.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <878uwaomnz.fsf@gmx.co.uk>

Hello Johnny,

yggdrasil@gmx.co.uk writes:

> Many thanks for all the help! I have now figured out how to use maxima
> from org-mode source blocks and display the results as pretty printed
> equations online. To remember, I made a small summarising example file,
> attached below for posteriority.

This is very useful, thanks a lot. A couple comments and questions on
your example file (which would be a nice addition to worg).

It would be useful to know more about maxima and how to enable it with
babel (a link to existing documentation, if there is any, would be

In my setup, the previewing latex fragment keybinding is "C-c C-x C-l",
not "C-c C-x C-x".

I tried previewing the fragment, but I got the error:

| Failed to create dvi file from /var/folders/68/fvntfrw92y50gkk_67rkhsfw0000gn/T/orgtex16220cbr.tex

Looking at the tex file and the log file, it seems that the tex files is
to be processed by xelatex, but the command called seems to be pdfTeX. I
probably have something misconfigured, but I don't know what it is. Any

Finally, and it's a nitpick: breaking lines in the middle of (info ...)
links prevents following them using "C-x C-e".

Thanks again,


  reply	other threads:[~2013-11-27  8:55 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-11-21 22:58 imaxima babel yggdrasil
2013-11-21 23:07 ` Rüdiger Sonderfeld
2013-11-21 23:33   ` Eric Schulte
2013-11-22 17:05     ` yggdrasil
2013-11-23 16:12       ` Eric Schulte
2013-11-26 21:53         ` yggdrasil
2013-11-27  8:54           ` Alan Schmitt [this message]
2013-11-27 23:10             ` yggdrasil
2013-11-28  0:42               ` Nick Dokos
2013-11-28  1:09               ` Thomas S. Dye
2013-11-30 10:19               ` Cannot generate latex preview images (Was: imaxima babel) Alan Schmitt
2013-11-30 12:49                 ` Cannot generate latex preview images Nicolas Goaziou
2013-12-02 10:09                   ` Alan Schmitt

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