[ltp] Latex on old Thinkpads (Was: Best replacement for X61s)
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:49:47 +0200
On 07/27/2016 05:15 AM, Benda Xu wrote:
> Uwe Brauer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> I have not done the same for vanilla
>> latex foo.tex
> Latex is running on my X41 fine. I am using latexmk to monitor file
> updates, so that latex runs asynchronously.
> Every save of the .tex file triggers a reprocess of latex in the
Well, I am making heavy use of advanced features using Lua(La)TeX which
is very cpu-intense. Compilation times of a minute or so are not seldom,
and that is mostly calculating instead of loading/writing files.
Of course, any new machine I'll get will have an SSD, no need to
convince me on that …