The objective is to install texlive over the Internet.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: CentOS7.3


Privileged access to your CentOS system is required to install Texlive into some privileged directories.

Install Texlive through install-tl Script

First, download the [install-tl-unx.tar.gz] from Download Page;

Second, uncompress the package, and use root priviledge to install texlive into default destination directory - /usr/local/bin.

tar -xvf install-tl-unx.tar.gz
cd install-tl-20180816
sudo ./install-tl
I <- to install the texlive into target direcotry


[1] https://www.systutorials.com/241660/how-to-install-tex-live-on-centos-7-linux/

[2] https://www.tug.org/texlive/quickinstall.html

[3] https://www.tug.org/texlive/acquire-netinstall.html