writer2latex - OpenOffice.org Writer/Calc to LaTeX/XHTML converter

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name writer2latex
Package version 1.0.2
Package release 8
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 57 B
Download size 31.44 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Writer2LaTeX is a java utility to convert OpenOffice.org/LibreOffice
documents – in particular documents containing formulas – into other
formats. It is actually a collection of four converters, i.e.:
1) Writer2LaTeX converts documents into LaTeX 2e format for high quality
2) Writer2BibTeX extracts bibliographic data from a document and stores it in
BibTeX format (works together with Writer2LaTeX).
3) Writer2xhtml converts documents into XHTML 1.0 or XHTML 1.1+MathML 2.0 with
4) Calc2xhtml is a companion to Writer2xhtml that converts Calc documents
to XHTML 1.0 with CSS2 to display your spreadsheets on the web.


Package Version Architecture Repository
writer2latex_1.0.2-8_all.deb 1.0.2 all Debian Main
writer2latex - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.14.18
gij -
java2-runtime -
libwriter2latex-java -
tex-common >= 3


Type URL
Binary Package writer2latex_1.0.2-8_all.deb
Source Package writer2latex

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install writer2latex deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install writer2latex




2012-04-20 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build with LibreOffice 3.5, thanks Colin Watson (closes: #669423)
2012-01-23 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-7) unstable; urgency=low
* remove obsolete debian/po (closes: #619659) 
* install source/java/writer2latex/xhtml/config/*.xml,
thanks Samuel Thibault (closes: #639736) 
2011-09-12 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-6) unstable; urgency=high
* fix build with LibreOffice 3.4 
2011-03-18 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-5) unstable; urgency=low
* remove spaces at the end of package descriptions (closes: #614214)
* fix convertingconverts (closes: #618772, #618773)
2011-02-18 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* fix/update package descriptions (closes: #613577, #613579) 
* add Vcs-{Git,Browser} 
2011-02-06 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* upload to unstable 
2011-01-19 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-2) experimental; urgency=low
* change maintainer to Debian LibreOffice Maintainers
* don't gzip .odt files (closes: #610311) 
* don't predefine printer settings and name (PrinterSetup and
PrinterName in settings.xml) in user-manual.odt (closes: #610312)
* rename to libreoffice-writer2* and install them unpacked
* remove Pre-Depends; now finally not needed anymore, yay 
2010-11-22 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream release 
* remove check_for_running_ooo as for OOo itself 
2010-04-25 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0-12) unstable; urgency=medium
* hack: remove Pre-Depends on openoffice.org-java-common  again, add
to Depends: instead (see #571771). The gack from 1.0-6 also still
2010-03-16 - Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org>
writer2latex (1.0-11) unstable; urgency=low
* revert back to build-depending on ant, as ant is now fixed;
add build-conflicts against ant 1.8.0-{1,2,3}

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