latex2rtf - Converts documents from LaTeX to RTF format

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name latex2rtf
Package version 2.3.8
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 400 B
Download size 150.53 KB
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Attempts to convert as much formatting information as possible from
LaTeX to Microsoft's Rich Text Format (RTF).  While RTF has limited
support for mathematical markup, it is widely supported as a "least
common denominator" word processing format.
The detailed documentation is in the latex2rtf-doc package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
latex2rtf_2.3.8-1_i386.deb 2.3.8 i386 Debian Main
latex2rtf - - -


Name Value
graphicsmagick-imagemagick-compat -
imagemagick -
libc6 >= 2.14
netpbm -
texlive-base -


Type URL
Binary Package latex2rtf_2.3.8-1_amd64.deb
Source Package latex2rtf

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install latex2rtf deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install latex2rtf




2014-08-16 - Chris Lawrence <>
latex2rtf (2.3.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2014-05-10 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.7a-0.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2014-02-22 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.6-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2014-01-19 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.5-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/latex2rtf-doc.preinst: Don't print commands (closes: #735945).
2014-01-06 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.4-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/man_html.patch: Updated.
- Create latex2rtf.html to fix FTBFS (closes: #732402).
2013-12-13 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.4-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control (Standards-Version): Bumped to 3.9.5.
* debian/rules (override_dh_auto_build-indep): Create missing files.
2013-09-05 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.3-0.3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/latex2rtf-doc.preinst: Remove symlink directory in a policy
compliant way (closes: #720152).
2013-05-09 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.3-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/control (Standards-Version): Bumped to 3.9.4.
* debian/copyright: Updated.
* debian/patches/ftbfs_fix_makeinfo.patch: Added.
- Fix a newly occurred FTBFS running makeinfo.
* debian/patches/series: Added.
2013-03-10 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.3-0.1) experimental; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New upstream release.
* debian/patches/manpage_formal_fixes.patch: Updated.
* debian/patches/man_html.patch: Ditto.
2012-11-20 - Daniel Leidert <>
latex2rtf (2.3.1-0.1) experimental; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New upstream release (closes: #611531).
- Builds with latest gcc (closes: #641533).
- Optional argument to \cite isn't ignored (closes: #383183).
- Compiles footnotesize environment (closes: #563394).
- Fixed output handling (LP: #327846).
* debian/compat: Bumped dh compat level to 7.
* debian/control (Standards-Version): Bumped to 3.9.3.
(Build-Depends, Build-Depends-Indep): Increased dh version. Added texlive
packages. Dropped jadetex.
(Depends): Added missing ${misc:Depends}.
* debian/copyright: Updated.
* debian/dirs: Dropped useless file.
* debian/latex2rtf-doc.dirs: Ditto.
* debian/latex2rtf-doc.doc-base: Adjusted paths.
* debian/ Added.
* debian/latex2rtf-doc.install: Ditto.
* debian/latex2rtf-doc.links: Ditto.
* debian/latex2rtf.install: Ditto.
* debian/rules: Rewritten for debhelper 7 including hardening. Moved dh
command file argiments into files. Install everything into debian/tmp
and install files from there to packages.
* debian/watch: Added.
* debian/patches/man_html.patch: Added.
- Replace unpackaged man2html command call.
* debian/patches/manpage_formal_fixes.patch: Added.
- Fix several issues related to the manual pages. Add info-dir-section.
* debian/patches/series: Added.
* debian/source/format: Added for format 3.0.

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