Latex and TexMaker on Ubuntu

For latex compiler install texlive:

sudo apt-get install texlive-full

For latex editor install Texmaker:

sudo apt-get install texmaker

For additional packages install texlive essential packages from Ubuntu Software Center:


Without those packages you may have some font errors like

! Font OT1/ptm/m/n/10=ptmr7t at 10.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found