Install Node.js and run:
$ npm install shiki-latex
Using with minted
Choose a theme with the
You may refer to a built-in Shiki theme by name, for example:
You may refer to a theme file that you download and put next to your LaTeX source (don’t put it under a folder because minted doesn’t support it); for example, to use the SynthWave '84 theme, download
synthwave-color-theme.json and add the following to your LaTeX source:
Note: Some themes may not look as good on a PDF as they do on a webpage. It’s part of the game: LaTeX renders things differently from a browser. It’s a hit-and-miss situation.
The package comes with type definitions for TypeScript.
renderToLaTeX() function accepts a second argument with options that control the rendering, for example:
The available options are the following:
defaultColor: string (default
#000000): The color to use when the theme doesn’t specify a color for a part of the highlighted program.
mathescape: boolean (default
false): Enable LaTeX math mode escape (
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