2019-11-11 Nbconvert requires recent version of latexΒΆ

The latest version of nbconvert which converts notebooks into latex requires recent version latex > 2016. To install a more recent version on debian:

echo "deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian sid main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/textlive-sid.list
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install texlive texlive-latex-extra texlive-xetex

OR you can follow TeX Live - Quick install.