[OS X Emacs] Aquamacs+Skim inverse search

Joseph C. Slater PE, PhD joseph.slater at wright.edu
Thu Sep 3 10:08:48 EDT 2009

On Sep 2, 2009, at 8:01 PM, Christopher Menzel wrote:

> On Sep 1, 2009, at 10:35 AM, Joseph C. Slater PE, PhD wrote:
> On Aug 31, 2009, at 1:51 PM, David Reitter wrote:
>>> On Aug 31, 2009, at 1:17 PM, Christopher Menzel wrote:
>>>> I did file one.  Forward/inverse searching is so critical to how  
>>>> I and, I know, many others work that it seems to me important  
>>>> enough to address before the 2.0 release.
>>> Ok, if it's important, perhaps somebody could work on it!
>> Maybe I'm lazy (alright, I'm lazy), but the easier solution is to  
>> just set the default Aquamacs setting in Skim to use the full path.
> No, as I note, that was the first thing I did, and it does not solve  
> the problems I pointed out.  There are two problems: (1) If you have  
> split your source window into two panes and each pane is looking at  
> a different part of your source document, an inverse search (i.e.,  
> Shift-Cmd-<LeftClick> in the Skim preview) moves the cursor in  
> *both* Aquamacs panes to the corresponding point in the source  
> document instead of only the most recently active pane.  An inverse  
> search does not make Aquamacs the active application.

I should have said "partial", since it at least gets syncing working  
in some form. I saw these, and didn't know if they were important  
enough to be addressed now. I rue submitting bug reports so early in  
development since there are likely more important issues, and as David  
noted... we could fix them ourselves. He thinks more highly of our  
skills than I do. :)

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