[OS X TeX] BibDesk import (was Endnote 8)
Adam R. Maxwell
amaxwell at mac.com
Thu Dec 2 00:04:05 EST 2004
On Dec 1, 2004, at 19:16, Gary L. Gray wrote:
>> isi2xml file.isi | xml2bib works correctly.
> You are right. I also emailed the author and he has corrected his
> isi2xml utility so that it works without having to modify anything in
> the ISI formatted file. He should be posting the new version soon.
That's good news. A further note on BibDesk: you can use its "Open
Using Filter..." menu item to import files from Web of Science directly
into BibDesk using isi2xml or other shell commands.
You'll get a standard open panel with a text field labeled "Filter
Shell Command" near the bottom; in the text field, enter
'/usr/local/bin/isi2xml | /usr/local/bin/xml2bib' (no quotes, and
substitute /usr/local/bin/* for the paths on your system). Select your
isi file, and click the "Open" button.
I'm copying the bibdesk-users mailing list on this, since this feature
is apparently undocumented, although it's been part of the program for
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