[OS X TeX] status of Spotlight indexing of .tex files?

Paul Vickers paul.vickers at unn.ac.uk
Wed Dec 7 05:42:30 EST 2005

Sorry, I mean 10.4.3!

Paul Vickers wrote:
> I'm running 10.4.4
>> I'm running 10.4.3, but the only .tex file that Spotlight finds
>> happens to have a Type of "TEXT" and was created (on someone else's
>> PowerBook) by "OTEX".   Could you perhaps tell me what are typical Type
>> and Creator fields of any of the .tex files which Spotlight finds for
>> you?  You can get this information from
>>          /Developer/Tools/GetFileInfo FILE
>> Many thanks, José
> This gives me:
> powerBook-2:~/Desktop/gamelan paulvickers$ /Developer/Tools/GetFileInfo 
> GamelanCaseForSupport.tex
> file: "/Users/paulvickers/Desktop/Gamelan/GamelanCaseForSupport.tex"
> type: ""
> creator: ""
> attributes: avbstclinmedz
> created: 12/05/2005 13:44:02
> modified: 12/05/2005 13:44:02
> powerBook-2:~/Desktop/gamelan paulvickers$
> Urgh.
> Paul

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