[OS X TeX] Spotlight and .tex files
Gary L. Gray
gray at engr.psu.edu
Tue May 3 12:57:47 EDT 2005
On May 3, 2005, at 12:56 PM, Norm Gall wrote:
> On 1-May-05, at 11:36, Gary L. Gray wrote:
>> On May 1, 2005, at 1:33 PM, Bruce Cohen wrote:
>>> I would like to be able to use Tiger's "Spotlight" to search my
>>> large collection of LaTeX source files.
>>> Any ideas? (Yes, I could use grep, but ...)
>> It has indexed all of mine -- both the .tex source and the .pdf
>> output. It is AMAZING! :-)
> By any chance are all of your tex files created by TeXShop (or
> BBEdit, etc.)?
> None of my .tex files have been indexd, but I have created them all
> with emacs of some flavour. Spotlight uses the Type/Creator codes
> to identify the file?
They are all TeXShop files (with maybe a BBEdit file or three
sprinkled in there).
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