[OS X TeX] altpdftex to simpdftex

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Oct 2 16:38:41 EDT 2005

On Oct 2, 2005, at 3:25 PM, Ralph Martin wrote:

> On 2 Oct 2005, at 20:27, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> The change to the basic command is trivial to change within  
>> TeXShop Preferences->Engine itself. The only thing that needs a  
>> new version of TeXShop to be fixed is retaining the .ps file  
>> generated by dvips; right now that must be unchecked in TeXShop  
>> Preferences->Engine. If that's what you really need you can easily  
>> put together an engine file that does that and you'll be CLI free  
>> again.
> I have forgotten exactly what Gerben said, but he indicated that  
> there was a bug in TeXshop's handling of arguments (to do with  
> order, if I remember correctly), which is why a new version of  
> TeXShop was called for, and why the user cannot just simply fix up  
> the preferences as you suggest.
> Best wishes
> Ralph


It's only the `Save Postscript File' option that needs to be turned  
off until a new version of TeXShop comes out. The changes to the  
Engines themselves can be done now.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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