[OS X TeX] Filenames with spaces (was: Number of pages with AppleScript in TeXShop)

Morten Høgholm morten.hoegholm at gmail.com
Thu Oct 20 15:14:36 EDT 2005

On Thu, 20 Oct 2005 13:34:59 -0500, Maarten Sneep  
<maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl> wrote:

> I'm not _that_ new to tex or latex. I was referring specifically to file  
> names with spaces,
> since that is now officially supported in web2c/pdftex. Some syntactic  
> sugar must have
> been added to tex to support these, otherwise the space would terminate  
> the filename,
> and the file would never find that file.

It uses "file name with spaces" (with catcode 12). Beware that \include  
and \includeonly requires a somewhat special syntax as in  
\include{"file\space name"}
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