[OS X TeX] Beginner help with TeXshop/MacTex needed

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Fri Aug 25 10:08:15 EDT 2006

On Aug 25, 2006, at 9:19 AM, Rowland McDonnell wrote:
(quoting me)
>> or you could use XeTeX which has become
>> amazingly mature:
>> http://scripts.sil.org/xetex
> Well, perhaps - but I'd have to learn an entirely new way of working,
> wouldn't I?  And re-work my fount installations, running into  
> backwards
> compatibility problems?

It's rather nice, and worth considering for any future projects.

>>> Secondly, I don't suppose if anyone knows if there's anything like
>>> a manual for TeXShop?  Preferably something that I can print on
>>> paper and read in the traditional way?
>> There've been a number of articles in TUGboat on it.
> Okay - are any of them available on-line?  I don't have a subscription
> to TUGboat.

Yes, they are on-line, all but the last one or two.


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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