[OS X TeX] Damaged KeyEquivalents.plist

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Dec 31 10:37:38 EST 2006

On Dec 31, 2006, at 9:26 AM, Rick Zaccone wrote:

> ...
> There are a couple of problems with the file.  One is that there  
> are nested comments which make plutil unhappy.  The other problem  
> is that <dict>, </dict> and </plist> appear inside of comments and  
> plutil wants to see them.
> To fix the problem I made the first six lines of the file look like  
> this.
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
> <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN"  
> "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
> <plist version="1.0">
> <dict>
> </dict>
> </plist>
> I kept all of the commented material that follows, but I removed  
> all nested comments.  Now plutil is happy.
> I did my editing in emacs.  The syntax coloring makes the nested  
> comments easy to spot.
> Does this seem like a reasonable fix?  Would it have been better to  
> just remove the file?  Ignore the error?
> Rick


This is the proper fix. Unfortunately, the mechanism that uses this  
list is not working properly right now either.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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