[OS X TeX] TeXShop 2.09 crash
Wolfgang.Schmidle at sunderland.ac.uk
Thu Jun 15 15:33:35 EDT 2006
Herbert Schulz schrieb:
> On Jun 15, 2006, at 2:11 PM, Wolfgang Schmidle wrote:
>> Gary L. Gray schrieb:
>>> It was suggested that you move/delete TeXShop.plist at:
>>> Did you try that?
>>> -- Gary
>> Yes. Unfortunately, that didn't solve the problem, either.
> When you tried to run TeXShop again did it recreate the plist file?
> Try moving the TeXShop directory out of ~/Library/. A new one should
> be created. You can move any special changes (e.g., templates, macros,
> command completion) back one at a time to see if anything there is
> causing a problem.
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest.com)
OK, the short version: I rebooted the computer and everything was fine,
which makes me feel kind of stupid.
The long version: I removed ~/library/Texshop, but then TeXshop wouldn't
start at all because some macros were missing. I couldn't re-install it
from the dmg file because there were "too many processes open". The
activity monitor crashed when I tried to start it. When I re-booted,
there was a kernel panic. The second re-boot worked, and TeXshop also
worked again. Is this normal? I found it really scary.
Thanks Gary, Chris and Herb for your help!
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