[OS X TeX] BibDesk preview

Adam Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Thu Mar 30 15:03:58 EST 2006

On Thursday, March 30, 2006, at 09:58AM, Jan Hegewald <rurapente at gmx.de> wrote:

>Am 30.03.2006 um 17:35 schrieb Adam R. Maxwell:
>> On Mar 30, 2006, at 06:23, Jan Hegewald wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I have a little issue with BibDesk not displaying custom entries  
>>> of a publication. Can anyone confirm this or is there something  
>>> wrong with my setup?
>>> Example:
>>> - use BibDesk to add a new publication of type "webpage" in your .bib
>>> - enter some stuff, e.g. the year
>>> - things will show in the preview (maybe url is missing, this  
>>> depende on the selected \bibliographystyle)
>>> - add a new field, "Author" and enter some names.
>>> - refresh preview: no author is displayed.
>> I just checked; this only appears to happen with the "webpage"  
>> type, probably because it's not a type recognized by the style I  
>> use (natbib/apalike).
>No, this also happens for the "techreport" publication if I add a  
>"Note" field.

Okay, now I get it...too many red herrings to chase here.  BibDesk-only fields were removed before running TeX, so user-added fields were also removed.  This is fixed for the next nightly build; thanks for the report.

-- Adam
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