[OS X TeX] TeXniscope can be used as pdf-Viewer in Aquamacs Emacs

Johannes Brauer brauer at nordakademie.de
Mon Apr 16 07:06:10 EDT 2007

Am 15.04.2007 um 19:49 schrieb Christopher Menzel:

> On Apr 15, 2007, at 8:35 AM, Johannes Brauer wrote:
>> Am 15.04.2007 um 05:58 schrieb Christopher Menzel:
>>>> I am trying to configure TeXniscope pdf-Viewer in Aquamacs Emacs  
>>>> but it does'nt work.
>>>> I followed the instructions given at http://www.emacswiki.org/ 
>>>> cgi-bin/wiki/AquamacsTexniscope:
>>>> "At first, we configure TeXniscope as pdf-Viewer in AUCTeX. Type  
>>>> M-x customize-variable RET TeX-output-view-style RET Now the  
>>>> customization buffer should open. Look for the entry ^pdf$.  
>>>> Select „Value Menu“ at „Choice“ and enter . and after “Command”  
>>>> open -a /Applications/TeXniscope.app %o"
>>>> Selecting Command-View in the minibuffer the text "open XXX.pdf  
>>>> appears"; instead of "open -a /Applications/TeXniscope.app  
>>>> XXX.pdf".
>>> Do you perhaps have another entry for ^pdf$ in the TeX Output  
>>> View Style customization buffer?  If so, delete the other one.
>> There is only one entry fpr ^pdf$ containing: open -a / 
>> Applications/TeXniscope.app %o
>>> Also, are you sure TeXniscope.app is in /Applications and not / 
>>> Applications/TeX?
>> Yes, it is!
>> Nevertheless, it doesn't work

> What does ~/Library/Preferences/Aquamacs Emacs/customizations.el  
> have for the value of TeX-output-view-style?
  '(TeX-output-view-style (quote (("^dvi$" ("^landscape$" "^pstricks$\ 
\|^pst-\\|^psfrag$") "%(o?)dvips -t landscape %d -o && gv %f") ("^dvi 
$" "^pstricks$\\|^pst-\\|^psfrag$" "%(o?)dvips %d -o && gv %f") ("^dvi 
$" ("^a4\\(?:dutch\\|paper\\|wide\\)\\|sem-a4$" "^landscape$") "%(o?) 
xdvi %dS -paper a4r -s 0 %d") ("^dvi$" "^a4\\(?:dutch\\|paper\\|wide\ 
\)\\|sem-a4$" "%(o?)xdvi %dS -paper a4 %d") ("^dvi$" ("^a5\\(?:comb\\| 
paper\\)$" "^landscape$") "%(o?)xdvi %dS -paper a5r -s 0 %d") ("^dvi 
$" "^a5\\(?:comb\\|paper\\)$" "%(o?)xdvi %dS -paper a5 %d") ("^dvi$"  
"^b5paper$" "%(o?)xdvi %dS -paper b5 %d") ("^dvi$" "^letterpaper$" "% 
(o?)xdvi %dS -paper us %d") ("^dvi$" "^legalpaper$" "%(o?)xdvi %dS - 
paper legal %d") ("^dvi$" "^executivepaper$" "%(o?)xdvi %dS -paper  
7.25x10.5in %d") ("^dvi$" "." "%(o?)xdvi %dS %d") ("^pdf$" "." "open - 
a /Applications/TeXniscope.app %o") ("^html?$" "." "netscape %o"))))
> Do you have another version of Emacs installed?
>   If so, you might well have a .emacs file
Yes, I have removed it now.
> and a .customizations.el file
no, no further customizations.el
> in your home dir, and I believe that Aquamacs will read those  
> instead of the Preferences.el and customizations.el files in ~/ 
> Library/... .  If so, changes written out to the latter will not be  
> read when you fire up Aquamacs.

Emoving .emacs does not help.

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