# [OS X TeX] TeXShop and Lilypond

M A markoilcan at gmail.com
Mon Apr 16 12:33:41 EDT 2007

On 4/16/07, M A <markoilcan at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Texshop wouldn't run the version with #! /bin/tcsh and I'm not too
> > programming savvy but am willing to change things around that are
> > easy to put back. I'd still like to continue to try and get this
> > working and share my results. I put back tcsh to #!/bin/tcsh and it
> > wouldn't run, but, I added \ to the end of the line '#!/bin/tcsh\ and
> > now Texshop is running until I get to errors like 'paragraph ended
> > before \begin was complete. <to be read again>  and so on down the
> > line. Texshop will only run this once and has to be quit or it won't
> > recognize the Lilypond-LaTex.engine again. I am going to continue
> > when I can, I need to learn some more about Latex and lilypond at
> > this point I think.
> >
>
> Assuming the your file is called "filename.lytex" the following should
> work within the terminal:
>
> lilypond-book --pdf filename.lytex
> pdflatex filename.tex
>
> The lilypond-book command may only reside within the lilypond.app
> application, depending on how you installed lilypond, in which case
> you would need to type
>
> /Applications/Lilypond.app/Contents/Resources/bin/lilypond-book
>
> instead. I don't use Texshop, but I believe that if the above works,
> the only thing you would need to change to make it an engine would be
> to change "filename" to "\$1". You should be sure that your original
> file does not end in .tex to make sure the lilypond-book does not
> overwrite the file.
>
> Mark A
>
I forgot to mention that you may have to get rid of the [dvips]
option to the graphicx package for it to work.

Mark A