# [OS X TeX] Multiple indexes with TeXShop

André Bellaïche abellaic at math.jussieu.fr
Sat Dec 15 18:11:48 EST 2007

```Le 15 déc. 07 à 23:23, George Gratzer a écrit :

> My recommendation is -- see my book, p. 463 -- to use the AMS
> amsidx package.
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> GG

On the AMS website, I get:

Your search - amsidx - did not match any documents

A.B.

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> On Dec 15, 2007, at 11:32 AM, André Bellaïche wrote:
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>> In order to make multiple indexes, the LaTeX companion advices us
>> to use the index package. Everything looks fine and easy, but one
>> thing How: do you compile your .**x file into a .**d file?
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>> The problem is: Makeindex command included in TeXShop works only
>> for .idx and .ind
>>
>> Is there a way out without resorting to command line?
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>> One possibility is to use the old Macintosh application Makeindex
>> v2.12 which worked well in OS 9 (I still have Classic on my i-
>> mac), so well that you didn't have to use aliases for French
>> diacritics. I mean, it used to put éléphant in its correct
>> location in the index, you only had to type \index{éléphant}, not
>> \index{elephant@éléphant}. But there is a drawback, you have to
>> convert manually the OS X files produced by LaTeX in OS 9 files,
>> before running Makeindex v2.12.
>>
>> So, this is the second question:
>>
>> Is there a way to convert Makeindex v2.12 into an OS X application
>> (to carbonize it ?)?
>>
>> André Bellaïche
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