[OS X TeX] problem with XeConTeXt.engine
jelle at jhnet.nl
Thu Feb 22 09:15:02 EST 2007
Op 22-feb-2007, om 14:57 heeft Peter Dyballa het volgende geschreven:
> Am 22.02.2007 um 13:54 schrieb Jelle Huisman:
>> Is there a way to check the validity of engine-files, maybe I have
>> broken one of the rules, but I don't know where to look...
> Yes, it's very, very simple:
> • if you didn't do already, make the engine file an executable
> (chmod a+x <engine file name>)
> • invoke on the command line: <path to engine file>/<engine file>
> <your XeConTeXt file>
> • invoke on the command line: 'echo $PATH'
> • invoke on the command line: 'which texexec'
> • invoke on the command line: 'texexec --version'
> • add these three command lines also to your engine file before
> the texexec line and execute it once from the command line *and* a
> second time from TeXShop and compare all three outputs!
Thank you for this explanation, I will look into this later, I realy
need to finish other business now.
FYI I have solved my initial problem by adding an empty line after
the command. Somehow that did the trick.
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