[OS X TeX] PDFViewer (was: Re: [carbon-emacs:172] search and inverse search)

Charilaos Skiadas skiadas at hanover.edu
Wed May 16 08:21:14 EDT 2007

Not really answering any question, but you might also be interested  
in Skim:


Haris Skiadas
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Hanover College

On May 16, 2007, at 6:21 AM, Roussanka Loukanova wrote:

> Hi,
> I've thought it would be appropriate to sent this out to the MacOSX- 
> TeX list too.
> PDFView is a great relieve in viewing pdfs while typesetting in  
> Emacs, despite of problems that I am getting with it. (Sorry for  
> not trying PDFView earlier.)
> BTW, not only the automatic switch back and forth between the pdf  
> files and Emacs doesn't work (with "\usepackage{pdfsync}" in the  
> preamble of the tex file), but also I am not getting:
> - the search through the pdf file in PDFView:
> Cmd+F (or Edit -> Find -> Find...) prompts the Search box in the  
> side bar, but then it can not find any occurrences of what I type  
> in it.
> - Copy (in the pdf) -> Paste in the search box doesn't respond
> (Ctrl+Y pastes persistently a word that I had in the Emacs ring at  
> some point yesterday :)
> Nevertheless, I like the PDFViewer a lot, and would like it as a  
> pdf viewer after simpdftex (for dvips dependencies). This should be  
> handled with some script.
> Roussanka

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