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

Enrico Franconi franconi at inf.unibz.it
Wed May 16 12:21:05 EDT 2007

```I am a very happy user of Skim, which is in my opinion superior to
Texniscope and PDFView for my LaTeX and professional use.
--e.

On 16 May 2007, at 14:21, Charilaos Skiadas wrote:

> Not really answering any question, but you might also be interested
> in Skim:
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> http://skim-app.sourceforge.net/
> http://skim-app.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/LaTeX_and_PDFSync
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> Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
> Hanover College
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> On May 16, 2007, at 6:21 AM, Roussanka Loukanova wrote:
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>> Hi,
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>> I've thought it would be appropriate to sent this out to the
>> MacOSX-TeX list too.
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>> 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.)
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>> 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:
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>> - 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.
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>> - 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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