[OS X TeX] Leopard Quick Look & TeX

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Tue Nov 27 12:05:49 EST 2007

On Tuesday, November 27, 2007, at 08:46AM, "Herbert Schulz" <herbs at wideopenwest.com> wrote:
>Does anyone know what it would take to adapt Leopard's  
>Text.qlgenerator so that .tex, .cls, .sty, etc. files can be viewed  
>via Quick Look? Since they are just text files I'd imagine some change  
>in info.plist would do it; but I don't really know much.

If the application claiming those files declares a UTI that conforms to public.plain-text, the system plugin will handle them.  I wrote a hack to make this work with text types claimed by TextMate.  ISTR you're a TeXShop user, so you could hack TeXShop's Info.plist to do something similar.


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