[OS X TeX] Leopard Quick Look & TeX

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Nov 27 12:20:55 EST 2007

On Nov 27, 2007, at 11:05 AM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:

> On Tuesday, November 27, 2007, at 08:46AM, "Herbert Schulz" <herbs at wideopenwest.com 
> > wrote:
>> Howdy,
>> 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.
> -- 
> adam


That's interesting. Could you give me a hint of what the addition to  
info.plist in TeXShop should look like?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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