[OS X TeX] Show Files in TexShop
matsoukas at engr.psu.edu
Sun Dec 14 16:24:36 EST 2008
On Dec 14, 2008, at 12:29 PM, Martin Costabel wrote:
> Themis Matsoukas wrote:
>> On Dec 14, 2008, at 9:16 AM, Martin Costabel wrote:
>>> Themis Matsoukas wrote:
>>>> Say I have the following windows open in TS: root.tex, root.pdf,
>>>> and foo.tex (called via \include in root.tex). With root.tex as
>>>> the active window, I can use Show files (in Macros/Applescript)
>>>> to show the location of root.tex. I can do the same with root.pdf
>>>> (if it's the active window) but not with foo.tex. When foo.tex is
>>>> the active window, Show files points to root.pdf. Is there a way
>>>> to show foo.tex in the Finder?
>>> Why not simply cmd-click on the file name in the window title bar?
>>> This works the same in TeXshop as in any other app: It shows you a
>>> menu with the whole file hierarchy above the current file.
>> I don't want to manually navigate to the file - I want Finder to
>> open for me the container folder.
> That's why this is a *menu*, not just a list: You direct your mouse
> pointer to the entry corresponding to the container folder, click
> and - magically - Finder will open it. Just try it.
I never thought of it that way... Thanks!
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