[OS X TeX] [ANN] BibDesk 1.3.13

Themis Matsoukas matsoukas at psu.edu
Tue Jan 15 10:47:08 EST 2008

On Jan 15, 2008, at 10:14 AM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:

> You need to choose "Cite key" (with space) from the drop-down menu  
> next to the text field.  We don't allow typing of invalid BibTeX  
> field names, which caused a lot of problems in the past.

Thanks - I did not realize that the drop-down menu lists the valid  

>> PS: These customizations seem to have to be repeated from scratch  
>> every time Bibdesk is upgraded. Would it be possible to remember  
>> them?
> The window/column settings are saved per-file as extended  
> attributes, so you should only have to enter them once.  Did you do  
> anything to the .bib file that might lose extended attributes?

Mea culpa - apparently each .bib file remembers its own settings. I  
generally have the Cite Key showing but I happened to open the one bib  
file that did not have them on, making me think it was bibdesk's fault.



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