[OS X TeX] texshop request

Maarten Sneep maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl
Wed Jan 16 15:56:29 EST 2008

On 16 jan 2008, at 20:51, Scott Murman wrote:

> is it possible to add the engine choice to the .texshop file that is  
> created when splitting a document into root and leaves?  right now  
> only the document root is included in the meta info, so every time  
> you open a section you need to manually reset the engine if it isn't  
> the default.

instead of using the .texshop files, you're better off using

%SourceDoc ../thesis.tex


%!TEX root = ../thesis.tex

In the master document you can then put:
%!TEX TS-program    =   pdflatex
to use pdflatex, or anthother engine. See the texshop helpfile for  


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