[OS X TeX] TeXShop error
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat Mar 15 14:24:17 EDT 2008
On Mar 15, 2008, at 12:43 PM, Maarten Sneep wrote:
> On 15 mrt 2008, at 17:27, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> Try commenting out that line (i.e., put a # at the start of the
>> line). It doesn't seem happy with the line that sets the path
>> variable but that may already be set before entering the script. If
>> that doesn't help try ALSO setting the first line to
>> so that bash is used rather than tcsh. Sigh...
> The syntax of that file is most definitely tcsh, not bash, at least
> if his XeLaTeX.engine is anything like mine, so bash will balk on it.
> I don't know what mechanism TeXShop uses for setting the path for
> the standard pdflatex engine (does that use the engine mechanism at
> all, or are those default engines completely different?)
> Here is the equivalent bash syntax:
> xelatex "$1"
> # end of XeLaTeX.engine as bash.
In many engine files that I've written I've completely left out the
setting of the path/PATH variables since they seem to be set before
the engine script is executed.
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)
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