[OS X TeX] SyncTeX and Beamer
koch at math.uoregon.edu
Mon Sep 8 06:16:56 EDT 2008
On Sep 8, 2008, at 3:05 AM, Peter Vamos wrote:
> Thanks to all who offered/pointed explanations and and background on
> why SyncTeX fails on a Beamer document. \
>> By default the SyncTeX option falls back to the Search when synctex
> I cannot see in what sense this can be true: for a Beamer file
> typeset with SynTex, Preview -> source synchronization essentially
> fails but if done with PDF search it works as expected so with
> SyncTeX PDF search adds nothing, i.e.SyncTeX mode is _not_ an
> amalgam of these two.
The trouble in this case is that SyncTeX works; it just doesn't find
the correct spot. So TeXShop doesn't fall back on the old search method.
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