[OS X TeX] Mactex (texlive2008) input of shortcuts only works if input file in same directory as .tex
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Sep 30 15:35:22 EDT 2008
On Sep 30, 2008, at 2:15 PM, Neal Beck wrote:
> Hmm, am down to tex-live2008, file name is now nlb1, no path
> in .profile, and still the shortcuts only work if in the same
> directory as .tex. I append another short output. Thanks for any
> more help, it has been good to get rid of the other dists.
> MY SHORTCUTS
> Neal Beck wrote:
>> Many thanks to you (Axel) and your colleagues. I checked the path
>> and of course you folks are right. I will take care of getting rid
>> of fink (was an older decision).
>> However, and I have no idea if this is a bug or a miracle I was
>> expecting but should not have, when I do tex distribution in prefs,
>> the radio button is on texlive-2008. (Now I know about \sw I would
>> not have been fooled.) I have 3 dists (Fink, tl2007 and 2008, but I
>> am staring right now at the radio button on 2008).
>> if you are interested, my mac put the space in nealbeck 1 when I
>> was moving stuff from an old mac
>> thanks again
>> Axel E. Retif wrote:
I'm not sure what you mean by the shortcuts not working, the line
above implies that the file is being read? Are you using the @
character in the contents of nealshortcuts.tex? How are you inputing
that file? Can you give some samples of what's in that file?
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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