[OS X TeX] Trashing synctex.gz file

Josep Maria Font jmfont at ub.edu
Thu Aug 6 05:34:57 EDT 2009

El dia 05/08/2009, a les 22:53, Herbert Schulz va escriure:

> On Aug 5, 2009, at 1:55 PM, Josep Maria Font wrote:
>> I want that when I choose menu item "Trash AUX files", or its  
>> keyboard shortcut cmd-ctrl-A, the synchronization file  
>> "jobname.synctex.gz" is also trashed along with .aux, etc. I tried  
>> to add the extension to the standard list by following TeXShop  
>> Help's advice, i.e., in the Terminal I wrote:
>> defaults write TeXShop OtherTrashExtensions -array-add "synctex.gz"
>> but this seems to have no effect. Any ideas ?
> You might try adding just synctex alone to the list.

I already tried it, it doesn't work either.

> Actually I use a macro that I got quite a long time ago. I like it  
> because the source window doesn't have to be active (I can use it  
> with the Preview or Console active) to get the job done. Adding  
> synctex to the list there worked nicely. You may need to fix up  
> broken lines in the email or copy and paste from the attached file.

Thanks for the script. I suppose I can also add it to the Macros menu  
of TeXShop.



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