[OS X TeX] problem with latexit (blank output, no error)

David Watson dewatson at me.com
Wed Jul 1 10:53:35 EDT 2009

On Jul 1, 2009, at 9:30 AM, Leonardo Gualtieri wrote:

> Hello,
> I have a problem with latexit (1.16.1) on mac OS (10.5.7).
> I have installed tex on /usr/local/gwTeX/bin/i386-apple-darwin
> and I have given this path in the preferences (I also have it in  
> my .bash_profile).
> latexit runs prefectly, without error messages, but the output is  
> blank.

Have you by any chance set the colors to white text on a white  

> The log file has no error messages, too, and if I go to
> /var/folders/IO/IOe86tTKEkewWqQWAWcS-U+++TI/-Tmp-/latexit-1.16.1/usr/ 
> local/gwTeX/bin/i386-apple-darwin
> I find the temporary files created by latexit; there is a  
> latexit-1.tex, which is perfect; then there is latexit-1-2.tex,  
> which crops the output
> of the previous one, and the result of the crop is a blank file.
> I also tried to change the parameters of the crop  
> (\includegraphics[viewport = ...])
> with no result.

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