[OS X TeX] Bibtex and Bibtex8

Alan Munn amunn at msu.edu
Fri Jul 24 16:52:43 EDT 2009

At 3:22 PM -0500 7/24/09, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>On Jul 24, 2009, at 2:58 PM, Alan Munn wrote:
>>I guess the problem is that there's no way to use command-shift-B 
>>(as opposed to some other short-cut) since that's built-in to 
>>TeXShop.  I was hoping to change the script that TeXShop actually 
>>uses, but that doesn't seem to be possible.  I guess I can relearn 
>>a new command key.
>>This is one of my pet peeves about TeXShop, which is otherwise 
>>fantastic: it doesn't seem to allow you to reassign anything to any 
>>key, since a lot of the good key combinations are fixed and used by 
>>TeXShop with no way (AFAIK) to reassign them.
>Why not just make a new engine that does the job.

Well, as I said, that parts easy.  It's assigning it to 
command-shift-B that's hard.

>  Or, edit the proper rc file to use bibtex8 rather than bibtex if 
>you are using the latexmk engines.

Yes, I think I'll go that route.  I haven't really messed around with 
these files much but that might be the simplest.



Alan Munn						amunn at msu.edu
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