[OS X TeX] Spaces in the filename
sam.bradley at me.com
Tue Nov 24 09:51:53 EST 2009
Hi, I thought spaces in the file name may have been my problem with
indexes, but removing the spaces did not fix the problem. I am
begining to think I am missing the Makeindex program. I just loaded
TexLive brand new last week. I am running it on Snow Leopard.
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Sam E. Bradley, Jr.
Sam.bradley.jr at gmail.com
On Nov 24, 2009, at 5:57 AM, Josep Maria Font <jmfont at ub.edu> wrote:
> El dia 24/11/2009, a les 03:51, Alan T Litchfield va escriure (in
> another thread):
>> Note that I also removed the spaces in the file name.
> I know that it is not recommended to put spaces in filenames,
> although TeXShop is now able to cope with them. Generally speaking.
> Recently I received a file from a colleague with a space in its
> name, and without noticing this I successfully typeset it... but
> synchronization was not working. Intrigued with this, I finally
> noticed that the created .synctex.gz file had been named "file
> name.synctex".gz, including the space and the quotation marks. I
> then removed the space and everything was fine.
> I thought this was an interesting behaviour to share. (And,
> incidentally, this is perhaps what was happening to the OP of the
> thread "Need Help with Indexes"). One more reason to not include
> spaces in filenames.
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