[OS X TeX] Citation completion in TeXShop

Justin C. Walker justin at mac.com
Fri Dec 24 15:36:54 EST 2010

On Dec 24, 2010, at 12:17 , Herbert Schulz wrote:
> On Dec 24, 2010, at 2:15 PM, Justin C. Walker wrote:
>> On Dec 24, 2010, at 07:19 , Herbert Schulz wrote:
>>>> That appears to be a bug! It happens even if you use F5 and looks like some sort of interaction with Apple's completion mechanism but I'm not sure.Howdy,
>>> A workaround for now: start a new \cite command and add more items and then replace the }\cite{ between them by a comma.
>> That would certainly work, but in retrospect, putting that many cite-keys in one list violates some internal standard of decency :-}  I just happened to get carried away adding them to the list, and was surprised, even shocked, when TeXShop stopped giving me cite-key alternatives...
> Howdy,
> Then it appears that TeXShop is acting in good taste! :-) It is therefore a feature, not a bug.

While I agree in principle, I'm not entirely comfortable with wads of software making my aesthetic decisions for me...


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