[OS X TeX] epstopdf glitch

Justin C. Walker justin at mac.com
Tue Jul 13 18:16:21 EDT 2010

On Jul 13, 2010, at 14:44 , Herbert Schulz wrote:

> On Jul 13, 2010, at 4:18 PM, Justin C. Walker wrote:
>> It's pretty easy:
>> - Launch TeXShop and then open the test file.
>> - Typeset
>> - Open Prefs
>> - Switch Typesetting -> Default Script from one of 'Pdftex' or 'Tex 
>> +DVI' to the other.
>> - Remove Aux files for the test file
>> - Typeset
> Howdy,
> I get the same behavior under 10.6 (TeXshop 2.36): it seems that  
> preference is read when TeXshop first boots and not reset when you  
> change it. To change in the middle you need to make the change in  
> Typeset Menu. I'm so used to that TS-program line that I never think  
> about the default.


I must have pulled a "Quick Draw McGraw" - now it works for me in the  
same way on 10.6.  Oh well.  Too many quick tests of TeXShop - I lost  
track of whether I was pulling the trigger or looking down the barrel...

Again, many thanks for tracking all of this down.


Justin C. Walker, Curmudgeon-At-Large
Institute for the Enhancement of the Director's Income
"Weaseling out of things is what separates us from the animals.
  Well, except the weasel."
       - Homer J Simpson

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