[OS X TeX] TeXShop automatic hiding/unhiding of root file

Claus Gerhardt claus.gerhardt at uni-heidelberg.de
Wed Jan 11 20:08:43 EST 2012

I forget to mention that I am still using the old reference to the root file


This is then probably the reason why I don't encounter these problems.


On Jan 12, 2012, at 1:03, Themis Matsoukas wrote:

> On Jan 10, 2012, at 8:22 PM, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> The real problem is figuring out under what circumstances this happens since it wasn't happening for me and then suddenly (don't know what I did) started to happen and then it stopped (don't know what I did) happening. Clearly, there is something that triggers it and in all my usual tests it didn't show up.
> I. Here is how to reproduce the problem: 
> 1. Put the attached files in the same folder.
> 2. Typeset main.tex
> 3. Command-click on each chapter title on the pdf: each time you click, the root shows, then hides.
> II. And here is how to make it go away:
> 1. Change "%!TEX root = ./main.tex" to "%!TEX root = main.tex" in all included files
> 2. Quit TS (it might crash)
> 3. Open main.tex and compile
> 4. Command-click on the chapters on the pdf: everything should be normal.
> All this with TS Version 3.06 (3.06). 
> Themis
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