[OS X TeX] TS 3.10 bug?

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Jun 4 09:54:34 EDT 2012

On Jun 4, 2012, at 8:49 AM, Themis Matsoukas wrote:

> On Jun 4, 2012, at 9:41 AM, Gary Gray wrote:
>> On Jun 4, 2012, at 9:34 AM, Themis Matsoukas wrote:
>>> 1. Open a latex file
>>> 2. Make a change w/o saving.
>>> 3. Close the window
>>> TS does not ask whether to save the changes but saves them anyway.  You can lose the entire contents of the file that way.
>> I assume that this is happening with Lion? If so, that is the way Lion works. You can recover the original file by clicking on the window title and selecting "Browse All Versions...", which will allow you to back to almost any previous state. Once I got used to this behavior, I liked it, but it did take some time. See the following Apple page about this behavior:
> I had not realized it is standard under Lion because not all applications behave that way. Mathematica, for example, asks before closing windows. Very confusing. 
> Themis


That's because Mathematica is not ``Lion Compliant.'' An application has to ``turn on'' Lion features.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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