[OS X TeX] Disaster
Sangwine, Stephen J
sjs at essex.ac.uk
Tue Aug 25 04:33:34 EDT 2015
And it is not necessary to pause/unpause after every recompilation. I turn
off the sync, then work for an hour or so, then turn it back on. I don’t
need Dropbox to record every change made to the files, it’s enough to have
a backup at significant intervals. If I stop for a coffee break, I turn on
the sync and allow Dropbox to back up.
> Le 24 août 2015 à 22:42, Herbert Schulz <herbs at wideopenwest.com> a écrit :
>> On Aug 24, 2015, at 3:52 PM, Markus Klyver <markusklyver at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> "It is perhaps worth disabling synchronisation while you are processing LaTeX - to prevent Dropbox from updating its records with every minor change to the auxiliary files, as at least one other poster has mentioned."
>> Yeah, but that becomes tedious after a while to do, especially if you only apply small changes for re-compilation.
> Not so difficult! Click on the DropBox icon in the Menu Bar. Hover over `up to date' in the lower left corner of the window; it changes to `pause syncing' and click there.
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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