[OS X TeX] "Dirty file" indicator still unreliable in High Sierra?

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Jul 18 14:15:09 EDT 2018

> On Jul 18, 2018, at 12:02 PM, Warren Nagourney <wnagourney at comcast.net> wrote:
> I am running the latest versions of both macOS and TeXShop and notice that the “dirty file” indicator always has a dot in the middle, indicating an unsaved file. This came up a year ago in which we were reassured that TeXShop always saves source files before typesetting, so I assume that this is still a bug in macOS. Is this correct?
> Thanks.
> Warren Nagourney


I never have the dot present, even if I change the file contents. I wonder if you have `Ask to keep changes when closing documents' checked on the General Tab of System Preferences.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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