[OS X TeX] sagetex use from TeXShop
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat Jun 13 14:10:22 EDT 2020
> On Jun 13, 2020, at 12:36 PM, Murray Eisenberg <murrayeisenberg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Environment: SageMath-9.1.app, TeXShop 4.44, MacTeX/TeXLive 2020, under macOS 10.15.5.
> SageMath-9.1.app will NOT work properly as an app if its name is changed to SageMath.app, even if then the alias /Applications/SageMath-9.1.app/sage is changed to have as target the binary /Applications/SageMath-9.1.app/Contents/MacOS/Sage.
> (1) the recommendation in TeXShop's About Sage.pdf to rename the app to SageMath.app and then to edit sage.engine to remove “8.7” from the call /Applications/SageMath-8.7.app... cannot be used; and
> (2) the recommendation in TeXShop’s SageAndLatexmk.pd to rename the app to SageMath.app and then create the link in /usr/local/bin to /Applications/SageMath.app/Contents/Resources/sage/sage and the link in /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/tex/latex sagetex to /Applications/SageMath.app/Contents/Resources/sage/local/share/texmf/tex/latex/sagetex.sty cannot be used either.
> Instead, the links have to point to the corresponding files in /Applications/SageMath-9.1.app/Contents/Resources/sage.
> Or else, if you are putting local files in or else, as I have done then: copy sagetex.sty — from either the Sage distribution itself or, what gives the same version, from a ctan download — to ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/sagetex.
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What does ``Work Properly'' mean. I never use Sage as an app but rather as a packaged way of getting sage and sagetex.sty using symlinks as noted. I have NO problem running that way. When I start up SageMath.app (yes, I renamed it) it opens a couple of web pages; is that what it's supposed to do?
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