[OS X TeX] Spaces in file or folder names
chabotd at globetrotter.net
Sat Feb 12 10:12:18 CET 2005
My philosophy too.
It is because LaTeX produces such nice (and predictable) output
compared to Word that I have started using it. I think many details
date back to what was common on computers 20 years ago.
Sure changing these things can be hard. Sure insuring cross-platform
compatibility could be hard. And sure I'm not the one who will do the
But we should have such a "wish list" for programmers in search of a
challenge or simply inclined to make LaTeX better.
Le 12 févr. 2005, à 02:00, TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List a écrit :
> Subject: Re: [OS X TeX] Spaces in file or folder names
> From: "Themis Matsoukas" <matsoukas at adelphia.net>
> Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 08:10:53 -0500
> On Feb 10, 2005, at 7:09 AM, Maarten Sneep wrote:
>> Just avoid spaces in names that you have to pass to LaTeX. You'll be
>> much happier. Trust me on this.
> I disagree - in the 21st century, computers ought to submit to the
> human desire, not limit it...
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