[OS X TeX] LaTeXiT 1.3.1 released

Aaron Jackson jackson at msrce.howard.edu
Fri Jul 22 13:24:52 CEST 2005


On Jul 22, 2005, at 3:22 AM, Pierre Chatelier wrote:

>
>
>> Also, if I have multiple windows open and typeset a different 
>> equation in each window, then the top most equation is echoed in all 
>> open windows overwriting what was previously there.  At least 
>> everything is saved in the history.
> Yes, the library, as the history, is unique. LaTeXiT has been designed 
> with this idea. It is far less confusing than one library per 
> document.

I don't think I explained myself well here.  What I mean to say is that 
if I start LaTeXiT and then open two windows, render a=b in the first 
window, then render g=h in the second window,  both windows now have 
g=h.  This is not what I expected, since the contents of the first 
window, a=b, is now overwritten with g=h.  My user intuition would 
expect that only the window I am using should be affected by any 
typing/latexing.  However, this is not a huge problem since the history 
is global to all windows, and I can just reload a=b in the first window 
from the history.  I agree, having a global history is a good thing.

Aaron

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