[OS X TeX] TeXShop find panel woes

Stephen Moye stephenmoye at cox.net
Fri Jan 12 11:19:15 CET 2007


On Jan 12, 2007, at 4:35 AM, Jan Hegewald wrote:

> Dear all,
> I use TeXShops OgreKit find panel. It refuses to find strings  
> beginning with a backslash (\). If I search for e.g. \hfill I get  
> no hits, whereas hfill finds all my hfills.
> I guess something is broken here. Any ideas?
>
> Many TIA,
> -- Jan

If you have 'Regular Expressions' turned on, then you need to look  
for \\hfill
That is, you need to escape the backslash. Not doing so was the only  
way that
I could get the OgreKit find panel to behave as you describe.

SGM

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