[OS X TeX] Applescript in TS
claus.gerhardt at uni-heidelberg.de
Mon Nov 7 19:32:51 CET 2011
-- Applescript direct
tell application "TeXShop"
get path of document of window 1
set fileName to result
do shell script "open -a " & "/Applications/Excalibur/Excalibur.app " & quoted form of fileName
On Nov 7, 2011, at 18:44, Themis Matsoukas wrote:
> The script does not recognize blanks in the file name. I gives the applescript error:
> "The files /Users/themis/WorkStuff/Classes/ChE, /220/Homework/_hw-collection, and //problem-dbase/ch7_mix_steam_1/problem.tex do not exist."
> The script has broken the file name into three strings by cutting where the blanks are. The correct file name, as read by dropping the file on the terminal, is
> /Users/themis/WorkStuff/Classes/ChE\ 220/Homework/_hw-collection\ \[2011\]/problem-dbase/ch7_mix_steam_1/problem.tex
> Is there easy easy fix for that?
> On Nov 7, 2011, at 11:48 AM, Claus Gerhardt wrote:
>> -- Applescript direct
>> tell application "TeXShop"
>> get path of document of window 1
>> set fileName to result
>> end tell
>> do shell script "open -a " & "/Applications/Excalibur/Excalibur.app " & fileName
>> and correct the path to Excalibur if necessary.
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