[OS X TeX] MetaPost and TeXShop 3.36.2
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Jul 23 17:53:31 CEST 2014
On Jul 23, 2014, at 10:10 AM, Bréard, Andrea <andrea.breard at asia-europe.uni-heidelberg.de> wrote:
> Dear colleagues,
> On my former Macintosh computer I had no problem compiling MetaPost files within TeXShop, which produced a readable pdf file.
> With the new TeXShop version on OS10.9 I obtain a file without extension that appears an exe file in the Finder and cannot be opened with any program I have.
> If anybody knows the trick how to obtain the right pdf format as an output I would be very grateful.
Why do you say it ``appears an exe file in the Finder''? Does it really have no extension or do you have Finder set to not show extensions (Finder->Preferences->Advanced->Show all filename extensions)? What happens if you attempt to compile the mpost file in Terminal using
as the command line?
I don't use mpost so could you send a small mpost file for me to try to compile?
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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