[texhax] controlling pdf reader (was Re: beamer and "Read out loud")
toms at ncifcrf.gov
Thu Apr 22 20:08:48 CEST 2010
> In case it useful to someone out there: Skim is a versatile pdf-reader for
> OS X that reloads to the same page if desired, and allows for easy
> retrieval of the source code corresponding to a given place in the pdf and
> vice versa. I use it with Aquamacs, an Emacs-based editor for OS X.
That's perfect!!! With a bit of a struggle I learned how to access
the hidden(!) parameter that makes Skim watch and read a file when it
updates. This finally solved the problem of how to automate this. I
have recorded what I know about it into a script that allows one to
set it up:
Thanks for the tip!
Thomas D. Schneider, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health
schneidt at mail.nih.gov
toms at alum.mit.edu (permanent)
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