[texworks] Setting search path, using (La)TeX for dvi and synctex

Stephen Moye sgmoye at me.com
Wed Sep 17 21:13:16 CEST 2008

On Sep 17, 2008, at 1:27 PM, Bruno Voisin wrote:

> Le 17 sept. 08 à 17:07, Stephen Moye a écrit :
>> TeXShop, however, by some magic, creates both a dvi file and a pdf  
>> -- is it sending the dvi file, behind the scenes, to dvips and  
>> ghostscript? Can that magic be duplicated in TeXworks?
> Indeed. Go to the prefs, select Typesetting > Processing tools and  
> define additional tools.
> For plain TeX (notice the etex, not tex, that's crucial):
> <Image 1.png>
> For LaTeX:
> <Image 2.png>
> For the --synctex=1 option you can use a single hyphen "-" instead  
> of a double one "--", but for the --extratexopts option the double  
> hyphen seems mandatory.
> Bruno Voisin

Whew! And thanks. I have been trying just about every combination and  
permutation of commands I could think of -- but not, obviously, the  
one you suggested. Thanks again -- now I can get back to work.


Stephen Moye

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