[texworks] Why is $PATH ignored?

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard mpg at elzevir.fr
Fri Oct 3 19:10:15 CEST 2008

Jérome Laurens a écrit :
> On 3 oct. 08, at 08:36, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
>> [...]
>> PPS: I still don't understand why apps like kile or texmaker can get the
>> right path and texworks doesn't. They must determine their environment
>> differently somehow...
> They explicitly forward their own PATH to the process they create.
Ok, so I think texworks should do the same. I'm really used to see the
PATH and other environment variables being "forwarded" as you say from
parent process to child process and I can't see why texworks shouldn't
do the same.


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