[texworks] running engines

Joseph Wright joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk
Mon Jun 15 12:36:00 CEST 2009

Hans Hagen wrote:
> Hi,
> In order to be able to share ini files between platforms i have a
> request for the windows variant
> context (mkiv) is run with a script mtxrun which on unix is called
> 'mtxrun' and on windows 'mtxrun.cmd'; this works fine in texworks but
> for windows we explicitly have to add the .cmd; when i leave out the
> suffix i get the path popup (quite handy btw to see what paths are
> consulted)
> it would be nice if the windows version would test for 'exe cmd bat'
> when a suffix is missing
> Hans

Shouldn't it just use PATHEXT?
Joseph Wright

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