[texworks] Sweave with Texworks - Update
Christopher David Desjardins
cddesjardins at gmail.com
Wed Aug 4 23:39:37 CEST 2010
On 08/04/2010 04:35 PM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
> Le 4 août 2010 à 22:30, Christopher David Desjardins a écrit :
>> Also, not sure if this is your plan but ... if you find out how to set up TexWorks so that it can:
>> Sweave -> pdflatex -> bibtex -> pdflatex -> pdflatex
>> All in one shot I would be interested in knowing how to do this.
> TeX Live includes a perl script called latexmk which does this kind of thing for LaTeX (ie, run latex then bibtex and/or makeindex then latex again any required number of times). Maybe there's a possibility to make latexmk run sweave as well, or use its perl code as a basis for writing another script adapted to your task.
> Herb Schulz, a regular on this list, who maintains a packaged version of latexmk for the Mac and interacts with its author, might know more. (I'm not using latexmk, bibtex, makeindex, R or sweave myself, and I can't write perl, unfortunately.)
> Once (if) a script is written to carry your task, then it could become a simple matter of using this script as a new processing tool in TeXworks.
> As I'm re-reading this, I see that Stefan Löffler has posted already this same suggestion earlier in the thread. Did you pursue the idea further?
Yeah, I checked out latexmk. It appears that latexmk can't run Sweave
without some modifications (if I reading the information about latexmk
correctly). Unfortunately I don't know any perl either.
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