[texworks] Synctex with texi2dvi?

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Aug 10 22:58:22 CEST 2010

On Aug 10, 2010, at 3:52 PM, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

> On 10 August 2010 Bruno Voisin wrote:
>> 	#!/bin/tcsh
>> 	set TEX= ("$TEX --synctex=1")
>> 	set PDFTEX= ("$PDFTEX --synctex=1")
>> 	texi2dvi "$1"
> Doesn't OS X provide a Bourne compatible shell (/bin/sh)?  I don't
> have OS X.  I'm aware that OS X is a BSD system and csh is the default
> login (interactive) shell on BSD.  But I suppose that one can expect
> that /bin/sh exists on BSD sytems too.  Is this assumption true?
> If yes, which Bourne compatible shell is used?  Is /bin/sh a link to
> /bin/bash?
> Regards,
>  Reinhard


Actually, the default shell for OS X for quite a few versions now (I don't remember when it changed from tcsh) is bash.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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