[texworks] Programmatic access to subsidiary file name
P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk
Thu Aug 23 07:17:05 CEST 2012
William Adams wrote:
> AFAIK, there's only \jobname, which would get you Genealogy.tex.
OK, but that's a TeX solution; I was looking for a TeXworks solution,
on the assumption that TeXworks is already parsing the files to look
for (e.g.,) "! TeX Program = ...".
> Since you're in control over \inputting the file, I'd just set the filename in a macro, use it load the sub-file, then call it in the input files.
Excellent suggestion : I had completely overlooked that.
Thank you, William.
> see Fred Smeijers, _Counterpunch: making type in the sixteenth century, designing typefaces now_.
Wonderful recommendation : one of the most interesting books I have
encountered for a very long time.
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