[texworks] New 0.4.6 release

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Apr 3 21:20:53 CEST 2015

> On Apr 3, 2015, at 2:16 PM, Stefan Löffler <st.loeffler at gmail.com> wrote:
> Howdy,
> On 03.04.2015 14:59, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>>> On Apr 3, 2015, at 1:53 PM, Stefan Löffler <st.loeffler at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I'm happy to announce a new stable release of TeXworks. The new TeXworks
>>> 0.4.6 brings a bunch of bug fixes, plus a few enhancements such as
>>> fine-grained synchronization. More details can be found on
>>> https://github.com/TeXworks/texworks/releases/tag/release-0.4.6 . The
>>> package maintainers have been notified, so binaries should hopefully be
>>> appearing soon.
>>> If you are using version 0.4.5 or earlier, you are encouraged to update
>>> to 0.4.6 to get the latest bug fixes and improvements. This may happen
>>> automatically if you installed TeXworks as part of your TeX distribution
>>> (TeXLive, MiKTeX, MacTeX, etc.) or via the package manager of your
>>> operating system. If that is not the case, have a look at
>>> http://www.tug.org/texworks/ for ways to get the new version.
>>> I also want to take the time and thank everyone who has contributed to
>>> TeXworks, be it code, translations, bug reports, general input and
>>> opinions, or in any other way! Keep up the excellent work!
>>> I hope you enjoy the new version.
>>> Happy TeXing.
>>> Stefan
>>> PS: If you are using the latest/experimental builds (with version number
>>> 0.5), you can ignore this message. 0.5 includes everything 0.4.6 does.
>> Does that last part mean that 0.4.6 on the Mac will NOT have the fixes for environment passing?
> I assume you talk about the Yosemite issue?
> (https://github.com/TeXworks/texworks/issues/672)
> Unfortunately, AFAIK, this problem still persists. The thing is that I
> have no Mac to test patches on, and nobody has replied to my proposed
> patch at the issue report mentioned above, yet.
> That said, there are a couple of possibilities, assuming the patch is
> found to work. People providing Mac OS builds could use it when building
> (technically, this would no longer be a mint 0.4.6 build then, but it's
> not uncommon to apply platform-specific patches). I could also do a
> 0.4.7 release (for that I'd like to wait a couple of days, though, to
> see if anything else pops up that has gone unnoticed so far).
> All the best,
> Stefan


Thanks for the clarification.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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