[texworks] New PDF previewer code

Stefan Löffler st.loeffler at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 16:28:41 CET 2016


On 01.02.2016 11:23, Joseph Wright wrote:
> If I start off with just the editor window open and do a TeX run, all is
> well: the PDF opens, life is good. However, if I have a document with an
> existing PDF and so open both, something goes wrong at the end of the
> TeX run: this seems to complete but TeXworks hangs. If I get a source
> file which has some (trivial) error in it, a run with the PDF viewer
> closed is fine: I get the terminal error, tell TeX to continue and the
> PDF then opens. However, if I then do the same run again (no changes)
> TeXworks hangs before the terminal shows the line with an issue.
> Something not quite right!

sorry about that bug - it was a misplaced "is this a debug build?"
check. I fixed it (and a few other things) - builds are currently processed.

> P.S. Any chance of Mac builds?

Unfortunately, I don't have a Mac to build on. But there are
instructions at
on how to build your own Mac binaries, although I'm not sure how
difficult/lengthy it is in practice to set everything up...


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