[texworks] Mac OS X: request for testing

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Thu Mar 3 14:40:43 CET 2016

> On Mar 3, 2016, at 12:34 AM, Otared Kavian <otared at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Stefan,
> Just downloaded the new build: it works fine when viewing the two PDF files you mentioned in your first e-mail.
> However, when one closes all files, it is impossible to quit TeXWorks with the usual Command-Q… 
> Is this a bug, or just a trick to let TeXWorks open all the time :-)
> Also TeXWorks does not find automatically my installation of MacTeX (contrary to what TeXShop does).
> Best regards: OK
>> On 02 Mar 2016, at 20:54, Stefan Löffler <st.loeffler at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Otared and other Mac testers,
>> thanks for testing. The version you downloaded (21dff05) was part of a
>> series of trials to update the Mac builds from Qt4 to Qt5.
>> Please try again with the most recent version from
>> https://bintray.com/stloeffler/generic/Latest-TeXworks-Mac/_latestVersion (currently,
>> this should redirect to
>> https://bintray.com/stloeffler/generic/Latest-TeXworks-Mac/0.5-t201603021935-git_52be6c2/)
>> which should hopefully fix the problem you reported and bring Qt5 to
>> TeXworks on the Mac.
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Stefan


I assume you are using El Capitan and, hopefully, TeX Live 2015 (installed via MacTeX-2015). Please see <http://www.tug.org/mactex/elcapitan.html> and, especially, the `Updating For El Capitan' document linked there.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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