[texworks] Call for Help: Testing for the upcoming release

Stefan Löffler st.loeffler at gmail.com
Tue Mar 15 13:01:49 CET 2016

Dear Phil,

The following issues should be solved now (but give the build process
some time to update the binaries before testing):

On 13.03.2016 04:45, Philip Taylor wrote:
>> On 12.03.2016 04:55, Philip Taylor wrote:
>>> 0) [new, NEW, IMPORTANT] The preview no longer remembers the page and
>>> view visible across compilations; it now opens at logical page 1 after a
>>> re-compilation whereas it used to re-open at the previously selected
>>> page and view.  This is a major regression.

>>> 4) [new] "Actual size" (for my test case, at least : A6) does not
>>> display at actual size on screen; there would seem to need to be
>>> configuration parameter that one can vary in order to get "Actual size"
>>> to be correct; [...]

(there was a bug affecting 4) - the functionality was there, but it was
not applied by default)

>>> 5) [new] "Shift-magnify" re-positions the displayed content that appears
>>> to bear no relationship to the position of the cursor at the time that
>>> "shift-magnify" was used; it would be more intuitive (and more useful)
>>> if "shift-magnify" ensure that the previous cursor position remained
>>> visible and (ideally) centered the newly zoomed page around the previous
>>> cursor position.


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