[OS X TeX] map files

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Jun 25 18:03:25 CEST 2004

On 6/25/04 9:48 AM, "Brian Jensen" <bdjensen at umich.edu> wrote:

> On Jun 25, 2004, at 10:29 AM, Frans Goddijn wrote:
>> Is there a way to use the 'finder' to search for files, like a list of
>> locations of files with the name psfonts.map?
> Frank,
> I use the finder to search for TeX files. You can navigate to the
> "teTeX" folder (either use the link to it in /Library/teTeX, or use
> Go->Go To Folder..., and then go to "/usr/local/teTeX"). Then, in the
> search box in the upper right corner of the finder window, use the
> pull-down menu to select "selection." Anything you type in the search
> box will now be looked for in the teTeX folder or subfolders. For
> convenience, I actually pulled the teTeX folder over into the left side
> of the finder window, so that I can easily click on it at any time to
> do a search for TeX files. This is a great way to find documentation or
> to check for an installed package as well.
> Brian


With the Find Command (Cmd-F) in the Finder you can add a criteria that sets
Visibility of ``visible and invisible items'' and then it will search within
most invisible folders. In particular it will look within the teTeX tree for

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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