[OS X TeX] Running makeindex -s from the TeXShop shell

Will Robertson will at guerilla.net.au
Fri Sep 24 04:59:36 CEST 2004

On 24 Sep 2004, at 12:20 PM, Arthur Ogawa wrote:

> ...
> My question: how can I run this makeindex job from within TeXShop? The 
> crux issue is, I think, how to tell TeXShop to incorporate the "-s 
> gind" option, which it does not do by default.
> ...
> A further question: how does one add a tool to TeXShop's Typeset menu?

Hi Art

I would do as you suggest and create a new typesetting engine for this 
specific makeindex case:

Go to ~/Library/TeXShop/Engines/ and duplicate one of the engines 
there. Edit the two line shell script inside and call it something 
appropriate. Easy!

Will Robertson

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