[OS X TeX] Two issues -- need help

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Sun Aug 7 11:14:01 CEST 2005

Le 6 août 05 à 19:49, M. Tamer Özsu a écrit :

> 2. On one of my machines, files with .tex extension have defaulted  
> to open
> with the Script Editor. When I try to reset this to TexShop or  
> iTexMac from
> Get Info window, it asks me if I really wanted to change, but then it
> reverts back to Script Editor. What might be going wrong? I did fix  
> the
> permissions, etc, but I can't think of what else to try.
> (This is a more general problem with all file types, but I had to  
> make it
> tex relevant for this list -) )

You may try rebuilding the Launch Services database. I'm not quite  
sure it will help, but who knows?

Before Tiger, this meant deleting the following files, then restarting:


On Tiger the organization and naming of the files have changed, it  
should be something like:


The names of the files inside /Library/Caches/ will probably be  
different on your setup, the digits at the end of the name refer to  
the user ID; I think 0140 is general, and there should be one 0145**  
per user account.

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