[OS X TeX] \cite woes
oliver.hardt at mac.com
Mon Jun 20 23:26:07 CEST 2005
On 20-Jun-05, at 5:12 PM, Jon Guyer wrote:
>> hi maarten: i edit the .bib file using alpha, and it saves it as
>> "Mac" (not UNIX)
> Alpha will save with whatever line endings you tell it to. For use
> with unix tools like BibTeX, you'll want unix line endings. Open
> your .bib file in Alpha and look on the status bar for the button
> that says "Mac". Click on it and select "UNIX". Resave your file.
OK. i did that.
>> -- i hope that is what you are referring to
>> regarding UTF-8 encoding.
> No, UTF-8 encoding means 8-bit unicode. Alpha only saves in MacRoman.
do you mean that even if i save the file as UNIX in alpha, it still
is in MacRoman and not UTF-8?
>> i checked the file and there are no
>> special characters in the file. thanks! olli.
> The Mac carriage returns most likely *are* the special characters
> that are causing you problems.
after saving the file as UNIX in alpha, i did the entire latex/bibtex/
latex/latex run again (after i deleted all aux files and everything
else that was created); the result is the same as before.
since i do not know whether UNIX option in alpha equals UTF-8, i
cannot say whether the suggested modifications worked or not.
--------------------- Info ---------------------
Mac-TeX Website: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/
& FAQ: http://latex.yauh.de/faq/
TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
List Post: <mailto:MacOSX-TeX at email.esm.psu.edu>
More information about the macostex-archives