[OS X TeX] How to make TeXShop engines available to all users?

Alan Munn amunn at msu.edu
Thu Jul 26 21:07:23 CEST 2007

At 1:12 PM -0500 7/26/07, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>On Jul 26, 2007, at 8:33 AM, Alan Munn wrote:
>>Hi, I'm sure this has been covered before, but I can't seem to find 
>>it.  Where do I put a new TeXShop engine so that all users on a 
>>machine can use it?  Searching through the archives I see lots of 
>>"put the new engine in ~/Library/TeXShop" advice, but this is a 
>>pain with multiuser machines.
>Unless the .engine files change frequently I'd simply make copies of 
>the engines and place them in each user's 
>~/Library/TeXShop/Engines/. The files are small.

I guess I'll do that.   Given Maarten's message about 
~/Library/TeXShop being hard coded, there's not too much choice.

Thanks to everyone who responded.  (Still waiting for my LaTeXit 
question to be answered...!)


Alan Munn 
amunn at msu.edu
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Michigan State University, East Lansing MI 48824       Tel.  +1-517-355-7491

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