[OS X TeX] Skim SKAutoReloadFileUpdate
franconi at inf.unibz.it
Fri Dec 19 18:54:49 CET 2008
On 19 Dec 2008, at 18:42, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:
>> So, it seems to me that the auto feature is the best compromise to
>> have a smooth workflow.
> If you want to use a brute force reloading and hope that corrupted
> data structures are dealt with correctly everywhere in Apple's
> frameworks (they're not), go for it. Personally, I think it's a
> foolish approach when the problem is easily avoided.
I agree with you in general, but from the discussion in this thread I
had evidence of the contrary: this is not *easy* in the case of latex-
generated files, since the workflow may fail for many different reasons.
Now, I also have learnt from the recent posting by Joseph that in emacs
+auctex (which is my scenario) there is already a way to detect
successful runs of the latex-ing process. I am willing to explore this
route, so that, as you suggest, I can at the end launch a reload of
Does anybody know more about this possibility?
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