[OS X TeX] Sysquake for LaTeX (and TeXShop)

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat Apr 4 22:47:02 CEST 2009

On Apr 4, 2009, at 3:06 PM, Peter Pagin wrote:

> Hello,
> I would like to use Sysquake for LaTeX as well. I have run the  
> installation, but the Sysquake parts of the sq-example.tex file  
> don't process. In the log file it says
> "system(sysquakelatextool --latexingraphics -o sq-example.lmeout  sq- 
> example.lme
> )...disabled."
> But I can run sysquakelatextool from the command line. Does anyone  
> have an idea of what has gone wrong, and how it can be fixed.
> Thanks in advance
> Peter


Notice that the engine file,

pdflatex --shell-escape "$1"
pdflatex --shell-escape "$1"
name=$(basename "$1" .tex)
rm "$name".lme
rm "$name".lmeout
rm lmefrag*

contains --shell-escape which allows programs to be executed from  
within pdflatex.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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