[OS X TeX] TeXTable: Does someone know how to compile it?

Justin C. Walker justin at mac.com
Sun Apr 5 22:39:44 CEST 2009

On Apr 5, 2009, at 05:56 , Peter Dyballa wrote:
> Am 05.04.2009 um 06:00 schrieb Ramón Figueroa-Centeno:
>> The author gave up on trying to fix due to lack of time. He open  
>> sourced it: <http://www.twistedtheorysoftware.com/textable/TeXTable-0.2a-src.tar.gz 
>> >.
>> Can anyone give instructions on how at least to compile it from the  
>> source, and even better fix the bug?
> Unpack the archive, open the directory TexTable in Finder, double- 
> click the Xcode "file" TexTable.xcodeproj, and press for example the  
> Build button in Xcode. It'll fail, because some external software is  
> missing:
> 	<OmniFoundation/OmniFoundation.h>
> 	<Foundation/Foundation.h>
> The former C header file obviously is not Mac OS X or Apple, it's  
> from the owners of OmniWeb or OmniGraffle. The latter file does not  
> exist on my Tiger system.

I believe that the former is available from The Omni Group. I have an  
old (11/08) copy of BibDesk source, and it contains this (so I'm  
assuming it's freely available).

The latter should be on your system.  It's found in
and the compiler tracks it down with some sort of compiler foo.  For  
example, the following

#include <Foundation/Foundation.h>

compiles without complaints of missing headers (but lots of others, of  



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