[OS X TeX] Could Folks Check This?

Michael Sharpe msharpe at ucsd.edu
Wed Apr 21 18:14:54 CEST 2010

On Apr 21, 2010, at 5:41 AM, Herbert Schulz wrote:

> Howdy,
> Enclosed a Macro for TeXShop called `Open Selection' and bound to Opt-Cmd-O. It allows you to select the name of a file (package, class, included, bibliography, etc.) in a command (e.g., \usepackage) and will search along the standard path for that type of file.
> It has worked on my system for many years, including under my present OS X 10.6.3. Someone has reported that it throws and error message on their system.
> I'd appreciate it if some folks would test the macro in TeXshop on their systems and let me know the results there. It has been a very useful macro for me.
> <OpenSelection.plist.zip>


The version in your attachment has HTML entities in place of items like & < etc, and if not replaced with characters expected by the Applescript interpreter, you get error messages. I believe it's enough to replace each occurrence of & with & and of < with <.


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