# [OS X TeX] Synchronization

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Feb 22 03:52:24 CET 2010

On Feb 21, 2010, at 2:08 PM, Alain Schremmer wrote:

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> On Feb 21, 2010, at 2:34 PM, Peter Dyballa wrote:
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>> Am 21.02.2010 um 20:25 schrieb Alain Schremmer:
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>>> No, because, what's a header?
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>> Wikipedia might give a complete answer. (Maybe TeXShop's Help as well.) I am just mentioning that the first few lines which start with comment introducing characters (the "%" in TeX) and therefore are not directly meant for the (TeX) backend can be meaningful for a front-end (TeXShop can be called by this word) or an operating system.
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> Ah!
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> No: Both are
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> %!TEX root = ../Chapters-controls/\jobname.tex
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> But, because of you, I just found the cause: The file that was NOT working had been named by the Finder: 402copy 1.tex, yes, with a space and, once removed, sync worded both ways.
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> Something obviously so stupid that even I should have known.
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> Grateful regards
> --schremmer
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Howdy,

Fixed in later versions of TeXShop! :-)

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)