[OS X TeX] BibDesk 1.5.2 now available---new release

Adam M. Goldstein z_californianus-dated-1274581462.f640b1 at shiftingbalance.org
Tue May 18 04:24:19 CEST 2010

Greetings all!

The BibDesk development team is pleased to announce that a new release of BibDesk, version 1.5.2, is now available. 

It can be downloaded directly at:


BibDesk will automatically detect the new version, in accord with settings in the BibDesk preferences; and users may view release notes and see a prompt to download the new version by selecting "Check for Updates" from the "BibDesk" menu within the application.

More information is available at the BibDesk web page, at:


The discussants on the bibdesk-users mailing list have, as always, made important contributions to identifying and fixing bugs, and suggesting and testing new features. Thanks!

Release notes are as follows.

	New Features

	•	You can now follow links in citation fields from the main table
	•	Improved display of search groups in group table
	•	Added web group support for SpringerLink and IACR archives, as well as generic bibTeX
	•	Add menu action to select all crossref parents of selected items
	•	Improvements to Script menu, smarter updating, allow custom ordering, support for automator workflows

	Bugs Fixed

	•	Fix accidental overwrite of fields when changing publication type
	•	Parse @string macro definitions from files that use parenthesis
	•	Fix size of icons in add bookmark sheets
	•	You should not be able to drag a group outline item
	•	Use improved contextual menu support in tables
	•	Fix failing check for parseable string types
	•	Fix missing template files
	•	Fix scripting support for local file format
	•	Fix scripting support for groups
	•	Avoid duplicate menu item titles
	•	Log parser errors from web parsers
	•	Avoid using the printing system for the TeX preview
	•	Fix contextual menu when no items are selected
	•	Fix a crasher in the Dublin Core parser

Adam M. Goldstein PhD, MSLIS
z_californianus at shiftingbalance.org
(914) 637-2717 (msg)
Dept of Philosophy
Iona College
715 North Avenue
New Rochelle NY 10801

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