Re: [OS X TeX] Searching for ß (eszett)

Herbert Schulz herbs at
Sun Apr 3 18:31:51 CEST 2011

On Apr 3, 2011, at 10:52 AM, Steffen Wolfrum wrote:

> Hi,
> how can I (eg. with TeXShop) search for "ß" (the german eszett), only?
> Now the program finds "ß" and "ss" ... mixed :o(
> But I explicitly am searching for this single glyph.
> I assume that its is a general MacOSX problem ...
> Maybe somebody had this problem, too and knows a solution?
> Thanks,
> Steffen


Do you mean search in the PDF or the Source? If the PDF does it do that within Preview too? If so it's a PDFKit ``feature'' so belongs to Mac OS X. Don't know if there is a way to turn it off.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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