[OS X TeX] unlocking a source file in TeXShop
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Feb 10 19:19:08 CET 2012
On Feb 10, 2012, at 11:44 AM, Nitecki, Zbigniew H. wrote:
> According to the "New Features" item on the Texhsop/Lion web site, a file which has been locked can be unlocked by clicking on the word "locked" at the top of the file window. But when I did this just now on a file, I got a box saying that this file cannot be unlocked, but I can duplicate it and edit that. If I do so, will that automatically become a replacement for the old one?---this file is one of many in a book project, all relating to a different project root. Or is there a way to unlock even when I get that error message?
> I am running 3.06 on a new iMac.
> Zbigniew Nitecki
Hmmm... I haven't gotten that when opening old files; have always seen the Unlock choice. I'd do a Get Info… on those files and see if you have them locked there and if the ownership and permissions are set correctly for those files.
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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