[OS X TeX] Contents of MacTeXtras

Alan Munn amunn at gmx.com
Sun May 4 20:56:22 CEST 2014

I’m in favor of keeping TeXWorks as part of MacTeXtras for all the reasons Joseph outlined. I think the users on this list are a bit biased towards TeXShop, but for those who deal with people on various platforms at the same time, having simple access to a cross-platform IDE is a real plus.


On May 4, 2014, at 2:40 PM, Joseph Wright <joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk> wrote:

> On 03/05/2014 20:00, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> Howdy,
>> And that ,exactly, is the question! At this time TeXworks is NOT in the Extras folder. The question is whether I should add it to that folder, and therefore to MacTeXtras, since it will no longer be installed by the MacTeX installer.
>> Good Luck,
>> Herb Schulz
> Based on the other part of the question (Texmaker/TeXstudio), it seems
> that MacTeXtras will continue to contain one or more editors. Given
> that, it would seem odd to me to drop TeXworks entirely in 'one step'
> rather than giving it least one 'intermediate' year in MacTeXtras.
> --
> Joseph Wright
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