[texworks] Minor issue with synctex

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Wed Mar 24 14:56:46 CET 2010

Jérome Laurens wrote:
> Le 23 mars 2010 à 14:17, Lars Madsen a écrit :
>>>> [...
>>> Hi,
>>> Tested on OS X, no problem with synctex and unicode characters in file and folder names.
>>> May I see what the header of the .synctex file reads on Windows?
>>> --JL
>> How much is the header?
>> Here is the entire contents from a file in a folder names æøå
>> SyncTeX Version:1
>> Input:1:LaTeX1.tex
> [...]
> Some TeX implementation will record the full path name instead of the last path component.
> This is not your situation which explains that:
>> The synctex file for more or less the same file in a folder without æøå, looks similar.
> Unfortunately, it means that I will not be able to help with this windows specific problem,
> but it will most certainly be solved in the near future.
> Regards
> --JL

would it be possible for someone to fix the current texworks shipped 
with Tex Live as well?

It make use of pdfTeX as default, while most users need pdfLaTeX, it is 
a bit imbarassing when dealing with new users.



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