[texworks] "jump to source" not working 0.3r736

Paul A Norman paul.a.norman at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 00:19:29 CET 2011

Dear Dunncan

This is the doc.tex (below)

Could you use a drop box (free)? https://www.dropbox.com  or do
something else perhaps?


<title>403 Forbidden</title>
<p>You don't have permission to access /faculty/murdoch/temp/texworks/doc.tex
on this server.</p>
<address>Apache/2.2.9 (Debian) PHP/5.2.6-1+lenny9 with Suhosin-Patch
mod_python/3.3.1 Python/2.5.2 mod_ssl/2.2.9 OpenSSL/0.9.8g
mod_perl/2.0.4 Perl/v5.10.0 Server at www.stats.uwo.ca Port

On 9 March 2011 08:26, Duncan Murdoch <murdoch.duncan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 08/03/2011 1:15 PM, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
>> I've just installed the test build TeXworks-w32-v0.3r736-build1.zip on a
>> 64 bit Windows 7 machine.  The "Jump to Source" menu item on the right
>> mouse button in the previewer appears to do nothing; "Jump to PDF" in
>> the editor brings the previewer to the front, but doesn't go to the
>> right page.
>> I suspect this is due to problems reading the .synctex file, but I don't
>> know how to diagnose what they are.  Version 0.1 r432 is fine with the
>> file.  (The reason I suspect problems is that the .synctex file is a
>> little unusual:  it is not compressed, and it has been edited from the
>> original one produced by pdflatex.  So it is possible that the edits
>> have messed it up, but I don't know how.)
>> I have put most of the example files online at
>> http://www.stats.uwo.ca/faculty/murdoch/temp/texworks.  (There are
>> missing figures, but the main source files are there.)  The .Rnw file is
>> the real source; jumps should almost all go to it.  The .tex file is an
>> intermediate file produced by Sweave.
> Quick followup:  version 0.2.3 r466 is fine in this regard.
> Duncan Murdoch

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