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

Duncan Murdoch murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 19:55:12 CET 2011

On 09/03/2011 11:40 AM, Stefan Löffler wrote:
> Hi,
> On 2011-03-09 16:27, Alain Delmotte wrote:
> >  Either with CRLF or LF I have the same:
> >  Jump to source or Jump to pdf brings the corresponding window under
> >  focus.
> Are you talking about the line endings in the .tex file, or about the
> line endings in the .synctex file? I was referring to the latter, which
> normally should get created automatically and you don't have to touch it.

Just to confirm:  I've changed my code to write the .synctex file with 
Unix endings regardless of which platform it's running on, and things 
are now fine.

Duncan Murdoch

> >  To use synctex I am using Ctrl+Click on the part I want to move to.
> >
> >  I don't remember that the menu options Jump to... where moving to
> >  specific place!
> There is a difference between "Go to..." (items in the Window menu,
> shortcut Ctrl+'), and "Jump to..." (the items in the context menu you
> get when you right-click). The former have no notion of position, and
> indeed just switch the focus between the two windows. The latter do know
> where you are (because you right-clicked there), so they take you to the
> corresponding place in the other window. It's really the same as
> Ctrl+clicking, just without any keyboard key ;).
> Stefan

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