[texworks] preferences etc.

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk
Tue Jun 19 23:43:02 CEST 2012

Jean-Claude Raoult wrote:
> 1) Even when specified in the preferences, the default composer is never XeTeX but pdfTeX. Ihave to re-specify each time, even though "The normal TeXworks workflow is PDF-centric, using pdfTeX and XeTeX as typesetting engines". (I never use LaTeX, only Plain TeX, or rather XeTeX)

Works for me so long as I select it through "Default" (processing tools)
rather than by elevating it in the precedence list.  Windows 7, TW 
0.4.3, r.858
> 2) I indicated an extra path to resource files in the preferences. Nevertheless TeXworks cannot find my macros and other files at this  place. OK, I put them in $HOME/.Texworks, but they are not found anyway.

TeXworks macros, or TeX macros ?

Philip Taylor

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