[texworks] shared library for synctex

Stefan Löffler st.loeffler at gmail.com
Thu Jul 10 19:47:39 CEST 2014


Am 09.07.2014 09:00, schrieb Atsuhito Kohda:
> I got a bug in Debian which claimed texworks should use
> the shared library for synctex (Bug #753818).
> I'm not sure if this applies to the upstream or not but
> I'd like to report it here in case this is an issue of 
> the upstream too.  
> I want to remove Debian specific modification as possible as 
> I can so  please consider if this applies also to the upstream.
> I attach an patch (I removed Debian specific so irrelevant 
> parts).

Yes, this applies to the upstream, too. Thanks a lot for the patch (I
was unaware that SyncTeX libraries are starting to be shipped in Linux

I committed a slightly modified version of your patch as r1377.
 - Allow to override the use of the shared library (and use the one
bundled with the Tw sources instead) by means of the

 - In FindSynctex.cmake, also determine the SyncTeX version number
(although it currently isn't used)

Best regards,

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