[texworks] latexmk -engine stops working with 0.6.3-version

Felix Keller mail at felixkeller.ch
Mon Apr 8 14:23:26 CEST 2019


since version 0.6.3

the latexmk-engine as proposed in:


does not work anymore. Still works with the previous version.

Thank you! Felix

My engine


$pdflatex=q/xelatex $synctexoption %O %S/


 Latexmk: This is Latexmk, John Collins, 25 October 2018, version: 4.61.
Rule 'pdflatex': Rules & subrules not known to be previously run:
Rule 'pdflatex': The following rules & subrules became out-of-date:
Run number 1 of rule 'pdflatex'
Running 'pdflatex -synctex=1  -recorder  "test.tex"'
Latexmk: applying rule 'pdflatex'...
sh: pdflatex: command not found
Latexmk: fls file doesn't appear to have been made.
Collected error summary (may duplicate other messages):
  pdflatex: Command for 'pdflatex' gave return code 127
      Refer to 'test.log' for details
This message may duplicate earlier message.
Latexmk: Failure in processing file 'test.tex':
   (Pdf)LaTeX didn't generate the expected log file 'test.log'
Latexmk: Use the -f option to force complete processing,
 unless error was exceeding maximum runs, or warnings treated as errors.
Latexmk: Errors, so I did not complete making targets

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TeXworks version : 0.6.3r.a2470ca (travis-ci)
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