# [TxMt] LaTeX Cite completion

Thu May 22 02:19:15 UTC 2008

```On May 21, 2008, at 12:50 AM, kbj at linguist.umass.edu wrote:

> I am new to TextMate, and am using it for LaTeX, and finding it
> can't seem to get cite completion to work, however. If I put the
> caret inside a
> \cite{} command, along with some text, and press escape, it does
> complete the
> citation and cycle through my bibtex database. But if I press
> option-esc, it
> gives me an error message in a tooltip. (The error declares that it
> cannot find
> my bibtex database.) I'm expecting it to give me a menu of citation
> choices.
>
> I have a standard MacTeX setup, running on a MacBook under OS
> 10.5.2. My bibtex
> database is found in ~/Library/texmf/bibtex/bib.

Does the command work if you move this file to the directory where

> Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.
>
> Kyle