# [TxMt] Re: LaTeX/BibTeX cite key autocomplete problem

Gildas Hamel gweltaz at ucsc.edu
Wed May 12 04:57:08 UTC 2010

* Christopher MacMinn (cmac at alum.mit.edu) wrote:
|>  Hi everyone -
|>
|>  I'm having a weird problem with LaTeX/BibTeX cite key autocompletion.
|>  My bib file is in the appropriate place in the user texmf tree, and
|>  BibTeX finds it when I compile the document... but cite key
|>  autocompletion does not work ("bib file not found" or something like
|>  that).  Cite key autocompletion DOES work if I put the same bib file
|>  in the same directory as the TeX file itself.
|>
|>  Thoughts?  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
|>

I have occasionally encountered this problem, but only in an \include[d] file, when I forget to put the path to the root file at the top. I suppose this is not your problem, but thought I would mention this in case.
-- gildas