[TxMt] Is the following pdfsync-instruction right?

Christian Burk maillists at gmx.de
Thu May 10 12:21:14 UTC 2007

Am 10.05.2007 um 14:12 schrieb Charilaos Skiadas:

> On May 10, 2007, at 7:13 AM, Niels Kobschätzki wrote:
>> Hi!
>> Skim (skim-app.sourceforge.net), a very neat and free pdf-viewer  
>> supports now pdfsync and they set up a wiki with some instructions  
>> how to enable Skim as viewer for pdfsync in Textmate. But I think  
>> the instructions are more complex than they should be.
>> The site is: http://skim-app.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/ 
>> LaTeX_and_PDFSync
>> Isn't it even in the standard-install of TextMate only necessary  
>> to set the Shell Variable TM_LATEX_VIEWER to Skim?
> No, the LaTeX and View, and the other sync command, need to make an  
> extra call if the viewer supports pdfsync. Currently we are only  
> handling TeXniscope and PDFView, but I think we should be able to  
> add Skim to the list.
> I haven't tried Skim, what are its advantages over PDFView?

Skim has some great feature regarding creating notes and so on...

Would it also be possible to use TeXShop with pdfsync? I write all my  
stuff with TextMate and it's amazing. Afterwards I typeset it with  
TeXShop. Now it would be great if I could jump easily between the pdf  
and the source.


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