[tex-live] texworks in TL 2010

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Sat Nov 13 11:31:50 CET 2010

On Sat, Nov 13, 2010 at 10:27:02AM +0000, Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd) wrote:
> Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd) wrote:
> >[W]ith the functionality of the
> >%& pragmat, no-one need ever care.
> On testing, I see that this is an over-simplication :
> whilst %&PdfLaTeX is capable of re-mapping a default
> of PdfTeX to PdfLaTeX, there appears to be no analogous
> mechanism which can map it to (say) XeLaTeX.  This
> is a pity.

IIRC, texworks supports its own magic comment to select engine and
format, I don't have texworks installed to look for it, but I guess it
is documented somewhere.


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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