Is there a libsynctex package shipped as a part of MacTex?

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at
Mon May 18 00:29:59 CEST 2020

> On May 17, 2020, at 14:37 , Karl Berry <karl at> wrote:
> Does any pure viewer make use of synctex? I don't know. TeXShop does,
> but it is an editor, so the "source line" concept makes more sense
> there.

Skim uses it, but it compiles the synctex source in the application.
Back when I actually used LaTeX, it worked well to sync with TextMate.


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