[texhax] Puzzle: bibtex working when it *shouldn't*!!! ???
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Tue May 8 08:58:00 CEST 2018
Am Tue, 8 May 2018 01:14:42 +0200 schrieb Reinhard Kotucha:
> On 2018-05-07 at 11:00:39 +0200, Ulrike Fischer wrote:
> > Am Mon, 7 May 2018 10:37:06 +1200 schrieb Rolf Turner:
> > > So has anyone any explanation as to why one can get away with the
> > > spurious/redundant ".bib" when running bibtex from the command line,
> > > but not when running it under MiKTeX?
> > miktex is simply different.
> for what reason?
I don't know. You would have to ask Christian. But perhaps to avoid
Assume that you have a test.bib and a test.bib.bib in your folder.
Which one do you expect bibtex to use when you do
And which one will texlive really use?
(in miktex the answer to both questions is clear: it will always add
.bib to the name so test.bib.bib is used).
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