[NTG-context] context --autopdf

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Thu Mar 21 14:09:42 CET 2019


On 3/20/2019 5:47 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote:
> Ahoi,
> 
> usually I call context with "&& open myfile.pdf" on OSX, but only today I discovered the --autopdf option.
> 
> Unfortunately it tries to call sumatra with wine, which doesn’t make a lot of sense for me  (it’s very slow, and while I have wine installed, not sumatra).
> 
> The options seem to be "auto default okular pdfxcview sumatra".
> 
> --autopdf=auto calls "open" (i.e. open with the default application, which is Acrobat). Same as my usual solution, which is nice enough.
> 
> --autopdf=default calls "pdfopen" which is installed with the other TeX binaries (didn’t know that either), but that tries to call acrobat via X11, which doesn’t make sense.
> 
> Where is this configurable, and can I add other options like Preview.app?
we can add variants to l-pdfview.lua

Hans

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