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Re: [AUCTeX] Headache: filenames with Umlaut under Windows, backward sea
Re: [AUCTeX] Headache: filenames with Umlaut under Windows, backward search gives error
Fri, 27 Sep 2019 23:18:36 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50
AW <address@hidden> writes:
> Emacs 26.3, installed not long ago on Win 8.1. Texlive 2019, up to date.
Emacs 27.0.50, Win10, TL19 up-to-date.
> I'd like to get rid of the need to replace an Umlaut (äöüÄÖÜ) and "ß" in
> filenames. One of the reasons is a naming convention for files in my job.
> For outgoing letters the filename includes the name of the recipient and in
> Germany the name often includes an Umlaut.
> But whatever I try, with an Umlaut in the file name the way back from the PDF
> into the *.tex file using synctex doesn' work under Windows 8.1, while under
> Linux (openSuse Leap 15.1) there is no problem. Under Windows, if I click
> the PDF, I get an error.
I think this depends on the way you launch Emacs. I did:
1) Open a DOS-box with `Windows-key cmd RET'
2) Make sure Emacs, Sumatrapdf and TL in the PATH
3) Enter `runemacs RET'
4) `C-x C-f ÜmläutÖ-täst.tex RET' and yanked your test file
5) `C-c C-t C-s' to enable `TeX-source-correlate-mode'
6) `C-c C-c' to compile and `C-c C-v' to view
and Synctex works for me without a problem (both ways). What is your workflow?
I didn't test it with pdf-tools as I don't have it installed.