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Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:47 pm Post

Hi all,

so bringing my laziness to new heights, I'm wishing for a toolbar button, or hot key, so that I can call an external script that will run within the directory within which the .scriv directory is found. I am using my own post-processor (TeXDown), and I am trying to not having to go myself to a terminal window every time. In fact, I'd like to have it run right out of Scrivener. For such a script, I'd like to define some parameters, but that's not a necessity.

It would be quite helpful since I'm in the process of wrapping the whole TeXDown in a virtual machine so that just about anyone can use it, without understanding how to set up Perl modules. For that, I'd still need a breakout from Scrivener.



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Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:25 am Post

The hooks to run scripts in Compiler aren't enough?
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