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When I use Latex > Preview Document in Eclipse (with TeXlipse and MacTex installed), nothing happens, despite being able to run latex or pdflatex in commandline to build a perfectly functional PDF that I can open in Preview. Nothing at all from Eclipse: no .aux or .pdf file (in either my $HOME directory or project directory), Preview doesn't open, and no error messages.

Anyone have a thought as to why Eclipse won't build the document?

I'm running Eclipse version 2.0.0.20130613-0530 in Mac OSX 10.10.2 (Yosemite). My Eclipse preferences for TeXlipse are set up so all the programs in Builder Settings are "Latex program (/usr/local/texlive/2014/bin/x86_64-darwin/latex)" and so on. I have the Viewer Settings set up with the top option using "Viewer command: /usr/bin/open" and "Viewer arguments: %file" with PDF format, which should work to open the file in Preview by default.

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Aha! I figured it out. I had set everything up correctly above, but my test project was set up with "dvi" as the output format instead of "pdf."

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