I’ve searched the list and though this is not the first time the problem is
noted, I haven’t been able to find any solution. The short of it is: it just
won’t work. So for instance if I type “5+2” then invoke Edit/Math/CAS, I only
get a lonely = side to the right of the expression, and no result (see
I am currently running Lyx 2.2.0 on Mac Os Sierra, but I had exactly the same
problem under Maverick and El Capitan with previous Lyx versions, namely,
I have specified the paths correctly (I think) to where the apps are
(Mathematica, Maxima, Maple - nothing seems to work), and I can see the
software calling the app (math-extern maxima), or (math-extern mathematica),
but no result is churned out.
Here is what I have in the "PATH prefix" field under Lyx->Preferences->Paths:
Can anyone please help?