On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 11:57 AM, Nikos
Alexandris<nikos.alexand...@felis.uni-freiburg.de> wrote:
>
> Nikos:
>> >> > I am curious: do you use the "same" document to export once as an
>> >> > article and once as a presentation? If so, how does it work?
>
>
> Rainer:
>> >> Yes. I have two document classes /layouts ( presentation(beamer) and
>> >> article(beamer) ) and this is the only difference in the two files.
> ...
>> >> This is extremely convenient, as I can keep the presentation and the
>> >> handout in one document / lyx file (which is one of the advantages of
>> >> beamer).
>
>
> Nikos:
>> > Actually I will right away try to change a beamer presentation I have to
>> > article(beamer) and see if it is exported without problems.
>
>
> So, I unsuccessfully tried the following:
>
>  1. to _only_ change the document class
>
>  2. create new lyx file, copy presentation content over and define
> class [1]
>
>  3. create new lyx file, copy presentation content and Preamble over,
> then define class [2]
>
> Seems like attempts 2. and 3. give errors of minor importance that can
> be easily resolved but I don't have free-time now.
>
>
> Rainer:
>> The only problem I encountered were:
>> 1) presentations I created earliuer, had problems with the paper size.
>> I copied the content simply into a new document of class
>> presentation(beamer) and then the article(beamer) also worked.
>> 2)Some (I found only one) options for beamer seem to be causing
>> problems: the one I found is beamerdefaultoverlayspecification. If you
>> add the following to the preamble, it works:
>> \only<presentation>{
>>   \beamerdefaultoverlayspecification{<+->}
>> }
>> Effectively, they are only evaluated for presentations.
>>
>> Otherwise: straight forward. Try it out: if it does not work, I can
>> send a small example.
>
> (
> A small sample file is always very useful :-)
> )

Here it is. Just change the document class from presentation(beamer)
to asticle(beamer) and it should work.


>
> Nikos
>
> [1] http://www.imageshack.gr/view.php?file=ancqyxxti7s52rcmyokl.png
> [2] http://www.imageshack.gr/view.php?file=f5ukffgppfci9m6kyxu8.png
>
>





-- 
Rainer M. Krug, Centre of Excellence for Invasion Biology,
Stellenbosch University, South Africa

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