On 06/23/2011 01:05 AM, William Hanson wrote:
> My LyX folder has the path C:\Program Files\LyX20.  I can't get rifd
> of the space in "Program Files".  Are you suggesting that I move the
> LyX20 folder somewhere else?
No, he meant to put the document somewhere else.

I'm going to try cc'ing some of the Windows folks and see if they can help.


> Bill
> On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 3:35 PM, Julien Rioux
> <jri...@physics.utoronto.ca <mailto:jri...@physics.utoronto.ca>> wrote:
>     On 22/06/2011 4:10 PM, William Hanson wrote:
>         Windows XP Users,
>         The attached message string details my story.  Basic Summary:
>         My OS is Windows XP, and I've been using LyX 1.6.7 without
>         problems for
>         about a year.  Starting a couple of days ago I've been unable
>         to update or
>         view the DVI versions of my files.  Clicking the dvi or PS
>         icons brings an
>         error message: "Cannot convert file  An error occurred whilst
>         running
>         phython -tt".
>         I downloaded LyX 2.0.0, and I can open my documents using it.
>          But, when I
>         do, I get a message saying that I need the document class
>         "article", and I'm
>         directed to of the User Guide.  Unfortunately I don't
>         understand the
>         information given there on how to install the appropriate
>         package files.
>         After I get into one of my documents (using 2.0.0) and I click
>         View (which I
>         assume is asking for the compiled version that the dvi button
>         yielded in LyX
>         1.6.7), I get a file name error message:  "The directory path
>         to the
>         document cannot contain spaces".
>         The suggestions offered by Richard Heck and Julien Rioux,
>         while much
>         appreciated, have not helped.
>         Bill Hanson
>     Given this new information, can you get any output if you put your
>     LyX file in a directory path which does not contain spaces in its
>     name?
>     Regards,
>     Julien

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