# Re: Pass LyX comments through eLyXer?

On 2011-12-06, Steve Litt wrote:
> Hi Alex,

> I found that my LyX comments don't get through to the finished HTML
> file, and eLyXer's Options class appears to have no option for passing
> through LyX comments.

> How difficult would it be to add code so there's an option to convert
> way to pass through eBook-only data, without it showing up in a book

IMO, LyX notes are just for LyX - they are also stripped from the LaTeX.

should be put in the HTML, too.

In the *.lyx file, comments look like:

\begin_inset Note Comment
status open

\begin_layout Plain Layout
a comment
\end_layout

\end_inset

> If it's too hard to do, or if there's not enough time to do it, I can
> probably make a small program to scoop out the specific comment that
> passes the eBook metadata, and give that information to the post-