Fabio S. wrote:
>>>>>   direct search:
>>>>>           Tools->Preferences->Output->General
>>>>>            xdvi -nofork -sourceposition "$$n $$t" $$o -editor 
>>>>> "lyxeditor.sh %f
>>>>> %l"
>>>>
>>>> "-nofork" part is needed because of the pipe?
>>>
>>> I guess: the point is that without -nofork if you have xdvi already open,
>>> lyx starts a new instance every time you execute direct search.
>>> I also addedd the -editor option.
>>
>> Have you really tried without nofork option?
>> I just tried the standard call
>> xdvi -sourceposition 445:example.tex example.dvi
>> and no new instance was opened, instead it correctly jumped in already 
>> existing
>> viewer.
>
> Yes, I really tried both and it was like I described. I am sure: I clearly 
> remember having two open instances of xdvi.
> But now I tried again and it works correctly even without the nofork 
> options.
>
> I can't understand what is happening! I am puzzled. :(

Ok. I committed the rest of changes already. Pavel

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