Re: Latest pre-release version

2006-02-19 Thread Hannan Sadar
You could find the latest version at: ftp://ftp.devel.lyx.org/pub/lyx/pre it is 1.4.0pre5 Hannan On 2/19/06, Daniel Watkins [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hey, I'm just writing to confirm that 1.4.0pre3 is the latest pre-release version (I've seen some mention of more recent versions), as I want

Re: --without break

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Here are some ideas... 1. Use package amsmath and the command \nonbreakdash 2. Use a non-breaking space. 3. \mbox{text that shouldn't be broken} Jürgen

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 07:32, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Rajil Saraswat writes: I am trying to write an article using komascript, and have some questions as to its usage. It will be grateful if somebody can help me. I have attached a minimal lyx file. 1. How do i left align Title,

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 07:32, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Rajil Saraswat writes: I am trying to write an article using komascript, and have some questions as to its usage. It will be grateful if somebody can help me. I have attached a minimal lyx file. 1. How do i left align Title,

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Rajil Saraswat wrote: Thanks for your reply. Searching the archives, I hit on this link (http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=lyx-usersm=113828715308692w=2) by Herbert. I have been partially successful in using this, as still the author is not correctly left aligned. The problem is that the author

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 12:55, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: Rajil Saraswat wrote: Thanks for your reply. Searching the archives, I hit on this link (http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=lyx-usersm=113828715308692w=2) by Herbert. I have been partially successful in using this, as still the

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Rajil Saraswat wrote: The problem is that the author is put into a centered tabular by koma script. One hack would be to put the author (in the author environment) in a minipage of 100% columnwidth, and put \hspace*{-\tabcolsep} before the author's name. This still leaves some space

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Paul Smith
On 2/18/06, Paul A. Rubin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks, Paul. In fact, the command convert myfile.eps myfile.pdf does the job correctly. Probably, the problem has to be with LyX. Ok. I'm assuming you're not running Windows (if you are, there may be a problem with spaces in the

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Georg Baum
Am Sonntag, 19. Februar 2006 15:14 schrieb Paul Smith: produce pdf documents in connection with PSTricks. By curiosity, I ask: is LyX supposed (by default) to convert EPS pictures to usable formats before applying pdflatex? Perhaps, we are expecting too much from LyX. It is supposed to do

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Herbert Voss
Paul Smith wrote: On 2/18/06, Paul A. Rubin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks, Paul. In fact, the command convert myfile.eps myfile.pdf does the job correctly. Probably, the problem has to be with LyX. Ok. I'm assuming you're not running Windows (if you are, there may be a problem with

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 14:06, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: This still leaves some space before the Author. Please look at the attached lyx file. Well, you had inserted a blank there (between \hspace*{-\tabcolsep} and the authors name). Do you use babel? I dont but it seems the

Figures location

2006-02-19 Thread Ana Lobo
Hi all, I´m writing a document with a lot of figures. I´m succeeding to convert these figures, but in despite I´m using the advanced placement option Here definetely, all the figures are being displayed in the beginning of the page, instead of in the place I added them in the source

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 6:36 AM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Am Sonntag, 19. Februar 2006 15:14 schrieb Paul Smith: produce pdf documents in connection with PSTricks. By

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: Paul Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 6:14 AM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Thanks, Paul. As I said before, the package ps4pdf works fine. In particular, that package is useful for me in the

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Herbert Voss
Stephen Harris wrote: My experience is that I can generate the a viewable .pdf file using dvipdfm but not pdflatex. http://bugzilla.lyx.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2299 dvipdfm is really buggy - dvipdfmx Herbert

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: Herbert Voss [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 1:20 PM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Stephen Harris wrote: My experience is that I can generate the a viewable .pdf file using dvipdfm but not

Re: Text of diagram with the font of the main document

2006-02-19 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Paul Smith wrote: Thanks again, Paul. If one looks inside a SVG file with a text editor, one can see some names of fonts, and furthermore one can observe that SVG format looks like a programming language. Because of that, I simply wonder whether there is some program to change the fonts on a

Re: text figures and lining figures

2006-02-19 Thread mail.k
Now, on the other hand, the response is overwhelming. C'mon, somebody has to know, right? mail.k wrote: Can anyone tell me how to use oldstyle figures in my body text (i.e., text figures or the j version of the fonts) and lining figures for my footnotes (the x version of the font)? I

a4paper: Random Margins?

2006-02-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I've been using a4wide, which seems to behave reasonably with a4 paper, but now I am trying to get border correction (so that the inner margin is wider than the outer) Thus I tried using the line \usepackage[a4paper,top=2cm,bottom=2cm,inner=2.5cm,outer=2cm]{geometry} This gets the border

Re: Latest pre-release version

2006-02-19 Thread Hannan Sadar
You could find the latest version at: ftp://ftp.devel.lyx.org/pub/lyx/pre it is 1.4.0pre5 Hannan On 2/19/06, Daniel Watkins [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hey, I'm just writing to confirm that 1.4.0pre3 is the latest pre-release version (I've seen some mention of more recent versions), as I want

Re: --without break

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Here are some ideas... 1. Use package amsmath and the command \nonbreakdash 2. Use a non-breaking space. 3. \mbox{text that shouldn't be broken} Jürgen

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 07:32, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Rajil Saraswat writes: I am trying to write an article using komascript, and have some questions as to its usage. It will be grateful if somebody can help me. I have attached a minimal lyx file. 1. How do i left align Title,

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 07:32, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Rajil Saraswat writes: I am trying to write an article using komascript, and have some questions as to its usage. It will be grateful if somebody can help me. I have attached a minimal lyx file. 1. How do i left align Title,

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Rajil Saraswat wrote: Thanks for your reply. Searching the archives, I hit on this link (http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=lyx-usersm=113828715308692w=2) by Herbert. I have been partially successful in using this, as still the author is not correctly left aligned. The problem is that the author

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 12:55, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: Rajil Saraswat wrote: Thanks for your reply. Searching the archives, I hit on this link (http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=lyx-usersm=113828715308692w=2) by Herbert. I have been partially successful in using this, as still the

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Rajil Saraswat wrote: The problem is that the author is put into a centered tabular by koma script. One hack would be to put the author (in the author environment) in a minipage of 100% columnwidth, and put \hspace*{-\tabcolsep} before the author's name. This still leaves some space

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Paul Smith
On 2/18/06, Paul A. Rubin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks, Paul. In fact, the command convert myfile.eps myfile.pdf does the job correctly. Probably, the problem has to be with LyX. Ok. I'm assuming you're not running Windows (if you are, there may be a problem with spaces in the

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Georg Baum
Am Sonntag, 19. Februar 2006 15:14 schrieb Paul Smith: produce pdf documents in connection with PSTricks. By curiosity, I ask: is LyX supposed (by default) to convert EPS pictures to usable formats before applying pdflatex? Perhaps, we are expecting too much from LyX. It is supposed to do

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Herbert Voss
Paul Smith wrote: On 2/18/06, Paul A. Rubin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks, Paul. In fact, the command convert myfile.eps myfile.pdf does the job correctly. Probably, the problem has to be with LyX. Ok. I'm assuming you're not running Windows (if you are, there may be a problem with

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 14:06, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: This still leaves some space before the Author. Please look at the attached lyx file. Well, you had inserted a blank there (between \hspace*{-\tabcolsep} and the authors name). Do you use babel? I dont but it seems the

Figures location

2006-02-19 Thread Ana Lobo
Hi all, I´m writing a document with a lot of figures. I´m succeeding to convert these figures, but in despite I´m using the advanced placement option Here definetely, all the figures are being displayed in the beginning of the page, instead of in the place I added them in the source

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 6:36 AM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Am Sonntag, 19. Februar 2006 15:14 schrieb Paul Smith: produce pdf documents in connection with PSTricks. By

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: Paul Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 6:14 AM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Thanks, Paul. As I said before, the package ps4pdf works fine. In particular, that package is useful for me in the

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Herbert Voss
Stephen Harris wrote: My experience is that I can generate the a viewable .pdf file using dvipdfm but not pdflatex. http://bugzilla.lyx.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2299 dvipdfm is really buggy - dvipdfmx Herbert

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: Herbert Voss [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 1:20 PM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Stephen Harris wrote: My experience is that I can generate the a viewable .pdf file using dvipdfm but not

Re: Text of diagram with the font of the main document

2006-02-19 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Paul Smith wrote: Thanks again, Paul. If one looks inside a SVG file with a text editor, one can see some names of fonts, and furthermore one can observe that SVG format looks like a programming language. Because of that, I simply wonder whether there is some program to change the fonts on a

Re: text figures and lining figures

2006-02-19 Thread mail.k
Now, on the other hand, the response is overwhelming. C'mon, somebody has to know, right? mail.k wrote: Can anyone tell me how to use oldstyle figures in my body text (i.e., text figures or the j version of the fonts) and lining figures for my footnotes (the x version of the font)? I

a4paper: Random Margins?

2006-02-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I've been using a4wide, which seems to behave reasonably with a4 paper, but now I am trying to get border correction (so that the inner margin is wider than the outer) Thus I tried using the line \usepackage[a4paper,top=2cm,bottom=2cm,inner=2.5cm,outer=2cm]{geometry} This gets the border

Re: Latest pre-release version

2006-02-19 Thread Hannan Sadar
You could find the latest version at: ftp://ftp.devel.lyx.org/pub/lyx/pre it is 1.4.0pre5 Hannan On 2/19/06, Daniel Watkins <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hey, > I'm just writing to confirm that 1.4.0pre3 is the latest pre-release version > (I've seen some mention of more recent versions), as I

Re: --without break

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: > Here are some ideas... > > 1. Use package amsmath and the command \nonbreakdash > 2. Use a non-breaking space. 3. \mbox{text that shouldn't be broken} Jürgen

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 07:32, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: > Rajil Saraswat writes: > >I am trying to write an article using komascript, and have some > > questions as to its usage. It will be grateful if somebody can help > > me. I have attached a minimal lyx file. > > > > 1. How do i left align

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 07:32, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: > Rajil Saraswat writes: > >I am trying to write an article using komascript, and have some > > questions as to its usage. It will be grateful if somebody can help > > me. I have attached a minimal lyx file. > > > > 1. How do i left align

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Rajil Saraswat wrote: > Thanks for your reply. Searching the archives, I hit on this link > (http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=lyx-users=113828715308692=2) by > Herbert. I have been partially successful in using this, as still the > author is not correctly left aligned. The problem is that the

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 12:55, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: > Rajil Saraswat wrote: > > Thanks for your reply. Searching the archives, I hit on this link > > (http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=lyx-users=113828715308692=2) by > > Herbert. I have been partially successful in using this, as still the

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Juergen Spitzmueller
Rajil Saraswat wrote: > > The problem is that the author is put into a centered tabular by koma > > script. One hack would be to put the author (in the author environment) > > in a minipage of 100% columnwidth, and put \hspace*{-\tabcolsep} before > > the author's name. > > This still leaves some

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Paul Smith
On 2/18/06, Paul A. Rubin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Thanks, Paul. In fact, the command > > > > convert myfile.eps myfile.pdf > > > > does the job correctly. Probably, the problem has to be with LyX. > > Ok. I'm assuming you're not running Windows (if you are, there may be a > problem with

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Georg Baum
Am Sonntag, 19. Februar 2006 15:14 schrieb Paul Smith: > produce pdf documents in connection with PSTricks. By curiosity, I > ask: is LyX supposed (by default) to convert EPS pictures to usable > formats before applying pdflatex? Perhaps, we are expecting too much > from LyX. It is supposed to

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Herbert Voss
Paul Smith wrote: On 2/18/06, Paul A. Rubin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Thanks, Paul. In fact, the command convert myfile.eps myfile.pdf does the job correctly. Probably, the problem has to be with LyX. Ok. I'm assuming you're not running Windows (if you are, there may be a problem with

Re: Questions about koma script

2006-02-19 Thread Rajil Saraswat
On Sunday 19 February 2006 14:06, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: > > > This still leaves some space before the Author. Please look at the > > attached lyx file. > > Well, you had inserted a blank there (between \hspace*{-\tabcolsep} and the > authors name). > > > > Do you use babel? > > > > I dont

Figures location

2006-02-19 Thread Ana Lobo
Hi all, I´m writing a document with a lot of figures. I´m succeeding to convert these figures, but in despite I´m using the advanced placement option "Here definetely", all the figures are being displayed in the beginning of the page, instead of in the place I added them in the source

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: "Georg Baum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 6:36 AM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Am Sonntag, 19. Februar 2006 15:14 schrieb Paul Smith: produce pdf documents in connection with PSTricks. By

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: "Paul Smith" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 6:14 AM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Thanks, Paul. As I said before, the package ps4pdf works fine. In particular, that package is useful for me in

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Herbert Voss
Stephen Harris wrote: My experience is that I can generate the a viewable .pdf file using dvipdfm but not pdflatex. http://bugzilla.lyx.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2299 dvipdfm is really buggy -> dvipdfmx Herbert

Re: LyX fails picture conversion

2006-02-19 Thread Stephen Harris
- Original Message - From: "Herbert Voss" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: Sent: Sunday, February 19, 2006 1:20 PM Subject: Re: LyX fails picture conversion Stephen Harris wrote: My experience is that I can generate the a viewable .pdf file using dvipdfm but not

Re: Text of diagram with the font of the main document

2006-02-19 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Paul Smith wrote: Thanks again, Paul. If one looks inside a SVG file with a text editor, one can see some names of fonts, and furthermore one can observe that SVG format looks like a programming language. Because of that, I simply wonder whether there is some program to change the fonts on a

Re: text figures and lining figures

2006-02-19 Thread mail.k
Now, on the other hand, the response is overwhelming. C'mon, somebody has to know, right? mail.k wrote: Can anyone tell me how to use oldstyle figures in my body text (i.e., text figures or the "j" version of the fonts) and lining figures for my footnotes (the "x" version of the font)?

a4paper: Random Margins?

2006-02-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I've been using a4wide, which seems to behave reasonably with a4 paper, but now I am trying to get border correction (so that the inner margin is wider than the outer) Thus I tried using the line \usepackage[a4paper,top=2cm,bottom=2cm,inner=2.5cm,outer=2cm]{geometry} This gets the border