Re: How to insert the degree symbol

2007-03-11 Thread Ignacio Garcia
Darren Freeman wrote: Hi all, I looked around and didn't see this - hopefully not blatantly obvious. How do I insert the degree symbol? As in, 360 degrees to a circle. I guess there should also be minutes and seconds. Have fun, Darren In Ubuntu GNU/Linux (Gnome Desktop) the degree

Re: Harvard Style Referencing.

2007-03-11 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
Gayle Tan wrote: Also, Do i need both boxes for the references to appear.? lyx seems to give me an error if only the 2nd box is in the document? You are mixing two ways of producing a bibliography. If you are using a BibTeX bibliography (which you apparently do, judging from your screenshots),

LyX crashing when inserting graphics

2007-03-11 Thread Stefano Franchi
All of a sudden, my 1.4.3 LyX/MacOs installation has become unable to insert graphics into a document. Every time I try Lyx crashes. The console shows the same line all the times: Error locating symbol - dlcompat: Symbol _JVTDecoOpen not found I have tried different graphic files and

Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread mtspcchaiaeia
I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. I live in Argentina, maybe it is a routing problem :-S Thanks a lot, -- .::MAbeeT::. m t s p c c h a

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Rich Shepard
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, mtspcchaiaeia wrote: I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. Something broke and the key personnel do not yet know what broke, why it broke, or how to

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread christian . ridderstrom
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, Rich Shepard wrote: On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, mtspcchaiaeia wrote: I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. Something broke and the key personnel do not

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Rich Shepard
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. Well, that would be something

Figure-float caption change

2007-03-11 Thread Pavel Sanda
hello, how can i change the figure caption inside the float from the resultant Figure 1. into the Fig. 1. ? thanks pavel

Re: Keyboard punctuation not working - have to double press to input punctuation chars

2007-03-11 Thread Robert Orr
I believe I may have stumbled upon the solution. I used to have my desktop shortcut for LyX using the target C:\LyxFiles\lyx\bin\lyx.exe -userdir C:\lyxuserdir so I figured I would just use the same userdir for the LyX 1.4.X version.Apparently this was a bad idea and resulted in the

Re: Figure-float caption change

2007-03-11 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Pavel Sanda schrieb: how can i change the figure caption inside the float from the resultant Figure 1. into the Fig. 1. ? Use the LaTeX-package caption. Have a look at its description to see what preamble-parameter is needed for your purpose. regards Uwe

Footer in a colored box -- here's how

2007-03-11 Thread Steve Litt
Hi all, I wanted the footers in my book to look just like those in the other ebooks, complete with a colored box footer. The MAGIC NUMBER is designed so that no matter how one sets the top and bottom margins, or the header or footer separations, the footer still ends up in the same place.

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Sam Lewis
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 21:10:13 +0100 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. How about a quick

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Sam Lewis
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 21:10:13 +0100 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. How about a quick

Re: How to insert the degree symbol

2007-03-11 Thread Ignacio Garcia
Darren Freeman wrote: Hi all, I looked around and didn't see this - hopefully not blatantly obvious. How do I insert the degree symbol? As in, 360 degrees to a circle. I guess there should also be minutes and seconds. Have fun, Darren In Ubuntu GNU/Linux (Gnome Desktop) the degree

Re: Harvard Style Referencing.

2007-03-11 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
Gayle Tan wrote: Also, Do i need both boxes for the references to appear.? lyx seems to give me an error if only the 2nd box is in the document? You are mixing two ways of producing a bibliography. If you are using a BibTeX bibliography (which you apparently do, judging from your screenshots),

LyX crashing when inserting graphics

2007-03-11 Thread Stefano Franchi
All of a sudden, my 1.4.3 LyX/MacOs installation has become unable to insert graphics into a document. Every time I try Lyx crashes. The console shows the same line all the times: Error locating symbol - dlcompat: Symbol _JVTDecoOpen not found I have tried different graphic files and

Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread mtspcchaiaeia
I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. I live in Argentina, maybe it is a routing problem :-S Thanks a lot, -- .::MAbeeT::. m t s p c c h a

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Rich Shepard
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, mtspcchaiaeia wrote: I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. Something broke and the key personnel do not yet know what broke, why it broke, or how to

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread christian . ridderstrom
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, Rich Shepard wrote: On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, mtspcchaiaeia wrote: I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. Something broke and the key personnel do not

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Rich Shepard
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. Well, that would be something

Figure-float caption change

2007-03-11 Thread Pavel Sanda
hello, how can i change the figure caption inside the float from the resultant Figure 1. into the Fig. 1. ? thanks pavel

Re: Keyboard punctuation not working - have to double press to input punctuation chars

2007-03-11 Thread Robert Orr
I believe I may have stumbled upon the solution. I used to have my desktop shortcut for LyX using the target C:\LyxFiles\lyx\bin\lyx.exe -userdir C:\lyxuserdir so I figured I would just use the same userdir for the LyX 1.4.X version.Apparently this was a bad idea and resulted in the

Re: Figure-float caption change

2007-03-11 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Pavel Sanda schrieb: how can i change the figure caption inside the float from the resultant Figure 1. into the Fig. 1. ? Use the LaTeX-package caption. Have a look at its description to see what preamble-parameter is needed for your purpose. regards Uwe

Footer in a colored box -- here's how

2007-03-11 Thread Steve Litt
Hi all, I wanted the footers in my book to look just like those in the other ebooks, complete with a colored box footer. The MAGIC NUMBER is designed so that no matter how one sets the top and bottom margins, or the header or footer separations, the footer still ends up in the same place.

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Sam Lewis
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 21:10:13 +0100 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. How about a quick

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Sam Lewis
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 21:10:13 +0100 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. How about a quick

Re: How to insert the degree symbol

2007-03-11 Thread Ignacio Garcia
Darren Freeman wrote: > Hi all, > > I looked around and didn't see this - hopefully not blatantly obvious. > > How do I insert the "degree" symbol? As in, 360 degrees to a circle. I > guess there should also be minutes and seconds. > > Have fun, > Darren > > In Ubuntu GNU/Linux (Gnome Desktop)

Re: Harvard Style Referencing.

2007-03-11 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
Gayle Tan wrote: > Also, Do i need both boxes for the references to appear.? > lyx seems to give me an error if only the 2nd box is in the document? You are mixing two ways of producing a bibliography. If you are using a BibTeX bibliography (which you apparently do, judging from your

LyX crashing when inserting graphics

2007-03-11 Thread Stefano Franchi
All of a sudden, my 1.4.3 LyX/MacOs installation has become unable to insert graphics into a document. Every time I try Lyx crashes. The console shows the same line all the times: Error locating symbol - dlcompat: Symbol "_JVTDecoOpen" not found I have tried different graphic files and

Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread mtspcchaiaeia
I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. I live in Argentina, maybe it is a "routing" problem :-S Thanks a lot, -- .::MAbeeT::. m t s p c c h

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Rich Shepard
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, mtspcchaiaeia wrote: I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. Something broke and the key personnel do not yet know what broke, why it broke, or how to

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread christian . ridderstrom
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, Rich Shepard wrote: On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, mtspcchaiaeia wrote: I have problems tring to access to LyX's site since many days ago. I need access becuase I am learning to use it and I think the wiki is really very complete. Something broke and the key personnel do not

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Rich Shepard
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... catch 22. Well, that would be something

Figure-float caption change

2007-03-11 Thread Pavel Sanda
hello, how can i change the figure caption inside the float from the resultant "Figure 1." into the "Fig. 1." ? thanks pavel

Re: Keyboard punctuation not working - have to double press to input punctuation chars

2007-03-11 Thread Robert Orr
I believe I may have stumbled upon the solution. I used to have my desktop shortcut for LyX using the target C:\LyxFiles\lyx\bin\lyx.exe -userdir C:\lyxuserdir so I figured I would just use the same userdir for the LyX 1.4.X version.Apparently this was a bad idea and resulted in the

Re: Figure-float caption change

2007-03-11 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Pavel Sanda schrieb: how can i change the figure caption inside the float from the resultant "Figure 1." into the "Fig. 1." ? Use the LaTeX-package "caption". Have a look at its description to see what preamble-parameter is needed for your purpose. regards Uwe

Footer in a colored box -- here's how

2007-03-11 Thread Steve Litt
Hi all, I wanted the footers in my book to look just like those in the other ebooks, complete with a colored box footer. The "MAGIC NUMBER" is designed so that no matter how one sets the top and bottom margins, or the header or footer separations, the footer still ends up in the same place.

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Sam Lewis
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 21:10:13 +0100 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person > with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server > working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... > catch 22. How about a

Re: Lyx's Site down?

2007-03-11 Thread Sam Lewis
On Sun, 11 Mar 2007 21:10:13 +0100 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > It might actually be so silly that the address we have for the person > with access goes via the server that's down. So we need the server > working in order to contact the person who can fix the server... > catch 22. How about a