environment feature request

2009-08-07 Thread Sam Liddicott
Could Lyx please set some environment variables before it calls it's conversion routines? It would save the need to customize the conversion. My current literate-program filter sets them for me: cat $$i | newfangle -Rlyx-build - | env LYX_b=$$b LYX_i=$$i LYX_o=$$o LYX_p=$$p LYX_r=$$r

Re: how to install LyX in Linux?

2009-08-07 Thread Helge Hafting
icebna wrote: What distribution you have ? I use debian. Not the simplest to install, and not the prettiest. But one of the easiest to keep going for a decade without reinstalling, and one of the biggest collections of installable software. Helge Hafting

Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Julio Rojas
Dear all. I'm trying to use biblatex with lyx, using the verbose style. I followed carefully the instructions in the wiki. Lyx compiles the document, but instead of showing full citations for the first time a reference is used, I only get the key for the reference in the PDF. This is the preamble

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Piero
Julio Rojas jcredbe...@... writes: Does anybody know about this problem? I have to work on a big document and I think biblatex is the way to go, but not at the cost of having to work directly on Latex. BibLaTeX IS your man. As LyX is. just 1 question: did you put

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Julio Rojas
Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I provided: \bibliography{biblatex-apa-test-references} I'm working right now in Ubuntu 9.04, but I

How to get a preview for custom graphics format?

2009-08-07 Thread Daniel Lohmann
Hi, Even though I consider myself a LyX master in many respects, the exact usage of File Formats, Converters and External Material... have always remained a mystery to me. Today I gave it another try (LyX 1.6.3-mac) -- and failed again. So here is what I want to achieve: I have some

Re: Lyx 1.6.3 Can I ditch the pointNclick list of open files below the toolbars???

2009-08-07 Thread Joe(theWordy)Philbrook
It would appear that on Aug 6, Helge Hafting did say: Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote: As it is the only one I leave on is standard. And that to keep the viability of the 3-key,2-stroke keybinding alt+p[space]. Thus I put up with wasting a whole line of screen space on mostly useless

Re: Lyx 1.6.3 Can I ditch the pointNclick list of open files below the toolbars???

2009-08-07 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn
But if I close the otherwise useless standard toolbar, the scrollbox isn't on the screen, thus it doesn't open so that I can select chapter,(or other {is it called section type?} choice from list...) Thus the viability of the shortcut sequence I described requires that the standard toolbar be

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Piero
Julio Rojas jcredbe...@... writes: Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I provided: \bibliography{biblatex-apa-test-references}

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Stefano Franchi
On Friday 07 August 2009 02:58:32 pm Piero wrote: Julio Rojas jcredbe...@... writes: Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I

Inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file

2009-08-07 Thread Ehud Kaplan
Is there a convenient way of inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file without using a bibtex database, and without going through Latex with the .bbl file? What I am looking for is something like: Insert/file/.bbl where Lyx will convert the .bbl material to its own representation. This will save

Re: Inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file

2009-08-07 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ehud Kaplan writes: Is there a convenient way of inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file without using a bibtex database, and without going through Latex with the .bbl file? What I am looking for is something like: Insert/file/.bbl where Lyx will convert the .bbl material to its own

Step bullet item lists in Beamer

2009-08-07 Thread Venable
Dear LyX Users, I would like to use step bullet item lists in a Beamer presentation. This is fairly simple in SWP, since there is a Step Bullet List Item Item Tag available with a simple keyboard shortcut. Does a similar function exist in LyX? If not, is it possible to customize either LyX itself

Re: Step bullet item lists in Beamer

2009-08-07 Thread rgheck
On 08/07/2009 09:39 PM, Venable wrote: Dear LyX Users, I would like to use step bullet item lists in a Beamer presentation. This is fairly simple in SWP, since there is a Step Bullet List Item Item Tag available with a simple keyboard shortcut. Does a similar function exist in LyX? If not, is

TOCLOFT - numwidth - Understanding Documentation

2009-08-07 Thread Marcelo Reis
Hi GuysFirst of all I'd like to wish you all a pretty good weekend :-) Secondly, (here it comes...) I'm trying to understanding the TocLoft documentation to use in my College Paper but I'm stuck in the following: How would be the procedure to set the numwidth of a specific entry?!?! I

Re: TOCLOFT - numwidth - Understanding Documentation

2009-08-07 Thread rgheck
On 08/07/2009 10:44 PM, Marcelo Reis wrote: Hi GuysFirst of all I'd like to wish you all a pretty good weekend :-) Secondly, (here it comes...) I'm trying to understanding the TocLoft documentation to use in my College Paper but I'm stuck in the following: How would be the

environment feature request

2009-08-07 Thread Sam Liddicott
Could Lyx please set some environment variables before it calls it's conversion routines? It would save the need to customize the conversion. My current literate-program filter sets them for me: cat $$i | newfangle -Rlyx-build - | env LYX_b=$$b LYX_i=$$i LYX_o=$$o LYX_p=$$p LYX_r=$$r

Re: how to install LyX in Linux?

2009-08-07 Thread Helge Hafting
icebna wrote: What distribution you have ? I use debian. Not the simplest to install, and not the prettiest. But one of the easiest to keep going for a decade without reinstalling, and one of the biggest collections of installable software. Helge Hafting

Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Julio Rojas
Dear all. I'm trying to use biblatex with lyx, using the verbose style. I followed carefully the instructions in the wiki. Lyx compiles the document, but instead of showing full citations for the first time a reference is used, I only get the key for the reference in the PDF. This is the preamble

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Piero
Julio Rojas jcredbe...@... writes: Does anybody know about this problem? I have to work on a big document and I think biblatex is the way to go, but not at the cost of having to work directly on Latex. BibLaTeX IS your man. As LyX is. just 1 question: did you put

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Julio Rojas
Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I provided: \bibliography{biblatex-apa-test-references} I'm working right now in Ubuntu 9.04, but I

How to get a preview for custom graphics format?

2009-08-07 Thread Daniel Lohmann
Hi, Even though I consider myself a LyX master in many respects, the exact usage of File Formats, Converters and External Material... have always remained a mystery to me. Today I gave it another try (LyX 1.6.3-mac) -- and failed again. So here is what I want to achieve: I have some

Re: Lyx 1.6.3 Can I ditch the pointNclick list of open files below the toolbars???

2009-08-07 Thread Joe(theWordy)Philbrook
It would appear that on Aug 6, Helge Hafting did say: Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote: As it is the only one I leave on is standard. And that to keep the viability of the 3-key,2-stroke keybinding alt+p[space]. Thus I put up with wasting a whole line of screen space on mostly useless

Re: Lyx 1.6.3 Can I ditch the pointNclick list of open files below the toolbars???

2009-08-07 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn
But if I close the otherwise useless standard toolbar, the scrollbox isn't on the screen, thus it doesn't open so that I can select chapter,(or other {is it called section type?} choice from list...) Thus the viability of the shortcut sequence I described requires that the standard toolbar be

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Piero
Julio Rojas jcredbe...@... writes: Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I provided: \bibliography{biblatex-apa-test-references}

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Stefano Franchi
On Friday 07 August 2009 02:58:32 pm Piero wrote: Julio Rojas jcredbe...@... writes: Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I

Inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file

2009-08-07 Thread Ehud Kaplan
Is there a convenient way of inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file without using a bibtex database, and without going through Latex with the .bbl file? What I am looking for is something like: Insert/file/.bbl where Lyx will convert the .bbl material to its own representation. This will save

Re: Inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file

2009-08-07 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ehud Kaplan writes: Is there a convenient way of inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file without using a bibtex database, and without going through Latex with the .bbl file? What I am looking for is something like: Insert/file/.bbl where Lyx will convert the .bbl material to its own

Step bullet item lists in Beamer

2009-08-07 Thread Venable
Dear LyX Users, I would like to use step bullet item lists in a Beamer presentation. This is fairly simple in SWP, since there is a Step Bullet List Item Item Tag available with a simple keyboard shortcut. Does a similar function exist in LyX? If not, is it possible to customize either LyX itself

Re: Step bullet item lists in Beamer

2009-08-07 Thread rgheck
On 08/07/2009 09:39 PM, Venable wrote: Dear LyX Users, I would like to use step bullet item lists in a Beamer presentation. This is fairly simple in SWP, since there is a Step Bullet List Item Item Tag available with a simple keyboard shortcut. Does a similar function exist in LyX? If not, is

TOCLOFT - numwidth - Understanding Documentation

2009-08-07 Thread Marcelo Reis
Hi GuysFirst of all I'd like to wish you all a pretty good weekend :-) Secondly, (here it comes...) I'm trying to understanding the TocLoft documentation to use in my College Paper but I'm stuck in the following: How would be the procedure to set the numwidth of a specific entry?!?! I

Re: TOCLOFT - numwidth - Understanding Documentation

2009-08-07 Thread rgheck
On 08/07/2009 10:44 PM, Marcelo Reis wrote: Hi GuysFirst of all I'd like to wish you all a pretty good weekend :-) Secondly, (here it comes...) I'm trying to understanding the TocLoft documentation to use in my College Paper but I'm stuck in the following: How would be the

environment feature request

2009-08-07 Thread Sam Liddicott
Could Lyx please set some environment variables before it calls it's conversion routines? It would save the need to customize the conversion. My current literate->program filter sets them for me: cat $$i | newfangle -Rlyx-build - | env LYX_b=$$b LYX_i=$$i LYX_o=$$o LYX_p=$$p LYX_r=$$r

Re: how to install LyX in Linux?

2009-08-07 Thread Helge Hafting
icebna wrote: What distribution you have ? I use debian. Not the simplest to install, and not the prettiest. But one of the easiest to keep going for a decade without reinstalling, and one of the biggest collections of installable software. Helge Hafting

Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Julio Rojas
Dear all. I'm trying to use biblatex with lyx, using the verbose style. I followed carefully the instructions in the wiki. Lyx compiles the document, but instead of showing full citations for the first time a reference is used, I only get the key for the reference in the PDF. This is the preamble

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Piero
Julio Rojas writes: > > Does anybody know about this problem? I have to work on a big document > and I think biblatex is the way to go, but not at the cost of having > to work directly on Latex. BibLaTeX IS your man. As LyX is. just 1 question: did you put

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Julio Rojas
Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I provided: \bibliography{biblatex-apa-test-references} I'm working right now in Ubuntu 9.04, but I

How to get a preview for "custom" graphics format?

2009-08-07 Thread Daniel Lohmann
Hi, Even though I consider myself a "LyX master" in many respects, the exact usage of "File Formats", "Converters" and "External Material..." have always remained a mystery to me. Today I gave it another try (LyX 1.6.3-mac) -- and failed again. So here is what I want to achieve: I have

Re: Lyx 1.6.3 Can I ditch the pointNclick list of open files below the toolbars???

2009-08-07 Thread Joe(theWordy)Philbrook
It would appear that on Aug 6, Helge Hafting did say: > Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote: > > > > As it is the only one I leave on is "standard". And that to keep the > > viability of the "3-key,2-stroke" keybinding "+[space]". Thus > > I put up with wasting a whole line of screen space on mostly

Re: Lyx 1.6.3 Can I ditch the pointNclick list of open files below the toolbars???

2009-08-07 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn
But if I close the otherwise useless standard toolbar, the scrollbox isn't on the screen, thus it doesn't open so that I can select chapter,(or other {is it called section type?} choice from list...) Thus the viability of the shortcut sequence I described requires that the standard toolbar be

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Piero
Julio Rojas writes: > > Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the > references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the > problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I > provided: > >

Re: Biblatex and Lyx: Verbose Style

2009-08-07 Thread Stefano Franchi
On Friday 07 August 2009 02:58:32 pm Piero wrote: > Julio Rojas writes: > > Everything is in the same folder. Lyx can read the file and shows the > > references when I select them, so no, I believe this is not the > > problem. You can see the bibliography declared in the lines I >

Inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file

2009-08-07 Thread Ehud Kaplan
Is there a convenient way of inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file without using a bibtex database, and without going through Latex with the .bbl file? What I am looking for is something like: Insert/file/.bbl where Lyx will convert the .bbl material to its own representation. This will save

Re: Inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file

2009-08-07 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ehud Kaplan writes: > Is there a convenient way of inserting a bibliography into a Lyx file > without using a bibtex database, > and without going through Latex with the .bbl file? > What I am looking for is something like: > Insert/file/.bbl > where Lyx will convert the .bbl material to its own

Step bullet item lists in Beamer

2009-08-07 Thread Venable
Dear LyX Users, I would like to use step bullet item lists in a Beamer presentation. This is fairly simple in SWP, since there is a "Step Bullet List Item" Item Tag available with a simple keyboard shortcut. Does a similar function exist in LyX? If not, is it possible to customize either LyX

Re: Step bullet item lists in Beamer

2009-08-07 Thread rgheck
On 08/07/2009 09:39 PM, Venable wrote: Dear LyX Users, I would like to use step bullet item lists in a Beamer presentation. This is fairly simple in SWP, since there is a "Step Bullet List Item" Item Tag available with a simple keyboard shortcut. Does a similar function exist in LyX? If not, is

TOCLOFT - numwidth - Understanding Documentation

2009-08-07 Thread Marcelo Reis
Hi GuysFirst of all I'd like to wish you all a pretty good weekend :-) Secondly, (here it comes...) I'm trying to understanding the TocLoft documentation to use in my College Paper but I'm stuck in the following: How would be the procedure to set the numwidth of a specific entry?!?! I

Re: TOCLOFT - numwidth - Understanding Documentation

2009-08-07 Thread rgheck
On 08/07/2009 10:44 PM, Marcelo Reis wrote: Hi GuysFirst of all I'd like to wish you all a pretty good weekend :-) Secondly, (here it comes...) I'm trying to understanding the TocLoft documentation to use in my College Paper but I'm stuck in the following: How would be the