Re: Hide tracked changes?

2009-09-16 Thread Matts Lindström
The later situation actually seems very useful to me: you just edit your file without those horrible blue texts, but LyX keeps track of the changes nevertheless. JMarc Yes this was exactly what I was looking for -- the ability to toggle the visibility of those blue edits. Matts

Re: Anyone used Lytex?

2009-09-16 Thread Wolfgang Keller
Hello, sorry for replying sooo late. I do not have administrative privileges at work computers but am so dependent on using lyx for my writing and want to be able to use it on a USB drive or a network drive that I have access to. I wondered if anyone has used Lytex as suggested in the

Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread Josh Whitney
I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more than a few pages long typing becomes excruciatingly slow. That is, I type and the characters appearing on

Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread E.Kaplan
When I embed a bibliography in the Lyx file itself (using the .AUX or .bbl file), and then click on a citation reference in the Lyx file, I do not get the option to choose a citation style, as I do when I call the citation from a bibtex database. I am using natbib (author-year), and indicated

Re: Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread James C. Sutherland
On Sep 16, 2009, at 3:18 AM, Josh Whitney wrote: I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more than a few pages long typing becomes excruciatingly slow.

Re: Trigonometric tipography

2009-09-16 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2009-09-15, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Yago schrieb: Uwe, as you know Javier Bezos is an reconigsed expert on spanish tipography. If you can read spanish I'm currently learning Spanish and thus cannot understand everything yet. The answer stated, that in the given example, the square brackets are

Re: Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread Ehud Kaplan
Lyx */does/* know a lot about the citations, since when I click on one, it shows its details (and in the left column all the other citations that have been included in the Lyx file), but not the formatting options. I inserted the references into the Lyx file through the circuitous route of

Re: How many use Linux:

2009-09-16 Thread Helge Hafting
I use LyX on debian linux. LyX is what I use for all formatted text I write on computers: A book, letters, lectures, and presentations. Helge Hafting

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread Helge Hafting
Andrew Sullivan wrote: You can see from the subject that there is an air of irrelevance about this. But it seems to me that knowing how many are left handed would, naturally, lead to enhancements targetted at the left-hand community. I answer that the customizability and portability of the LyX

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread f wonghc
Digress:-   Some languages like Arabia and Hebrew writes from right to left.    When (sometimes) you browse those sites with these two languages, the scroll bar is on the right hand side of the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer),  I just guess they may also like to have the mirror image of lyx,

Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread matteo abeni
Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of the A4 paper and the other part of the paper stay blank. I wish to put title and author in the middle of the

Re: Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread Steve Litt
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 10:50:44 matteo abeni wrote: Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of the A4 paper and the other part of the paper

Re: [okmail] Re: Installing missing packages in Lyx

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Ludwik Celnikier schrieb: Two questions, though: 1) I am using Miktex, which has distributed the latex files in localtexmf and texmf. It seems that you are using an older version of MiKTeX. I recommend to update to MiKTeX 2.8 when you are using MiKTeX 2.6 or older. When you do this,

Re: Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread rgheck
On 09/16/2009 10:07 AM, Ehud Kaplan wrote: Lyx */does/* know a lot about the citations, since when I click on one, it shows its details (and in the left column all the other citations that have been included in the Lyx file), but not the formatting options. I inserted the references into the

Re: Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread rgheck
On 09/16/2009 11:09 AM, Steve Litt wrote: On Wednesday 16 September 2009 10:50:44 matteo abeni wrote: Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Olivier Ripoll
Neal Becker wrote: What do you usually use for Fourier transform? Calligraphic F, or maybe something else? Hi, Calligraphic F is not the right symbol, although it seems more and more used now :-( (probably because people don't find the correct one, at least that was my case in the past).

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is \mathscr{F}, the script F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't aware of that character. The character is nevertheless

Once again: Margin alignment

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Hello, margin alignment with Lyx 1.6.4.1, OSX and microtype seems to work, but just very lightly (I´m not really sure, because it´s so lightly). Could somebody tell me how to increase the factor, what do I have to enter in the preamble? Up to now I just use: \usepackage{microtype} For

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Olivier Ripoll
Uwe Stöhr wrote: Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is \mathscr{F}, the script F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't aware of that character. The character is

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread Les Denham
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 09:20:50 Helge Hafting wrote: Is there anything in LyX a left-handed person might want different? I think most of the support goes in the OS: left handed mouse, and anything you might want change about the keyboard. I am left handed, and I really don't want

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2009-09-16, Olivier Ripoll wrote: Uwe Stöhr wrote: Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is \mathscr{F}, the script F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't

Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Dear List, is it possible to enter a small comma between two footnote-numerals? When I do have two or even more footnotes in sequence I could not find a posibility to enter a small comma, which is also elevated, I mean over the grund line. Best* E.

Re: Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread Josh Whitney
James C. Sutherland james.sutherl...@... writes: On Sep 16, 2009, at 3:18 AM, Josh Whitney wrote: I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
jezZiFeR schrieb: is it possible to enter a small comma between two footnote-numerals? When I do have two or even more footnotes in sequence I could not find a posibility to enter a small comma, which is also elevated, I mean over the grund line. Do you need a spacer between subsequent

Re: How Many use linux

2009-09-16 Thread marc
I use Linux since 1998 on Mandriva (Mandrake at those times) and lyx almost since the same time best regards, Marc Le samedi 12 septembre 2009 16:56:31, Paul Drake a écrit : I use Lyx on linux, and have been since 2003 Cheers Paul

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Hello Uwe, this ist great, and I will use it, but this is not what I was looking for actually. I forgot to mention, or maybe it´s just difficult for me to do that in english, that I mean the footnotes inside of the text, I mean the reference I thin – sorry, I´m not sure with those english

Re: Trigonometric tipography

2009-09-16 Thread Yago
Thank you Guenter. - Original Message - From: Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 2:46 PM Subject: Re: Trigonometric tipography On 2009-09-15, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Yago schrieb: Uwe, as you know Javier Bezos is an

LyX Beamer Sweave: makebeamertitle not being defined?

2009-09-16 Thread Daniel E. Weeks
I am using LyX to make Beamer slides while supporting the use of R statistical commands via the Sweave package. If I follow the instructions found here http://ggorjan.blogspot.com/2008/09/using-beamer-with-lyx-sweave.html LyX/Sweave/Beamer works just fine. But as soon as I try to put in

Help! pdflatex error

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
I've just installed Ubuntu Hardy and it downloads Lyx 1.5.3. (It's a new OS for me so how can I tell it to download a newer version?) Anyhow, I have problems viewing my Lyx document with pdflatex because of the graphics. Here are the errors I get: Package pdfpages Error: the graphics package

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
jezZiFeR schrieb: this ist great, and I will use it, but this is not what I was looking for actually. I forgot to mention, or maybe it´s just difficult for me to do that in english, that I mean the footnotes inside of the text, I mean the reference I think Sou you want to have this?: bla

Downloading LyX 1.6.4: Error by accessing the server

2009-09-16 Thread I Wayan Warmada
Dear LyX lists, I have tried to download the new lyx since it has been announced, but up to now is not successed. The server said. I have checked it everyday: -- Error! Could not connect. FTP server may be too busy. You tried to access the address ftp://ftp.lyx.org/pub/lyx/bin/1.6.4,

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread BH
On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 9:00 PM, Uwe Stöhr uwesto...@web.de wrote: jezZiFeR schrieb: this ist great, and I will use it, but this is not what I was looking for actually. I forgot to mention, or maybe it´s just difficult for me to do that in english, that I mean the footnotes inside of the

Re: Downloading LyX 1.6.4: Error by accessing the server

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
I Wayan Warmada schrieb: I have tried to download the new lyx since it has been announced, but up to now is not successed. The server said. I have checked it everyday: -- Error! Could not connect. FTP server may be too busy. You tried to access the address

LyX and Biblatex

2009-09-16 Thread Daniel Owens
I am using LyX 1.6.4, MikTeX 2.7, and the latest biblatex release (as of a few days ago) using biblatex-historian (I need Turabian citations and bibliography). I am able to get a bibliography and create citations using \autocite, but when I do so a lot of extra whitespace is added between the

Re: How to copy required files into the temporary directory?

2009-09-16 Thread Yihui Xie
Thanks a lot! Finally I added the 'cp' command in the converter to copy the files I needed (*.pdf and *.txt) before compiling: cp $$r/*.pdf $$r/*.txt ./ [converting commands here, e.g. pdflatex $$i] It's still not a complete solution, but works for my situation. Regards, Yihui -- Phone:

Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
Sorry, I'm new to Ubuntu (I was using Fedora before). Ubuntu comes with 1.5.3 and apt-get refuses to let me upgrade to a newer version. I've tried to put that in the /etc/apt/sources.list but it didn't work: deb ftp://ftp.lyx.org/ubuntu hardy main and then apt-get update and upgrade but no

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread John Jason Jordan
On Wed, 16 Sep 2009 21:32:51 -0400 Myriam Abramson mabram...@gmail.com dijo: Sorry, I'm new to Ubuntu (I was using Fedora before). Ubuntu comes with 1.5.3 and apt-get refuses to let me upgrade to a newer version. I've tried to put that in the /etc/apt/sources.list but it didn't work:

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
That doesn't work too well. There are too many dependencies. -- myriam John Jason Jordan joh...@comcast.net writes: On Wed, 16 Sep 2009 21:32:51 -0400 Myriam Abramson mabram...@gmail.com dijo: Sorry, I'm new to Ubuntu (I was using Fedora before).

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
I tried to add a mirror to sources.list but I got this error: W: GPG error: http://http.us.debian.org sid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 9AA38DCD55BE302B -- myriam

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Andrew Sullivan
On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 11:35:15PM -0400, Myriam Abramson wrote: I tried to add a mirror to sources.list but I got this error: W: GPG error: http://http.us.debian.org sid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY

Re: Hide tracked changes?

2009-09-16 Thread Matts Lindström
The later situation actually seems very useful to me: you just edit your file without those horrible blue texts, but LyX keeps track of the changes nevertheless. JMarc Yes this was exactly what I was looking for -- the ability to toggle the visibility of those blue edits. Matts

Re: Anyone used Lytex?

2009-09-16 Thread Wolfgang Keller
Hello, sorry for replying sooo late. I do not have administrative privileges at work computers but am so dependent on using lyx for my writing and want to be able to use it on a USB drive or a network drive that I have access to. I wondered if anyone has used Lytex as suggested in the

Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread Josh Whitney
I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more than a few pages long typing becomes excruciatingly slow. That is, I type and the characters appearing on

Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread E.Kaplan
When I embed a bibliography in the Lyx file itself (using the .AUX or .bbl file), and then click on a citation reference in the Lyx file, I do not get the option to choose a citation style, as I do when I call the citation from a bibtex database. I am using natbib (author-year), and indicated

Re: Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread James C. Sutherland
On Sep 16, 2009, at 3:18 AM, Josh Whitney wrote: I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more than a few pages long typing becomes excruciatingly slow.

Re: Trigonometric tipography

2009-09-16 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2009-09-15, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Yago schrieb: Uwe, as you know Javier Bezos is an reconigsed expert on spanish tipography. If you can read spanish I'm currently learning Spanish and thus cannot understand everything yet. The answer stated, that in the given example, the square brackets are

Re: Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread Ehud Kaplan
Lyx */does/* know a lot about the citations, since when I click on one, it shows its details (and in the left column all the other citations that have been included in the Lyx file), but not the formatting options. I inserted the references into the Lyx file through the circuitous route of

Re: How many use Linux:

2009-09-16 Thread Helge Hafting
I use LyX on debian linux. LyX is what I use for all formatted text I write on computers: A book, letters, lectures, and presentations. Helge Hafting

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread Helge Hafting
Andrew Sullivan wrote: You can see from the subject that there is an air of irrelevance about this. But it seems to me that knowing how many are left handed would, naturally, lead to enhancements targetted at the left-hand community. I answer that the customizability and portability of the LyX

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread f wonghc
Digress:-   Some languages like Arabia and Hebrew writes from right to left.    When (sometimes) you browse those sites with these two languages, the scroll bar is on the right hand side of the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer),  I just guess they may also like to have the mirror image of lyx,

Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread matteo abeni
Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of the A4 paper and the other part of the paper stay blank. I wish to put title and author in the middle of the

Re: Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread Steve Litt
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 10:50:44 matteo abeni wrote: Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of the A4 paper and the other part of the paper

Re: [okmail] Re: Installing missing packages in Lyx

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Ludwik Celnikier schrieb: Two questions, though: 1) I am using Miktex, which has distributed the latex files in localtexmf and texmf. It seems that you are using an older version of MiKTeX. I recommend to update to MiKTeX 2.8 when you are using MiKTeX 2.6 or older. When you do this,

Re: Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread rgheck
On 09/16/2009 10:07 AM, Ehud Kaplan wrote: Lyx */does/* know a lot about the citations, since when I click on one, it shows its details (and in the left column all the other citations that have been included in the Lyx file), but not the formatting options. I inserted the references into the

Re: Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread rgheck
On 09/16/2009 11:09 AM, Steve Litt wrote: On Wednesday 16 September 2009 10:50:44 matteo abeni wrote: Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Olivier Ripoll
Neal Becker wrote: What do you usually use for Fourier transform? Calligraphic F, or maybe something else? Hi, Calligraphic F is not the right symbol, although it seems more and more used now :-( (probably because people don't find the correct one, at least that was my case in the past).

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is \mathscr{F}, the script F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't aware of that character. The character is nevertheless

Once again: Margin alignment

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Hello, margin alignment with Lyx 1.6.4.1, OSX and microtype seems to work, but just very lightly (I´m not really sure, because it´s so lightly). Could somebody tell me how to increase the factor, what do I have to enter in the preamble? Up to now I just use: \usepackage{microtype} For

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Olivier Ripoll
Uwe Stöhr wrote: Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is \mathscr{F}, the script F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't aware of that character. The character is

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread Les Denham
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 09:20:50 Helge Hafting wrote: Is there anything in LyX a left-handed person might want different? I think most of the support goes in the OS: left handed mouse, and anything you might want change about the keyboard. I am left handed, and I really don't want

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2009-09-16, Olivier Ripoll wrote: Uwe Stöhr wrote: Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is \mathscr{F}, the script F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't

Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Dear List, is it possible to enter a small comma between two footnote-numerals? When I do have two or even more footnotes in sequence I could not find a posibility to enter a small comma, which is also elevated, I mean over the grund line. Best* E.

Re: Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread Josh Whitney
James C. Sutherland james.sutherl...@... writes: On Sep 16, 2009, at 3:18 AM, Josh Whitney wrote: I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
jezZiFeR schrieb: is it possible to enter a small comma between two footnote-numerals? When I do have two or even more footnotes in sequence I could not find a posibility to enter a small comma, which is also elevated, I mean over the grund line. Do you need a spacer between subsequent

Re: How Many use linux

2009-09-16 Thread marc
I use Linux since 1998 on Mandriva (Mandrake at those times) and lyx almost since the same time best regards, Marc Le samedi 12 septembre 2009 16:56:31, Paul Drake a écrit : I use Lyx on linux, and have been since 2003 Cheers Paul

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Hello Uwe, this ist great, and I will use it, but this is not what I was looking for actually. I forgot to mention, or maybe it´s just difficult for me to do that in english, that I mean the footnotes inside of the text, I mean the reference I thin – sorry, I´m not sure with those english

Re: Trigonometric tipography

2009-09-16 Thread Yago
Thank you Guenter. - Original Message - From: Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 2:46 PM Subject: Re: Trigonometric tipography On 2009-09-15, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Yago schrieb: Uwe, as you know Javier Bezos is an

LyX Beamer Sweave: makebeamertitle not being defined?

2009-09-16 Thread Daniel E. Weeks
I am using LyX to make Beamer slides while supporting the use of R statistical commands via the Sweave package. If I follow the instructions found here http://ggorjan.blogspot.com/2008/09/using-beamer-with-lyx-sweave.html LyX/Sweave/Beamer works just fine. But as soon as I try to put in

Help! pdflatex error

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
I've just installed Ubuntu Hardy and it downloads Lyx 1.5.3. (It's a new OS for me so how can I tell it to download a newer version?) Anyhow, I have problems viewing my Lyx document with pdflatex because of the graphics. Here are the errors I get: Package pdfpages Error: the graphics package

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
jezZiFeR schrieb: this ist great, and I will use it, but this is not what I was looking for actually. I forgot to mention, or maybe it´s just difficult for me to do that in english, that I mean the footnotes inside of the text, I mean the reference I think Sou you want to have this?: bla

Downloading LyX 1.6.4: Error by accessing the server

2009-09-16 Thread I Wayan Warmada
Dear LyX lists, I have tried to download the new lyx since it has been announced, but up to now is not successed. The server said. I have checked it everyday: -- Error! Could not connect. FTP server may be too busy. You tried to access the address ftp://ftp.lyx.org/pub/lyx/bin/1.6.4,

Re: Multiple footnotes

2009-09-16 Thread BH
On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 9:00 PM, Uwe Stöhr uwesto...@web.de wrote: jezZiFeR schrieb: this ist great, and I will use it, but this is not what I was looking for actually. I forgot to mention, or maybe it´s just difficult for me to do that in english, that I mean the footnotes inside of the

Re: Downloading LyX 1.6.4: Error by accessing the server

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
I Wayan Warmada schrieb: I have tried to download the new lyx since it has been announced, but up to now is not successed. The server said. I have checked it everyday: -- Error! Could not connect. FTP server may be too busy. You tried to access the address

LyX and Biblatex

2009-09-16 Thread Daniel Owens
I am using LyX 1.6.4, MikTeX 2.7, and the latest biblatex release (as of a few days ago) using biblatex-historian (I need Turabian citations and bibliography). I am able to get a bibliography and create citations using \autocite, but when I do so a lot of extra whitespace is added between the

Re: How to copy required files into the temporary directory?

2009-09-16 Thread Yihui Xie
Thanks a lot! Finally I added the 'cp' command in the converter to copy the files I needed (*.pdf and *.txt) before compiling: cp $$r/*.pdf $$r/*.txt ./ [converting commands here, e.g. pdflatex $$i] It's still not a complete solution, but works for my situation. Regards, Yihui -- Phone:

Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
Sorry, I'm new to Ubuntu (I was using Fedora before). Ubuntu comes with 1.5.3 and apt-get refuses to let me upgrade to a newer version. I've tried to put that in the /etc/apt/sources.list but it didn't work: deb ftp://ftp.lyx.org/ubuntu hardy main and then apt-get update and upgrade but no

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread John Jason Jordan
On Wed, 16 Sep 2009 21:32:51 -0400 Myriam Abramson mabram...@gmail.com dijo: Sorry, I'm new to Ubuntu (I was using Fedora before). Ubuntu comes with 1.5.3 and apt-get refuses to let me upgrade to a newer version. I've tried to put that in the /etc/apt/sources.list but it didn't work:

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
That doesn't work too well. There are too many dependencies. -- myriam John Jason Jordan joh...@comcast.net writes: On Wed, 16 Sep 2009 21:32:51 -0400 Myriam Abramson mabram...@gmail.com dijo: Sorry, I'm new to Ubuntu (I was using Fedora before).

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Myriam Abramson
I tried to add a mirror to sources.list but I got this error: W: GPG error: http://http.us.debian.org sid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 9AA38DCD55BE302B -- myriam

Re: Lyx and Ubuntu Hardy

2009-09-16 Thread Andrew Sullivan
On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 11:35:15PM -0400, Myriam Abramson wrote: I tried to add a mirror to sources.list but I got this error: W: GPG error: http://http.us.debian.org sid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY

Re: Hide tracked changes?

2009-09-16 Thread Matts Lindström
> > > The later situation actually seems very useful to me: you just edit your > file without those horrible blue texts, but LyX keeps track of the > changes nevertheless. > > JMarc > Yes this was exactly what I was looking for -- the ability to toggle the visibility of those blue edits. Matts

Re: Anyone used Lytex?

2009-09-16 Thread Wolfgang Keller
Hello, sorry for replying sooo late. > I do not have administrative privileges at work computers but am so dependent > on using lyx for my writing and want to be able to use it on a USB drive or a > network drive that I have access to. I wondered if anyone has used Lytex as > suggested in

Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread Josh Whitney
I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more than a few pages long typing becomes excruciatingly slow. That is, I type and the characters appearing on

Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread E.Kaplan
When I embed a bibliography in the Lyx file itself (using the .AUX or .bbl file), and then click on a citation reference in the Lyx file, I do not get the option to choose a citation style, as I do when I call the citation from a bibtex database. I am using natbib (author-year), and indicated

Re: Typing lag in Lyx 1.6.4.1, OS X 10.6.0

2009-09-16 Thread James C. Sutherland
On Sep 16, 2009, at 3:18 AM, Josh Whitney wrote: I'm currently working on an early 2008 Macbook with 4 gb of RAM. I am running OS X 10.6.0 and Lyx 1.6.4.1. I've been writing some very long documents in Lyx and once they are more than a few pages long typing becomes excruciatingly slow.

Re: Trigonometric tipography

2009-09-16 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2009-09-15, Uwe Stöhr wrote: > Yago schrieb: >> Uwe, as you know Javier Bezos is an reconigsed expert on spanish >> tipography. If you can read spanish > I'm currently learning Spanish and thus cannot understand everything yet. The answer stated, that in the given example, the square

Re: Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread Ehud Kaplan
Lyx */does/* know a lot about the citations, since when I click on one, it shows its details (and in the left column all the other citations that have been included in the Lyx file), but not the formatting options. I inserted the references into the Lyx file through the circuitous route of

Re: How many use Linux:

2009-09-16 Thread Helge Hafting
I use LyX on debian linux. LyX is what I use for all formatted text I write on computers: A book, letters, lectures, and presentations. Helge Hafting

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread Helge Hafting
Andrew Sullivan wrote: You can see from the subject that there is an air of irrelevance about this. But it seems to me that knowing how many are left handed would, naturally, lead to enhancements targetted at the left-hand community. I answer that the customizability and portability of the LyX

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread f wonghc
Digress:-   Some languages like Arabia and Hebrew writes from right to left.    When (sometimes) you browse those sites with these two languages, the scroll bar is on the right hand side of the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer),  I just guess they may also like to have the "mirror image" of lyx,

Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread matteo abeni
Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of the A4 paper and the other part of the paper stay blank. I wish to put title and author in the middle of the

Re: Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread Steve Litt
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 10:50:44 matteo abeni wrote: > Hello, > > I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the > title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause > both stay in the top side of the A4 paper and the other part of the

Re: [okmail] Re: Installing missing packages in Lyx

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Ludwik Celnikier schrieb: Two questions, though: 1) I am using Miktex, which has distributed the latex files in localtexmf and texmf. It seems that you are using an older version of MiKTeX. I recommend to update to MiKTeX 2.8 when you are using MiKTeX 2.6 or older. When you do this,

Re: Natbib options in Lyx with embedded bibliography

2009-09-16 Thread rgheck
On 09/16/2009 10:07 AM, Ehud Kaplan wrote: Lyx */does/* know a lot about the citations, since when I click on one, it shows its details (and in the left column all the other citations that have been included in the Lyx file), but not the formatting options. I inserted the references into the

Re: Lyx Title problems

2009-09-16 Thread rgheck
On 09/16/2009 11:09 AM, Steve Litt wrote: On Wednesday 16 September 2009 10:50:44 matteo abeni wrote: Hello, I am using lyx to write my thesis. But i have a problem. when i write the title and then the author and I see them as PDF file I have a problem cause both stay in the top side of

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Olivier Ripoll
Neal Becker wrote: What do you usually use for Fourier transform? Calligraphic F, or maybe something else? Hi, Calligraphic F is not the right symbol, although it seems more and more used now :-( (probably because people don't find the correct one, at least that was my case in the past).

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Uwe Stöhr
Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is "\mathscr{F}", the "script" F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't aware of that character. The character is nevertheless

Once again: Margin alignment

2009-09-16 Thread jezZiFeR
Hello, margin alignment with Lyx 1.6.4.1, OSX and microtype seems to work, but just very lightly (I´m not really sure, because it´s so lightly). Could somebody tell me how to increase the factor, what do I have to enter in the preamble? Up to now I just use: \usepackage{microtype} For

Re: What symbol for Fourier transform?

2009-09-16 Thread Olivier Ripoll
Uwe Stöhr wrote: Olivier Ripoll schrieb: What you want to get the really nice Fourier symbol is "\mathscr{F}", the "script" F. It is visible as number 2131 in this unicode chart http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2100.pdf Thanks for the info, I wasn't aware of that character. The character

Re: How many are left handed

2009-09-16 Thread Les Denham
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 09:20:50 Helge Hafting wrote: > Is there anything in LyX a left-handed person might want different? > I think most of the support goes in the OS: left handed mouse, > and anything you might want change about the keyboard. I am left handed, and I really don't want

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