How to use short dashes in program listings?

2010-12-07 Thread Nikos Chantziaras
When inserting a program listing, all - characters in the source code are converted to long dashes. This results in the C operator -- looking more like a single long line rather than two dashes. (There is some space between each dash, but it's so small it only becomes obvious when zooming

Re: LyX Memoir endnotes have form of footnotes

2010-12-07 Thread Daron Wilson
George, The LyX endnote module uses the LaTeX endnote package, and so it would require some LaTeX hacking to change things much I think. Memoir has its own commands to put notes at the end(it calls them pagenotes so as not to conflict with the endnotes package). The memoir commands are not

Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Claudio Graziosi
*Hi I have problems with images in lyx. I finished a chapter of the book I'm preparing for the school and suddenly does not compile more, none of the formats and gives me the following error: Failed to convert to a readable format. Here I leave an image of the error:* * *

Re: Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Liviu Andronic
Hello Thank you for writing in English, but please turn the HTML mode off. The reason is that such flashy messages may turn many of potential helpers off. On Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 3:57 PM, Claudio Graziosi colo...@gmail.com wrote: Hi I have problems with images in lyx. I finished a chapter of the

ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Pavel Sanda
Pre-release of LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2) == We are pleased to announce the second public pre-release of LyX 2.0.0. Due to the many reports we received, support for polyglossia, XeTeX's new language interface and babel replacement, has been added. In the

Re: Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Paul Rubin
I suggest the following: 1. Check that ImageMagick's bin directory is on your system path. A quick way to do that is to run 'convert -version' in a DOS window. DOS cannot find the convert utility, either IM is not installed or it is not on the command path. (I think Windows has a convert.exe

Re: Questions and suggestions for spellcheck

2010-12-07 Thread Steve Litt
On Tuesday 07 December 2010 01:33:03 Stephan Witt wrote: Am 07.12.2010 um 00:18 schrieb Richard Heck: On 12/06/2010 06:06 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 06 December 2010 17:18:33 Paul Rubin wrote: Steve Littslittat troubleshooters.com writes: 2) I set it, removed it, and then it came

Re: Questions and suggestions for spellcheck

2010-12-07 Thread Julien Rioux
On 07/12/2010 1:53 PM, Steve Litt wrote: It might be as simple as adding a special comment to the document: # LYX_PERSONAL_DICTIONARY=/home/slitt/books/thrive/thrive.pws and then being able to edit it from a Docuemnt-Settings You might even be able to store the private list of words itself

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I have installed the Beta2 in Mac OSX. It just works out of the box. Magnificent! I have also read in detail the WhatsNew page and the additions are really impressive (I love many of them: Sweave support, inline spell-check, native spell checker on OSX, thesaurus, TikZ preview support... I

Adding section to appendix causes a compile error

2010-12-07 Thread Thangalin
Hi, I ran into a situation that boggles my mind. I have posted the details on the TeX StackExchange website: http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/6721/adding-section-to-appendix-causes-a-compile-error Any ideas or suggestions on how to resolve the error would be greatly appreciated. Thank

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Christopher Menzel
On Dec 7, 2010, at 6:56 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I have installed the Beta2 in Mac OSX. It just works out of the box. Magnificent! I have also read in detail the WhatsNew page and the additions are really impressive (I love many of them: Sweave support, inline spell-check, native spell

Re: LyX Memoir endnotes have form of footnotes

2010-12-07 Thread george legge
Thank you Darren. The first version works perfectly to give what I expect to see for endnotes. The only addition I made was to add \wide before and \endwide after \printpagenotes*. That allowed the endnotes to use the full width of text+notemargin. Incidentally, why the asterisk? With or without

unable to run biber on 1.6.8

2010-12-07 Thread stefano franchi
My Lyx installation has suddenly decided that it won't run biber anymore, even though it is properly indicated in the preferences pane, biber is accessible from the command line etc. In fact, I can export the file to .tex and compile from the command line. But I cannot get biber to run from within

LyX 2.0: problems using XeTeX and thesis template

2010-12-07 Thread Justin Wood
Hi all. I'm gingerly trying to switch over to LyX 2.0 (beta 1 2) and to start using XeTeX so I can more easily access additional fonts. I'm writing a thesis using the included thesis templates. Actually my current work uses the template set sent out on these lists earlier in 2010, so I created

Re: LyZ: lyxpipe changes in 2.0?

2010-12-07 Thread Justin Wood
I just tested this in LyX 2.0 beta 2 on OS X and it worked fine — after I changed the LyX pipe path (back) to ~/.lyxpipe, which is the default LyZ setting. You could change LyZ alternatively of course. Point being I think it's simply down to the pipe file path matching correctly. 2010/12/6

How to use short dashes in program listings?

2010-12-07 Thread Nikos Chantziaras
When inserting a program listing, all - characters in the source code are converted to long dashes. This results in the C operator -- looking more like a single long line rather than two dashes. (There is some space between each dash, but it's so small it only becomes obvious when zooming

Re: LyX Memoir endnotes have form of footnotes

2010-12-07 Thread Daron Wilson
George, The LyX endnote module uses the LaTeX endnote package, and so it would require some LaTeX hacking to change things much I think. Memoir has its own commands to put notes at the end(it calls them pagenotes so as not to conflict with the endnotes package). The memoir commands are not

Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Claudio Graziosi
*Hi I have problems with images in lyx. I finished a chapter of the book I'm preparing for the school and suddenly does not compile more, none of the formats and gives me the following error: Failed to convert to a readable format. Here I leave an image of the error:* * *

Re: Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Liviu Andronic
Hello Thank you for writing in English, but please turn the HTML mode off. The reason is that such flashy messages may turn many of potential helpers off. On Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 3:57 PM, Claudio Graziosi colo...@gmail.com wrote: Hi I have problems with images in lyx. I finished a chapter of the

ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Pavel Sanda
Pre-release of LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2) == We are pleased to announce the second public pre-release of LyX 2.0.0. Due to the many reports we received, support for polyglossia, XeTeX's new language interface and babel replacement, has been added. In the

Re: Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Paul Rubin
I suggest the following: 1. Check that ImageMagick's bin directory is on your system path. A quick way to do that is to run 'convert -version' in a DOS window. DOS cannot find the convert utility, either IM is not installed or it is not on the command path. (I think Windows has a convert.exe

Re: Questions and suggestions for spellcheck

2010-12-07 Thread Steve Litt
On Tuesday 07 December 2010 01:33:03 Stephan Witt wrote: Am 07.12.2010 um 00:18 schrieb Richard Heck: On 12/06/2010 06:06 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 06 December 2010 17:18:33 Paul Rubin wrote: Steve Littslittat troubleshooters.com writes: 2) I set it, removed it, and then it came

Re: Questions and suggestions for spellcheck

2010-12-07 Thread Julien Rioux
On 07/12/2010 1:53 PM, Steve Litt wrote: It might be as simple as adding a special comment to the document: # LYX_PERSONAL_DICTIONARY=/home/slitt/books/thrive/thrive.pws and then being able to edit it from a Docuemnt-Settings You might even be able to store the private list of words itself

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I have installed the Beta2 in Mac OSX. It just works out of the box. Magnificent! I have also read in detail the WhatsNew page and the additions are really impressive (I love many of them: Sweave support, inline spell-check, native spell checker on OSX, thesaurus, TikZ preview support... I

Adding section to appendix causes a compile error

2010-12-07 Thread Thangalin
Hi, I ran into a situation that boggles my mind. I have posted the details on the TeX StackExchange website: http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/6721/adding-section-to-appendix-causes-a-compile-error Any ideas or suggestions on how to resolve the error would be greatly appreciated. Thank

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Christopher Menzel
On Dec 7, 2010, at 6:56 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I have installed the Beta2 in Mac OSX. It just works out of the box. Magnificent! I have also read in detail the WhatsNew page and the additions are really impressive (I love many of them: Sweave support, inline spell-check, native spell

Re: LyX Memoir endnotes have form of footnotes

2010-12-07 Thread george legge
Thank you Darren. The first version works perfectly to give what I expect to see for endnotes. The only addition I made was to add \wide before and \endwide after \printpagenotes*. That allowed the endnotes to use the full width of text+notemargin. Incidentally, why the asterisk? With or without

unable to run biber on 1.6.8

2010-12-07 Thread stefano franchi
My Lyx installation has suddenly decided that it won't run biber anymore, even though it is properly indicated in the preferences pane, biber is accessible from the command line etc. In fact, I can export the file to .tex and compile from the command line. But I cannot get biber to run from within

LyX 2.0: problems using XeTeX and thesis template

2010-12-07 Thread Justin Wood
Hi all. I'm gingerly trying to switch over to LyX 2.0 (beta 1 2) and to start using XeTeX so I can more easily access additional fonts. I'm writing a thesis using the included thesis templates. Actually my current work uses the template set sent out on these lists earlier in 2010, so I created

Re: LyZ: lyxpipe changes in 2.0?

2010-12-07 Thread Justin Wood
I just tested this in LyX 2.0 beta 2 on OS X and it worked fine — after I changed the LyX pipe path (back) to ~/.lyxpipe, which is the default LyZ setting. You could change LyZ alternatively of course. Point being I think it's simply down to the pipe file path matching correctly. 2010/12/6

How to use short dashes in program listings?

2010-12-07 Thread Nikos Chantziaras
When inserting a program listing, all "-" characters in the source code are converted to long dashes. This results in the C operator "--" looking more like a single long line rather than two dashes. (There is some space between each dash, but it's so small it only becomes obvious when

Re: LyX Memoir endnotes have form of footnotes

2010-12-07 Thread Daron Wilson
George, The LyX endnote module uses the LaTeX endnote package, and so it would require some LaTeX hacking to change things much I think. Memoir has its own commands to put notes at the end(it calls them pagenotes so as not to conflict with the endnotes package). The memoir commands are not

Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Claudio Graziosi
*Hi I have problems with images in lyx. I finished a chapter of the book I'm preparing for the school and suddenly does not compile more, none of the formats and gives me the following error: "Failed to convert to a readable format." Here I leave an image of the error:* * *

Re: Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Liviu Andronic
Hello Thank you for writing in English, but please turn the HTML mode off. The reason is that such flashy messages may turn many of potential helpers off. On Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 3:57 PM, Claudio Graziosi wrote: > Hi I have problems with images in lyx. I finished a chapter of

ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Pavel Sanda
Pre-release of LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2) == We are pleased to announce the second public pre-release of LyX 2.0.0. Due to the many reports we received, support for polyglossia, XeTeX's new language interface and babel replacement, has been added. In the

Re: Error when converting to a readable format

2010-12-07 Thread Paul Rubin
I suggest the following: 1. Check that ImageMagick's bin directory is on your system path. A quick way to do that is to run 'convert -version' in a DOS window. DOS cannot find the convert utility, either IM is not installed or it is not on the command path. (I think Windows has a convert.exe

Re: Questions and suggestions for spellcheck

2010-12-07 Thread Steve Litt
On Tuesday 07 December 2010 01:33:03 Stephan Witt wrote: > Am 07.12.2010 um 00:18 schrieb Richard Heck: > > On 12/06/2010 06:06 PM, Steve Litt wrote: > >> On Monday 06 December 2010 17:18:33 Paul Rubin wrote: > >>> Steve Litt writes: > 2) I set it, removed it, and

Re: Questions and suggestions for spellcheck

2010-12-07 Thread Julien Rioux
On 07/12/2010 1:53 PM, Steve Litt wrote: It might be as simple as adding a special comment to the document: # LYX_PERSONAL_DICTIONARY=/home/slitt/books/thrive/thrive.pws and then being able to edit it from a Docuemnt->Settings You might even be able to store the private list of words

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I have installed the Beta2 in Mac OSX. It just works out of the box. Magnificent! I have also read in detail the WhatsNew page and the additions are really impressive (I love many of them: Sweave support, inline spell-check, native spell checker on OSX, thesaurus, TikZ preview support... I

Adding section to appendix causes a compile error

2010-12-07 Thread Thangalin
Hi, I ran into a situation that boggles my mind. I have posted the details on the TeX StackExchange website: http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/6721/adding-section-to-appendix-causes-a-compile-error Any ideas or suggestions on how to resolve the error would be greatly appreciated. Thank

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 (beta 2)

2010-12-07 Thread Christopher Menzel
On Dec 7, 2010, at 6:56 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: > I have installed the Beta2 in Mac OSX. It just works out of the box. > Magnificent! > I have also read in detail the WhatsNew page and the additions are really > impressive (I love many of them: Sweave support, inline spell-check, native >

Re: LyX Memoir endnotes have form of footnotes

2010-12-07 Thread george legge
Thank you Darren. The first version works perfectly to give what I expect to see for endnotes. The only addition I made was to add "\wide" before and "\endwide" after "\printpagenotes*". That allowed the endnotes to use the full width of text+notemargin. Incidentally, why the asterisk? With or

unable to run biber on 1.6.8

2010-12-07 Thread stefano franchi
My Lyx installation has suddenly decided that it won't run biber anymore, even though it is properly indicated in the preferences pane, biber is accessible from the command line etc. In fact, I can export the file to .tex and compile from the command line. But I cannot get biber to run from within

LyX 2.0: problems using XeTeX and thesis template

2010-12-07 Thread Justin Wood
Hi all. I'm gingerly trying to switch over to LyX 2.0 (beta 1 2) and to start using XeTeX so I can more easily access additional fonts. I'm writing a thesis using the included thesis templates. Actually my current work uses the template set sent out on these lists earlier in 2010, so I created

Re: LyZ: lyxpipe changes in 2.0?

2010-12-07 Thread Justin Wood
I just tested this in LyX 2.0 beta 2 on OS X and it worked fine — after I changed the LyX pipe path (back) to ~/.lyxpipe, which is the default LyZ setting. You could change LyZ alternatively of course. Point being I think it's simply down to the pipe file path matching correctly. 2010/12/6