Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread bart deruyter
Hi, if I understand it right, you want to modify the mac keybindings. These you won't find in lyx of course, but in your mac keyboard preferences. Perhaps there is an option to allow a program override the mac shortcuts? I actually really can't say, 'cause I use linux here. Otherwise you really

Re: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
bart deruyter wrote: So for an automatic TOC, numbered sections are a requirement. That's quite a useless restriction. If I didn't wan't a TOC I wouldn't insert one. And I guess I'll have to add latex code to get rid of the numbering now, right?

RE: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread Helge Hafting
So for an automatic TOC, numbered sections are a requirement. That's quite a useless restriction. If I didn't wan't a TOC I wouldn't insert one. And I guess I'll have to add latex code to get rid of the numbering now, right? section* never go into the TOC, and it is never numbered either. All

RE: How to use short dashes in program listings?

2011-08-06 Thread Helge Hafting
I don't understand why the minus sign - isn't properly converted by latex. Is there a way to correct this without escaping to latex, as you suggested? This does not happen with program listings when I try. The -- construct becomes a long dash only in plain text, not in listings. There are

Re: RE: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread bart . deruyter
hey all, it indeed works :-D Yay!!! Thanks to all. I just tested the lilypond feature, works great too :-). Considering to finish my guitar study book in lyx now too. I'll let you know when my first book is ready :-p. grtz, Bart Op schreef Helge Hafting helge.haft...@hist.no:

Re: encoding problem

2011-08-06 Thread Liviu Andronic
2011/8/6 zhaoyunsong zhao_yuns...@163.com: I installed LyX2.0 on a Windows XP system with this file LyX-2.0.0-3-Installer-Bundle.exe To input Chinese, I want to change the encoding option, but the option is grayed and I can not change is, what's wrong? This may be so if you choose 'Use

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
Hi Bart - Thanks for your suggestion, but (no surprise here) this is yet another of Apple's regrettable design decision that users have no ability to easily change. The system preferences have no controls for this behavior. There is probably some obscure plist file somewhere that controls this

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
I should also mention that this behavior can't be overriden by adding Meta shortcuts to my .bind file, so even the solution originally proposed (adding each Meta- shortcut to the bind file) won't work. That is, if I assign a shortcut to M-m and then try to use Option-m from LyX, it still inserts

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 06.08.2011 um 01:17 schrieb charles reid: Hi all - I'm using the latest binary of LyX available for Mac, 2.0, and I've been struggling to fix an annoying behavior. In Mac, you can insert symbols (such as \mu) by pressing Option+M, or Option+(some letter). However, this conflicts with

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 06.08.2011 um 19:23 schrieb charles reid: I should also mention that this behavior can't be overriden by adding Meta shortcuts to my .bind file, so even the solution originally proposed (adding each Meta- shortcut to the bind file) won't work. That is, if I assign a shortcut to M-m and

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
Ah, ok, thanks, I missed that M to A change mentioned in mac.bind somehow. I was defining M-m in the bind file, and mistaking that to mean Option-m, but once I defined A-m it worked as expected by using Option-m, and it overrode the system's special character behavior. Thanks a million!

font set problem

2011-08-06 Thread zhaoyunsong
I want to write Chinese in my document. So I followed the instruction in Wiki, Note: the following steps are only necessary up to LyX 1.6.x. As of LyX 2.0, you will just need to clickDocument→Settings...→Fonts→Use non-TeX fonts (via XeTeX/LuaTeX). Then you can immediatelyView→PDF (XeTeX).

beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Ignacio Martinez
Hi, I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty file and if that is the only thing that i need to do. Thanks!, -Ignacio

Re: beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Paul Rubin
Ignacio Martinez ignacio at virginia.edu writes: I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty file and if that is the only

Re: beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 11:09 PM, Ignacio Martinez igna...@virginia.edu wrote: Hi, I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread bart deruyter
Hi, if I understand it right, you want to modify the mac keybindings. These you won't find in lyx of course, but in your mac keyboard preferences. Perhaps there is an option to allow a program override the mac shortcuts? I actually really can't say, 'cause I use linux here. Otherwise you really

Re: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
bart deruyter wrote: So for an automatic TOC, numbered sections are a requirement. That's quite a useless restriction. If I didn't wan't a TOC I wouldn't insert one. And I guess I'll have to add latex code to get rid of the numbering now, right?

RE: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread Helge Hafting
So for an automatic TOC, numbered sections are a requirement. That's quite a useless restriction. If I didn't wan't a TOC I wouldn't insert one. And I guess I'll have to add latex code to get rid of the numbering now, right? section* never go into the TOC, and it is never numbered either. All

RE: How to use short dashes in program listings?

2011-08-06 Thread Helge Hafting
I don't understand why the minus sign - isn't properly converted by latex. Is there a way to correct this without escaping to latex, as you suggested? This does not happen with program listings when I try. The -- construct becomes a long dash only in plain text, not in listings. There are

Re: RE: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread bart . deruyter
hey all, it indeed works :-D Yay!!! Thanks to all. I just tested the lilypond feature, works great too :-). Considering to finish my guitar study book in lyx now too. I'll let you know when my first book is ready :-p. grtz, Bart Op schreef Helge Hafting helge.haft...@hist.no:

Re: encoding problem

2011-08-06 Thread Liviu Andronic
2011/8/6 zhaoyunsong zhao_yuns...@163.com: I installed LyX2.0 on a Windows XP system with this file LyX-2.0.0-3-Installer-Bundle.exe To input Chinese, I want to change the encoding option, but the option is grayed and I can not change is, what's wrong? This may be so if you choose 'Use

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
Hi Bart - Thanks for your suggestion, but (no surprise here) this is yet another of Apple's regrettable design decision that users have no ability to easily change. The system preferences have no controls for this behavior. There is probably some obscure plist file somewhere that controls this

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
I should also mention that this behavior can't be overriden by adding Meta shortcuts to my .bind file, so even the solution originally proposed (adding each Meta- shortcut to the bind file) won't work. That is, if I assign a shortcut to M-m and then try to use Option-m from LyX, it still inserts

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 06.08.2011 um 01:17 schrieb charles reid: Hi all - I'm using the latest binary of LyX available for Mac, 2.0, and I've been struggling to fix an annoying behavior. In Mac, you can insert symbols (such as \mu) by pressing Option+M, or Option+(some letter). However, this conflicts with

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 06.08.2011 um 19:23 schrieb charles reid: I should also mention that this behavior can't be overriden by adding Meta shortcuts to my .bind file, so even the solution originally proposed (adding each Meta- shortcut to the bind file) won't work. That is, if I assign a shortcut to M-m and

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
Ah, ok, thanks, I missed that M to A change mentioned in mac.bind somehow. I was defining M-m in the bind file, and mistaking that to mean Option-m, but once I defined A-m it worked as expected by using Option-m, and it overrode the system's special character behavior. Thanks a million!

font set problem

2011-08-06 Thread zhaoyunsong
I want to write Chinese in my document. So I followed the instruction in Wiki, Note: the following steps are only necessary up to LyX 1.6.x. As of LyX 2.0, you will just need to clickDocument→Settings...→Fonts→Use non-TeX fonts (via XeTeX/LuaTeX). Then you can immediatelyView→PDF (XeTeX).

beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Ignacio Martinez
Hi, I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty file and if that is the only thing that i need to do. Thanks!, -Ignacio

Re: beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Paul Rubin
Ignacio Martinez ignacio at virginia.edu writes: I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty file and if that is the only

Re: beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 11:09 PM, Ignacio Martinez igna...@virginia.edu wrote: Hi, I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread bart deruyter
Hi, if I understand it right, you want to modify the mac keybindings. These you won't find in lyx of course, but in your mac keyboard preferences. Perhaps there is an option to allow a program override the mac shortcuts? I actually really can't say, 'cause I use linux here. Otherwise you really

Re: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
bart deruyter wrote: > So for an automatic TOC, numbered sections are a requirement. That's quite a > useless restriction. If I didn't wan't a TOC I wouldn't insert one. And I > guess I'll have to add latex code to get rid of the numbering now, right?

RE: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread Helge Hafting
>So for an automatic TOC, numbered sections are a requirement. That's quite a >useless restriction. If I didn't wan't a TOC I wouldn't insert one. And I >guess I'll have to add latex code to get rid of the numbering now, right? "section*" never go into the TOC, and it is never numbered either.

RE: How to use short dashes in program listings?

2011-08-06 Thread Helge Hafting
>I don't understand why the minus sign "-" isn't properly converted by latex. >Is there a way to correct this without escaping to latex, as you suggested? This does not happen with program listings when I try. The "--" construct becomes a long dash only in plain text, not in listings. There are

Re: RE: TOC trouble and margins are not followed

2011-08-06 Thread bart . deruyter
hey all, it indeed works :-D Yay!!! Thanks to all. I just tested the lilypond feature, works great too :-). Considering to finish my guitar study book in lyx now too. I'll let you know when my first book is ready :-p. grtz, Bart Op schreef Helge Hafting :

Re: encoding problem

2011-08-06 Thread Liviu Andronic
2011/8/6 zhaoyunsong : > I installed LyX2.0 on a Windows XP system with this file > "LyX-2.0.0-3-Installer-Bundle.exe" > To input Chinese, I want to change the encoding option, but the option is > grayed and I can not change is, what's wrong? > This may be so if you choose

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
Hi Bart - Thanks for your suggestion, but (no surprise here) this is yet another of Apple's regrettable design decision that users have no ability to easily change. The system preferences have no controls for this behavior. There is probably some obscure plist file somewhere that controls this

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
I should also mention that this behavior can't be overriden by adding Meta shortcuts to my .bind file, so even the solution originally proposed (adding each Meta- shortcut to the bind file) won't work. That is, if I assign a shortcut to "M-m" and then try to use Option-m from LyX, it still

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 06.08.2011 um 01:17 schrieb charles reid: > Hi all - > > I'm using the latest binary of LyX available for Mac, 2.0, and I've been > struggling to fix an annoying behavior. In Mac, you can insert symbols (such > as \mu) by pressing Option+M, or Option+(some letter). However, this >

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 06.08.2011 um 19:23 schrieb charles reid: > I should also mention that this behavior can't be overriden by adding Meta > shortcuts to my .bind file, so even the solution originally proposed (adding > each Meta- shortcut to the bind file) won't work. That is, if I assign a > shortcut to

Re: Meta key inserts symbols on Mac

2011-08-06 Thread charles reid
Ah, ok, thanks, I missed that "M" to "A" change mentioned in mac.bind somehow. I was defining "M-m" in the bind file, and mistaking that to mean "Option-m", but once I defined "A-m" it worked as expected by using "Option-m," and it overrode the system's special character behavior. Thanks a

font set problem

2011-08-06 Thread zhaoyunsong
I want to write Chinese in my document. So I followed the instruction in Wiki, Note: the following steps are only necessary up to LyX 1.6.x. As of LyX 2.0, you will just need to clickDocument→Settings...→Fonts→Use non-TeX fonts (via XeTeX/LuaTeX). Then you can immediatelyView→PDF (XeTeX).

beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Ignacio Martinez
Hi, I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). This is what I have in mind http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ but i don't know where to copy the .sty file and if that is the only thing that i need to do. Thanks!, -Ignacio

Re: beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Paul Rubin
Ignacio Martinez virginia.edu> writes: > I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). > This is what I have in mind > http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ > but i don't know where to copy the .sty file and if that is the only > thing

Re: beamer handouts?

2011-08-06 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 11:09 PM, Ignacio Martinez wrote: > Hi, > I'm trying to create beamer handouts with lyx (in ubuntu 11.04). > This is what I have in mind > http://www.guidodiepen.nl/2009/07/creating-latex-beamer-handouts-with-notes/ > but i don't know where to copy the