Re: lyx 2.0.0 URL error unable to open external file on Ubuntu 11.10 . File path is correct!!

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I downloaded your files, created a home directory for badger with a Documents subdirectory, and parked your .xls file there. Then I opened your PDF file in Acrobat Reader (without touching your LyX file) and clicked the link. I already had Firefox open. AR gave me the usual security warning,

Re: Can't export EmbeddedObjects.lyx in 2.0.3

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I believe that the command mentioned in the error message comes from the ragged2e.sty package. Do you have that installed? Paul

helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Paul Johnson
Greetings, LyX Land: I've encouraged people to learn to use LyX, so when they run into trouble, I feel responsible to try and help. I use Linux to prepare documents, so I have not experienced this problem before. Many people still use Windows and MS word and such, and so they do things that I

Re: ERT text size

2012-04-07 Thread Marcelo Acuña
In your local layout, something like: Format 31 InsetLayout ERT    Font        Size Small    EndFont End Not tested. rh  I don´t understand why this not work for me. Marcelo

Re: helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
There are several separate issues here, with distinct fixes. None of the issues I can identify (there may be others) require that the user mess with the document encoding in LyX, at least if it's something typical, such as UTF8. Issue #1: Ligatures. PDF documents typically replace certain

Re: helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Richard Heck
On 04/07/2012 04:02 PM, Paul Johnson wrote: Greetings, LyX Land: I've encouraged people to learn to use LyX, so when they run into trouble, I feel responsible to try and help. I use Linux to prepare documents, so I have not experienced this problem before. Many people still use Windows and MS

Re: ERT text size

2012-04-07 Thread Charlie
On Sat, 7 Apr 2012 15:04:30 -0700 (PDT) Marcelo Acuña mv...@yahoo.com.ar suggested this: In your local layout, something like: Format 31 InsetLayout ERT    Font        Size Small    EndFont End Not tested. rh  I don´t understand why this not work for me. Marcelo Are you putting it in:

Re: lyx 2.0.0 URL error unable to open external file on Ubuntu 11.10 . File path is correct!!

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I downloaded your files, created a home directory for badger with a Documents subdirectory, and parked your .xls file there. Then I opened your PDF file in Acrobat Reader (without touching your LyX file) and clicked the link. I already had Firefox open. AR gave me the usual security warning,

Re: Can't export EmbeddedObjects.lyx in 2.0.3

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I believe that the command mentioned in the error message comes from the ragged2e.sty package. Do you have that installed? Paul

helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Paul Johnson
Greetings, LyX Land: I've encouraged people to learn to use LyX, so when they run into trouble, I feel responsible to try and help. I use Linux to prepare documents, so I have not experienced this problem before. Many people still use Windows and MS word and such, and so they do things that I

Re: ERT text size

2012-04-07 Thread Marcelo Acuña
In your local layout, something like: Format 31 InsetLayout ERT    Font        Size Small    EndFont End Not tested. rh  I don´t understand why this not work for me. Marcelo

Re: helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
There are several separate issues here, with distinct fixes. None of the issues I can identify (there may be others) require that the user mess with the document encoding in LyX, at least if it's something typical, such as UTF8. Issue #1: Ligatures. PDF documents typically replace certain

Re: helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Richard Heck
On 04/07/2012 04:02 PM, Paul Johnson wrote: Greetings, LyX Land: I've encouraged people to learn to use LyX, so when they run into trouble, I feel responsible to try and help. I use Linux to prepare documents, so I have not experienced this problem before. Many people still use Windows and MS

Re: ERT text size

2012-04-07 Thread Charlie
On Sat, 7 Apr 2012 15:04:30 -0700 (PDT) Marcelo Acuña mv...@yahoo.com.ar suggested this: In your local layout, something like: Format 31 InsetLayout ERT    Font        Size Small    EndFont End Not tested. rh  I don´t understand why this not work for me. Marcelo Are you putting it in:

Re: lyx 2.0.0 URL error "unable to open external file" on Ubuntu 11.10 . File path is correct!!

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I downloaded your files, created a home directory for "badger" with a Documents subdirectory, and parked your .xls file there. Then I opened your PDF file in Acrobat Reader (without touching your LyX file) and clicked the link. I already had Firefox open. AR gave me the usual security warning,

Re: Can't export EmbeddedObjects.lyx in 2.0.3

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I believe that the command mentioned in the error message comes from the ragged2e.sty package. Do you have that installed? Paul

helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Paul Johnson
Greetings, LyX Land: I've encouraged people to learn to use LyX, so when they run into trouble, I feel responsible to try and help. I use Linux to prepare documents, so I have not experienced this problem before. Many people still use Windows and MS word and such, and so they do things that I

Re: ERT text size

2012-04-07 Thread Marcelo Acuña
>In your local layout, something like: > >Format 31 > >InsetLayout ERT >    Font >        Size Small >    EndFont >End > >Not tested. > >rh  I don´t understand why this not work for me. Marcelo

Re: helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Paul A . Rubin
There are several separate issues here, with distinct fixes. None of the issues I can identify (there may be others) require that the user mess with the document encoding in LyX, at least if it's something "typical", such as UTF8. Issue #1: Ligatures. PDF documents typically replace certain

Re: helping Windows-user: document with lots of invalid characters

2012-04-07 Thread Richard Heck
On 04/07/2012 04:02 PM, Paul Johnson wrote: Greetings, LyX Land: I've encouraged people to learn to use LyX, so when they run into trouble, I feel responsible to try and help. I use Linux to prepare documents, so I have not experienced this problem before. Many people still use Windows and MS

Re: ERT text size

2012-04-07 Thread Charlie
On Sat, 7 Apr 2012 15:04:30 -0700 (PDT) "Marcelo Acuña mv...@yahoo.com.ar" suggested this: >>In your local layout, something like: > >> >>Format 31 >> >>InsetLayout ERT >>    Font >>        Size Small >>    EndFont >>End >> >>Not tested. >> >>rh > > I don´t understand why this not work for me.