Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Please google what RTFM measn :-)-O el On 2013-09-07 15:12 , Ken Springer wrote: On 9/7/13 3:33 AM, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 07.09.2013 um 03:19 schrieb Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com: Having resolved my issue with the LyX installation on my Mac, I also have installed it under Windows 7. Also

Re: Problem with framed box

2013-09-09 Thread Anthony Campbell
On 08 Sep 2013, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Which margins are violated, left/right or top/bottom? You can set the width of a box in it's settings menu. Paul It was left/right. But thanks for the tip about setting the width - I hadn't managed to find that, but it's exactly what I was looking for.

Re: Reverse search with xdvi

2013-09-09 Thread Fabio S.
direct search: Tools-Preferences-Output-General xdvi -nofork -sourceposition $$n $$t $$o -editor lyxeditor.sh %f %l -nofork part is needed because of the pipe? I guess: the point is that without -nofork if you have xdvi already open, lyx starts a new

Lambda not shown

2013-09-09 Thread Philipp Gröne
Hello! Lowercase-lambdas are not shown in my Lyx-documents. Uppercase Deltas are shown. The Preset I use is thesis (chapter-1 or chapter-2, does not matter). I activated Non-Tex-Fonts in the Document-Options. If I don't do that, deltas aren't shown, either. I use LuaTex. A minimal

Re: \reversemarginpar places notes too far out - update

2013-09-09 Thread Anthony Campbell
On 02 Sep 2013, Anthony Campbell wrote: I'm writing a book (book class) in which I want to have marginal notes containing symbols, rather like the Dummies series. As it's a book I'm using the two-sided layout. This works OK using the marginal note command, but after I put a blank page at

europs.sty missing after Debian upgrade

2013-09-09 Thread Dominik Vogt
I've been using the g-brief template from lyx on Debian 6 for quite some while: LyX 1.6.7 (2010-07-10) Built on Jul 17 2010, 16:08:48 ... Special build flags: aiksaurus warnings use-enchant use-ispell LyX binary dir: /usr/bin LyX files dir:

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Ken Springer
I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. You missed the point of my post, but I don't have time to explain at the moment. Work calls. :-( On 9/9/13 12:47 AM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Please google what RTFM measn :-)-O el On 2013-09-07 15:12 , Ken Springer wrote: On 9/7/13

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Charlie
On Mon, 09 Sep 2013 06:54:39 -0600 Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com sent this: I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. snip With the risk that I also might have missed the point. I think it was suggested that if you RTFM. Your question will be answered and there would be

Queries

2013-09-09 Thread Doris
Dear Sir/Mdm,   I am a first time user of Lyx (or LaTex) and therefore completely new to it. I installed the software for Mac, read the Intro and as I started the tutorial, i was unfortunately already stuck at the first step. I am not able to create a PDF file as the 'eyeballs' icon are in grey

Re: Queries

2013-09-09 Thread stefano franchi
On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 8:54 AM, Doris sci80...@yahoo.com wrote: Dear Sir/Mdm, I am a first time user of Lyx (or LaTex) and therefore completely new to it. I installed the software for Mac, read the Intro and as I started the tutorial, i was unfortunately already stuck at the first step. I

Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread Alfredo Maldonado Guerra
Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the default spellchecker engine (Enchant), language = English (UK). When I add a word not recognised by the spellchecker to my personal dictionary LyX

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Anders Ekberg
On 2013-09-09 15:23, Charlie aries...@skymesh.com.au wrote: On Mon, 09 Sep 2013 06:54:39 -0600 Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com sent this: I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. snip With the risk that I also might have missed the point. I think it was suggested that if you

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread David L. Johnson
On 09/09/2013 10:29 AM, Alfredo Maldonado Guerra wrote: Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the default spellchecker engine (Enchant), language = English (UK). When I add a word not

Re: \reversemarginpar places notes too far out - update

2013-09-09 Thread Les Denham
On Mon, 9 Sep 2013 10:46:05 +0100 Anthony Campbell a...@acampbell.org.uk wrote: As far as I can see this makes marginal notes unusuable for the book class. Unless I'm wrong, perhaps it should be documented in the help files? Anthony, If you're using the book class, by default you are assumed

Re: Thank you for View-Update

2013-09-09 Thread Bob Alvarez
Thank you very much for View-Update (Ctrl+Shift+R). It's been in LyX for many, many versions, but now it works, and it's a great help in keeping the PDF I'm proofreading in sync with the file I'm modifying. On my Windows 7 system the pdf viewer does not allow updates to the file. Lyx gives

Re: Turning-off a command from a layout file?

2013-09-09 Thread Richard Heck
On 09/08/2013 10:03 PM, Christian Bustamante wrote: When I do this: DefaultModule theorems-ams NoStyle Problem Style Problem LatexTypecommand LatexNameproblem LabelStringProblem: LatexTypeEnvironment OptionalArgs 1 End The Theorems AMS module overwrite my Problem style in the dropdown styles

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread Alfredo Maldonado Guerra
Hi David, Thanks for your help. Indeed the problem was due to a permission issue in the $HOME/.config/enchant directory. The directory and its contents were owned by root. I changed ownership to myself and I'm able to save words to the personal dictionary (which is a file inside this

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread stefano franchi
On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 9:43 AM, David L. Johnson david.john...@lehigh.eduwrote: On 09/09/2013 10:29 AM, Alfredo Maldonado Guerra wrote: Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the

Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Nathaniel Hilger
Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do not seem to work on Mac. -How do I toggle between open files in different tabs using shortcuts in Mac Lyx? Right now I am clicking with my

Re: Thank you for View-Update

2013-09-09 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I suspect your PDF viewer is Acrobat Reader, which has the unfortunate (ill-conceived, misbegotten) habit of putting a write lock on a file while displaying it. Option 1 is to switch to a different PDF viewer. (There are several good few ones for Windows.) Option 2 is to change your viewer to a

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger natei...@gmail.com: Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do not seem to work on Mac. All the documents shipped with LyX are

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 09.09.2013 um 21:47 schrieb Stephan Witt st.w...@gmx.net: Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger natei...@gmail.com: Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do

Re: Reverse search with xdvi

2013-09-09 Thread Pavel Sanda
Fabio S. wrote: direct search: Tools-Preferences-Output-General xdvi -nofork -sourceposition $$n $$t $$o -editor lyxeditor.sh %f %l -nofork part is needed because of the pipe? I guess: the point is that without -nofork if you have xdvi already open, lyx starts a

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Nathaniel Hilger
Great, thank you! Nate On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 3:47 PM, Stephan Witt st.w...@gmx.net wrote: Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger natei...@gmail.com: Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts

Widows and Orphans

2013-09-09 Thread Gordon Cooper
Is there a simple answer to the typesetting widow orphan problem in Lyx/latex? I see that there are various suggestions offered in the manuals but they all seem to result in the need for a bit of text adjustment (fiddling) as the final step before printing. Gordon Tauranga.

Re: Turning-off a command from a layout file?

2013-09-09 Thread Christian Bustamante
I tried with Input theorems-ams.module ProvidesModule theorems-ams and in fact the only problem style that appears in the drop-down menu is my style. However, when I try to compile the document, I'm still getting LaTeX Error: Command \problem already defined. In the description part says

Re: RCS user name

2013-09-09 Thread Sam Lewis
Denniston, Todd A CIV NAVSURFWARCENDIV Crane todd.denniston at navy.mil writes: check the file in, but do not check back out a LOCKED copy of the file, and then you should be able to checkout a LOCKED copy on the other computer. Version Control is GOOD :) Very useful! Thanks! Sam

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Ken Springer
Eberhard, Charlie, and Anders, I think my reply works better if I answer all of you with just the one reply, otherwise there would be a lot of duplication of effort on my part. On 9/9/13 8:34 AM, Anders Ekberg wrote: On 2013-09-09 15:23, Charlie aries...@skymesh.com.au wrote: On Mon, 09

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Please google what RTFM measn :-)-O el On 2013-09-07 15:12 , Ken Springer wrote: On 9/7/13 3:33 AM, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 07.09.2013 um 03:19 schrieb Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com: Having resolved my issue with the LyX installation on my Mac, I also have installed it under Windows 7. Also

Re: Problem with framed box

2013-09-09 Thread Anthony Campbell
On 08 Sep 2013, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Which margins are violated, left/right or top/bottom? You can set the width of a box in it's settings menu. Paul It was left/right. But thanks for the tip about setting the width - I hadn't managed to find that, but it's exactly what I was looking for.

Re: Reverse search with xdvi

2013-09-09 Thread Fabio S.
direct search: Tools-Preferences-Output-General xdvi -nofork -sourceposition $$n $$t $$o -editor lyxeditor.sh %f %l -nofork part is needed because of the pipe? I guess: the point is that without -nofork if you have xdvi already open, lyx starts a new

Lambda not shown

2013-09-09 Thread Philipp Gröne
Hello! Lowercase-lambdas are not shown in my Lyx-documents. Uppercase Deltas are shown. The Preset I use is thesis (chapter-1 or chapter-2, does not matter). I activated Non-Tex-Fonts in the Document-Options. If I don't do that, deltas aren't shown, either. I use LuaTex. A minimal

Re: \reversemarginpar places notes too far out - update

2013-09-09 Thread Anthony Campbell
On 02 Sep 2013, Anthony Campbell wrote: I'm writing a book (book class) in which I want to have marginal notes containing symbols, rather like the Dummies series. As it's a book I'm using the two-sided layout. This works OK using the marginal note command, but after I put a blank page at

europs.sty missing after Debian upgrade

2013-09-09 Thread Dominik Vogt
I've been using the g-brief template from lyx on Debian 6 for quite some while: LyX 1.6.7 (2010-07-10) Built on Jul 17 2010, 16:08:48 ... Special build flags: aiksaurus warnings use-enchant use-ispell LyX binary dir: /usr/bin LyX files dir:

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Ken Springer
I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. You missed the point of my post, but I don't have time to explain at the moment. Work calls. :-( On 9/9/13 12:47 AM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Please google what RTFM measn :-)-O el On 2013-09-07 15:12 , Ken Springer wrote: On 9/7/13

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Charlie
On Mon, 09 Sep 2013 06:54:39 -0600 Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com sent this: I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. snip With the risk that I also might have missed the point. I think it was suggested that if you RTFM. Your question will be answered and there would be

Queries

2013-09-09 Thread Doris
Dear Sir/Mdm,   I am a first time user of Lyx (or LaTex) and therefore completely new to it. I installed the software for Mac, read the Intro and as I started the tutorial, i was unfortunately already stuck at the first step. I am not able to create a PDF file as the 'eyeballs' icon are in grey

Re: Queries

2013-09-09 Thread stefano franchi
On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 8:54 AM, Doris sci80...@yahoo.com wrote: Dear Sir/Mdm, I am a first time user of Lyx (or LaTex) and therefore completely new to it. I installed the software for Mac, read the Intro and as I started the tutorial, i was unfortunately already stuck at the first step. I

Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread Alfredo Maldonado Guerra
Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the default spellchecker engine (Enchant), language = English (UK). When I add a word not recognised by the spellchecker to my personal dictionary LyX

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Anders Ekberg
On 2013-09-09 15:23, Charlie aries...@skymesh.com.au wrote: On Mon, 09 Sep 2013 06:54:39 -0600 Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com sent this: I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. snip With the risk that I also might have missed the point. I think it was suggested that if you

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread David L. Johnson
On 09/09/2013 10:29 AM, Alfredo Maldonado Guerra wrote: Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the default spellchecker engine (Enchant), language = English (UK). When I add a word not

Re: \reversemarginpar places notes too far out - update

2013-09-09 Thread Les Denham
On Mon, 9 Sep 2013 10:46:05 +0100 Anthony Campbell a...@acampbell.org.uk wrote: As far as I can see this makes marginal notes unusuable for the book class. Unless I'm wrong, perhaps it should be documented in the help files? Anthony, If you're using the book class, by default you are assumed

Re: Thank you for View-Update

2013-09-09 Thread Bob Alvarez
Thank you very much for View-Update (Ctrl+Shift+R). It's been in LyX for many, many versions, but now it works, and it's a great help in keeping the PDF I'm proofreading in sync with the file I'm modifying. On my Windows 7 system the pdf viewer does not allow updates to the file. Lyx gives

Re: Turning-off a command from a layout file?

2013-09-09 Thread Richard Heck
On 09/08/2013 10:03 PM, Christian Bustamante wrote: When I do this: DefaultModule theorems-ams NoStyle Problem Style Problem LatexTypecommand LatexNameproblem LabelStringProblem: LatexTypeEnvironment OptionalArgs 1 End The Theorems AMS module overwrite my Problem style in the dropdown styles

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread Alfredo Maldonado Guerra
Hi David, Thanks for your help. Indeed the problem was due to a permission issue in the $HOME/.config/enchant directory. The directory and its contents were owned by root. I changed ownership to myself and I'm able to save words to the personal dictionary (which is a file inside this

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread stefano franchi
On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 9:43 AM, David L. Johnson david.john...@lehigh.eduwrote: On 09/09/2013 10:29 AM, Alfredo Maldonado Guerra wrote: Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the

Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Nathaniel Hilger
Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do not seem to work on Mac. -How do I toggle between open files in different tabs using shortcuts in Mac Lyx? Right now I am clicking with my

Re: Thank you for View-Update

2013-09-09 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I suspect your PDF viewer is Acrobat Reader, which has the unfortunate (ill-conceived, misbegotten) habit of putting a write lock on a file while displaying it. Option 1 is to switch to a different PDF viewer. (There are several good few ones for Windows.) Option 2 is to change your viewer to a

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger natei...@gmail.com: Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do not seem to work on Mac. All the documents shipped with LyX are

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 09.09.2013 um 21:47 schrieb Stephan Witt st.w...@gmx.net: Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger natei...@gmail.com: Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do

Re: Reverse search with xdvi

2013-09-09 Thread Pavel Sanda
Fabio S. wrote: direct search: Tools-Preferences-Output-General xdvi -nofork -sourceposition $$n $$t $$o -editor lyxeditor.sh %f %l -nofork part is needed because of the pipe? I guess: the point is that without -nofork if you have xdvi already open, lyx starts a

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Nathaniel Hilger
Great, thank you! Nate On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 3:47 PM, Stephan Witt st.w...@gmx.net wrote: Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger natei...@gmail.com: Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a User's Guide for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts

Widows and Orphans

2013-09-09 Thread Gordon Cooper
Is there a simple answer to the typesetting widow orphan problem in Lyx/latex? I see that there are various suggestions offered in the manuals but they all seem to result in the need for a bit of text adjustment (fiddling) as the final step before printing. Gordon Tauranga.

Re: Turning-off a command from a layout file?

2013-09-09 Thread Christian Bustamante
I tried with Input theorems-ams.module ProvidesModule theorems-ams and in fact the only problem style that appears in the drop-down menu is my style. However, when I try to compile the document, I'm still getting LaTeX Error: Command \problem already defined. In the description part says

Re: RCS user name

2013-09-09 Thread Sam Lewis
Denniston, Todd A CIV NAVSURFWARCENDIV Crane todd.denniston at navy.mil writes: check the file in, but do not check back out a LOCKED copy of the file, and then you should be able to checkout a LOCKED copy on the other computer. Version Control is GOOD :) Very useful! Thanks! Sam

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Ken Springer
Eberhard, Charlie, and Anders, I think my reply works better if I answer all of you with just the one reply, otherwise there would be a lot of duplication of effort on my part. On 9/9/13 8:34 AM, Anders Ekberg wrote: On 2013-09-09 15:23, Charlie aries...@skymesh.com.au wrote: On Mon, 09

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Please google what RTFM measn :-)-O el On 2013-09-07 15:12 , Ken Springer wrote: > On 9/7/13 3:33 AM, Stephan Witt wrote: >> Am 07.09.2013 um 03:19 schrieb Ken Springer : >> >>> Having resolved my issue with the LyX installation on my Mac, I also >>> have installed it under

Re: Problem with framed box

2013-09-09 Thread Anthony Campbell
On 08 Sep 2013, Paul A. Rubin wrote: > Which margins are violated, left/right or top/bottom? You can set the width > of a box in it's settings menu. > > Paul It was left/right. But thanks for the tip about setting the width - I hadn't managed to find that, but it's exactly what I was looking

Re: Reverse search with xdvi

2013-09-09 Thread Fabio S.
direct search: Tools->Preferences->Output->General xdvi -nofork -sourceposition "$$n $$t" $$o -editor "lyxeditor.sh %f %l" "-nofork" part is needed because of the pipe? I guess: the point is that without -nofork if you have xdvi already open, lyx

Lambda not shown

2013-09-09 Thread Philipp Gröne
Hello! Lowercase-lambdas are not shown in my Lyx-documents. Uppercase Deltas are shown. The Preset I use is thesis (chapter-1 or chapter-2, does not matter). I activated "Non-Tex-Fonts" in the Document-Options. If I don't do that, deltas aren't shown, either. I use LuaTex. A minimal

Re: \reversemarginpar places notes too far out - update

2013-09-09 Thread Anthony Campbell
On 02 Sep 2013, Anthony Campbell wrote: > I'm writing a book (book class) in which I want to have marginal notes > containing symbols, rather like the Dummies series. As it's a book I'm > using the two-sided layout. > > This works OK using the marginal note command, but after I put a blank > page

europs.sty missing after Debian upgrade

2013-09-09 Thread Dominik Vogt
I've been using the g-brief template from lyx on Debian 6 for quite some while: LyX 1.6.7 (2010-07-10) Built on Jul 17 2010, 16:08:48 ... Special build flags: aiksaurus warnings use-enchant use-ispell LyX binary dir: /usr/bin LyX files dir:

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Ken Springer
I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. You missed the point of my post, but I don't have time to explain at the moment. Work calls. :-( On 9/9/13 12:47 AM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Please google what RTFM measn :-)-O el On 2013-09-07 15:12 , Ken Springer wrote: On 9/7/13

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Charlie
On Mon, 09 Sep 2013 06:54:39 -0600 "Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com" sent this: >I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. With the risk that I also might have missed the point. I think it was suggested that if you RTFM. Your question will be answered and there would be no

Queries

2013-09-09 Thread Doris
Dear Sir/Mdm,   I am a first time user of Lyx (or LaTex) and therefore completely new to it. I installed the software for Mac, read the Intro and as I started the tutorial, i was unfortunately already stuck at the first step. I am not able to create a PDF file as the 'eyeballs' icon are in grey

Re: Queries

2013-09-09 Thread stefano franchi
On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 8:54 AM, Doris wrote: > Dear Sir/Mdm, > > I am a first time user of Lyx (or LaTex) and therefore completely new to > it. I installed the software for Mac, read the Intro and as I started the > tutorial, i was unfortunately already stuck at the first

Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread Alfredo Maldonado Guerra
Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the default spellchecker engine (Enchant), language = English (UK). When I add a word not recognised by the spellchecker to my personal dictionary LyX

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Anders Ekberg
On 2013-09-09 15:23, "Charlie" wrote: > On Mon, 09 Sep 2013 06:54:39 -0600 "Ken Springer snowsh...@q.com" sent > this: > > >I've know RTFM for years, and have often used it. > > > > With the risk that I also might have missed the point. I think it was > suggested

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread David L. Johnson
On 09/09/2013 10:29 AM, Alfredo Maldonado Guerra wrote: Hello, I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). I'm using the default spellchecker engine (Enchant), language = English (UK). When I add a word not

Re: \reversemarginpar places notes too far out - update

2013-09-09 Thread Les Denham
On Mon, 9 Sep 2013 10:46:05 +0100 Anthony Campbell wrote: > As far as I can see this makes marginal notes unusuable for the book > class. Unless I'm wrong, perhaps it should be documented in the help > files? Anthony, If you're using the book class, by default you are

Re: Thank you for View->Update

2013-09-09 Thread Bob Alvarez
Thank you very much for View->Update (Ctrl+Shift+R). It's been in LyX for many, many versions, but now it works, and it's a great help in keeping the PDF I'm proofreading in sync with the file I'm modifying. On my Windows 7 system the pdf viewer does not allow updates to the file. Lyx

Re: Turning-off a command from a layout file?

2013-09-09 Thread Richard Heck
On 09/08/2013 10:03 PM, Christian Bustamante wrote: When I do this: DefaultModule theorems-ams NoStyle Problem Style Problem LatexTypecommand LatexNameproblem LabelString"Problem:" LatexTypeEnvironment OptionalArgs 1 End The Theorems AMS module overwrite my Problem style in the dropdown

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread Alfredo Maldonado Guerra
Hi David, Thanks for your help. Indeed the problem was due to a permission issue in the $HOME/.config/enchant directory. The directory and its contents were owned by root. I changed ownership to myself and I'm able to save words to the personal dictionary (which is a file inside this

Re: Lyx not saving words to personal dictionary

2013-09-09 Thread stefano franchi
On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 9:43 AM, David L. Johnson wrote: > On 09/09/2013 10:29 AM, Alfredo Maldonado Guerra wrote: > > Hello, > > I'm using LyX 2.0.3 under Ubuntu 13.04. (The 2.0.3 version is the latest > available in the Ubuntu repositories at the moment). > > I'm using

Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Nathaniel Hilger
Hello, I'd like to ask a few simple questions. -Where do I find a "User's Guide" for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts in the standard User's Guide do not seem to work on Mac. -How do I toggle between open files in different tabs using shortcuts in Mac Lyx? Right now I am clicking with my

Re: Thank you for View->Update

2013-09-09 Thread Paul A . Rubin
I suspect your PDF viewer is Acrobat Reader, which has the unfortunate (ill-conceived, misbegotten) habit of putting a write lock on a file while displaying it. Option 1 is to switch to a different PDF viewer. (There are several good few ones for Windows.) Option 2 is to change your "viewer" to a

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger : > Hello, > > I'd like to ask a few simple questions. > > -Where do I find a "User's Guide" for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard shortcuts > in the standard User's Guide do not seem to work on Mac. All the documents shipped

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 09.09.2013 um 21:47 schrieb Stephan Witt : > Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger : > >> Hello, >> >> I'd like to ask a few simple questions. >> >> -Where do I find a "User's Guide" for mac Lyx? Many of the keyboard >> shortcuts in the

Re: Reverse search with xdvi

2013-09-09 Thread Pavel Sanda
Fabio S. wrote: > direct search: > Tools->Preferences->Output->General >xdvi -nofork -sourceposition "$$n $$t" $$o -editor > "lyxeditor.sh %f > %l" "-nofork" part is needed because of the pipe? >>> >>> I guess: the point is that without

Re: Questions

2013-09-09 Thread Nathaniel Hilger
Great, thank you! Nate On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 3:47 PM, Stephan Witt wrote: > Am 09.09.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Nathaniel Hilger : > > > Hello, > > > > I'd like to ask a few simple questions. > > > > -Where do I find a "User's Guide" for mac Lyx? Many of the

Widows and Orphans

2013-09-09 Thread Gordon Cooper
Is there a simple answer to the typesetting widow & orphan problem in Lyx/latex? I see that there are various suggestions offered in the manuals but they all seem to result in the need for a bit of text adjustment (fiddling) as the final step before printing. Gordon Tauranga.

Re: Turning-off a command from a layout file?

2013-09-09 Thread Christian Bustamante
I tried with Input theorems-ams.module ProvidesModule theorems-ams and in fact the only problem style that appears in the drop-down menu is my style. However, when I try to compile the document, I'm still getting "LaTeX Error: Command \problem already defined". In the description part

Re: RCS user name

2013-09-09 Thread Sam Lewis
Denniston, Todd A CIV NAVSURFWARCENDIV Crane navy.mil> writes: > check the file in, but do not check back out a LOCKED copy of the file, > and then you should be able to > checkout a LOCKED copy on the other computer. > > Version Control is GOOD :) Very useful! Thanks! Sam

Re: LyX installation packages, possibly OT

2013-09-09 Thread Ken Springer
Eberhard, Charlie, and Anders, I think my reply works better if I answer all of you with just the one reply, otherwise there would be a lot of duplication of effort on my part. On 9/9/13 8:34 AM, Anders Ekberg wrote: On 2013-09-09 15:23, "Charlie" wrote: On Mon,