Re: New Error Messages After Upgrade to LyX/Mac 1.5.4

2008-06-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 11:59 PM, Bruce Pourciau <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >> Not really, these messages can be caused by pretty much anything. >> >> Try cutting text until it finally compiles. Then uncut text until you >> find where the bit that is causing trouble. (It is quite often that >>

Re: Lyx crashes in Hardy Heron

2008-06-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 3:04 AM, elswood <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I have installed lyX 1.53 from the Ubuntu 8.4 repositories. But it > frequently crashes when accessing lyx document files on my computer. Is > this a bug that is fixed with lyX 1.55? And how do I install it? (It > isn't in

Re: How to update LyX 1.5.3 to 1.5.5 or higher

2008-06-18 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 10:18 AM, Waluyo Adi Siswanto [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have installed the packages you mentioned, except libaiksaurus-dev as I could not find it (from synaptic) It is probably easier just to do apt-get build-dep lyx on the terminal command line. This will get all

Re: How to update LyX 1.5.3 to 1.5.5 or higher

2008-06-18 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 10:18 AM, Waluyo Adi Siswanto [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have installed the packages you mentioned, except libaiksaurus-dev as I could not find it (from synaptic) It is probably easier just to do apt-get build-dep lyx on the terminal command line. This will get all

Re: How to update LyX 1.5.3 to 1.5.5 or higher

2008-06-18 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 10:18 AM, Waluyo Adi Siswanto <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I have installed the packages you mentioned, except > libaiksaurus-dev > as I could not find it (from synaptic) It is probably easier just to do apt-get build-dep lyx on the terminal command line. This will get

Re: Building a Lyx live CD for Windows

2008-06-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 6:18 AM, Renaud Lacour [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I would like to be able to run Lyx on Windows without installing neither it (especially without writing anything to the register) nor all the stuff that is required while unsually not provided on common Windows

Re: Building a Lyx live CD for Windows

2008-06-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 6:18 AM, Renaud Lacour [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I would like to be able to run Lyx on Windows without installing neither it (especially without writing anything to the register) nor all the stuff that is required while unsually not provided on common Windows

Re: Building a Lyx "live CD" for Windows

2008-06-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 6:18 AM, Renaud Lacour <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hello, > I would like to be able to run Lyx on Windows without installing neither > it (especially without writing anything to the register) nor all the > stuff that is required while unsually not provided on common

Re: '#' in index entries - possible?

2008-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
you can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode I can reproduce this in LyX by adding Insert - Index Entry BTS#3. This may be a bug in LyX. Is there any advantage to not parsing the input to index? ... At

Re: '#' in index entries - possible?

2008-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 5:44 PM, Alexis Huxley [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The stuff in the wiki tips regarding doing your own indexes has a problem though, and this would still be useful for me. It appears that it is only the stuff in the multiple indexes section on the wiki that is incorrect.

Re: '#' in index entries - possible?

2008-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
you can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode I can reproduce this in LyX by adding Insert - Index Entry BTS#3. This may be a bug in LyX. Is there any advantage to not parsing the input to index? ... At

Re: '#' in index entries - possible?

2008-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 5:44 PM, Alexis Huxley [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The stuff in the wiki tips regarding doing your own indexes has a problem though, and this would still be useful for me. It appears that it is only the stuff in the multiple indexes section on the wiki that is incorrect.

Re: '#' in index entries - possible?

2008-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
> you can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode I can reproduce this in LyX by adding Insert -> Index Entry "BTS#3". This may be a bug in LyX. Is there any advantage to not parsing the input to index? ... > > At >

Re: '#' in index entries - possible?

2008-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 5:44 PM, Alexis Huxley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > The stuff in the wiki tips regarding doing your own indexes has a problem > though, and this would still be useful for me. It appears that it is only the stuff in the multiple indexes section on the wiki that is

Re: Need Urgent Help

2008-03-28 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 5:46 PM, Ankur Verma [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The problem which I am facing is solved when I remove the equations from .lyx file. Now, I can successfully export the pdf from the .lyx file, without the equations. But I cannot export a pdf or dvi, when I copy the

Re: Need Urgent Help

2008-03-28 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 5:46 PM, Ankur Verma [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The problem which I am facing is solved when I remove the equations from .lyx file. Now, I can successfully export the pdf from the .lyx file, without the equations. But I cannot export a pdf or dvi, when I copy the

Re: Need Urgent Help

2008-03-28 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 5:46 PM, Ankur Verma <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > The problem which I am facing is solved when I remove the equations from > .lyx file. Now, I can successfully export the pdf from the .lyx file, > without the equations. But I cannot export a pdf or dvi, when I copy

Re: Why oh why did you drop xforms?

2008-02-18 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Feb 19, 2008 4:07 PM, Abdelrazak Younes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: JOHN CULLETON wrote: on recommending Lyx to TEX newbies. If someone can cite a version of Lyx that runs without tears on the latest stable version of Slack (12) then I may give it a try again. 1.3.7? Being able to update

Re: Why oh why did you drop xforms?

2008-02-18 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Feb 19, 2008 4:07 PM, Abdelrazak Younes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: JOHN CULLETON wrote: on recommending Lyx to TEX newbies. If someone can cite a version of Lyx that runs without tears on the latest stable version of Slack (12) then I may give it a try again. 1.3.7? Being able to update

Re: Why oh why did you drop xforms?

2008-02-18 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Feb 19, 2008 4:07 PM, Abdelrazak Younes <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > JOHN CULLETON wrote: > > on recommending Lyx to TEX newbies. If someone can cite a version of > > Lyx that runs without tears on the latest stable version of Slack > > (12) then I may give it a try again. 1.3.7? Being able

Re: Issues with LyX

2007-11-07 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Nov 8, 2007 12:20 PM, Salim Namik [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 2. I create a lot of diagrams in MS Word and I to insert them in LyX, but when I do, the quality of the figure is rubbish!! what is the best format for diagrams made by MS Word? I'd say postscript or PDF. You print to file using

Re: Issues with LyX

2007-11-07 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Nov 8, 2007 12:20 PM, Salim Namik [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 2. I create a lot of diagrams in MS Word and I to insert them in LyX, but when I do, the quality of the figure is rubbish!! what is the best format for diagrams made by MS Word? I'd say postscript or PDF. You print to file using

Re: Issues with LyX

2007-11-07 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Nov 8, 2007 12:20 PM, Salim Namik <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > 2. I create a lot of diagrams in MS Word and I to insert them in LyX, but > when I > do, the quality of the figure is rubbish!! what is the best format for > diagrams > made by MS Word? I'd say postscript or PDF. You print to

Re: export-- pdf

2007-08-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello everybody, I was wondering where the the export to pdf (latex) has gone in the When I try it the old way File Export Custom I get a lot of possibilties but if I choose one I just get the Cancel Button. Any suggestions? What about

Re: export-- pdf

2007-08-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello everybody, I was wondering where the the export to pdf (latex) has gone in the snip Thanks for your fast response. That is exactly my problem

Re: export-- pdf

2007-08-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello everybody, I was wondering where the the export to pdf (latex) has gone in the When I try it the old way File Export Custom I get a lot of possibilties but if I choose one I just get the Cancel Button. Any suggestions? What about

Re: export-- pdf

2007-08-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello everybody, I was wondering where the the export to pdf (latex) has gone in the snip Thanks for your fast response. That is exactly my problem

Re: export--> pdf

2007-08-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hello everybody, > > I was wondering where the the export to pdf (latex) has gone in the > > When I try it the "old" way File > Export > Custom I get a lot of > possibilties but if I choose one I just get the Cancel Button. > Any suggestions?

Re: export--> pdf

2007-08-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > John McCabe-Dansted wrote: > > On 8/29/07, Hauser Helmut <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > >> Hello everybody, > >> > >> I was wondering where the the export to pdf (latex) has gone in the

Re: On the fly spellcheck?

2007-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/12/07, Fernando Roig [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Instead of on-the-fly spellchecking, did anybody think about implmenting grammar checking (not necessarily on-the-fly)? I think that this could be a much interesting feature. I thought about it: http://wiki.lyx.org/Tools/LyX-GrammarChecker

Re: On the fly spellcheck?

2007-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/12/07, Fernando Roig [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Instead of on-the-fly spellchecking, did anybody think about implmenting grammar checking (not necessarily on-the-fly)? I think that this could be a much interesting feature. I thought about it: http://wiki.lyx.org/Tools/LyX-GrammarChecker

Re: On the fly spellcheck?

2007-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/12/07, Fernando Roig <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Instead of on-the-fly spellchecking, did anybody think about > implmenting grammar checking (not necessarily on-the-fly)? I think > that this could be a much interesting feature. I thought about it:

Re: Exporting to PDF (dvipdfm or pdflatex) Comes Up Short!

2007-07-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 7/23/07, John E. Harbold [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When I export my thesis to a PDF file, I only get the first eleven pages. I need to get the whole file exported to PDF. I've used both dvipdfm and pdflatex and both come up short. I'm using LyX 1.5.0rc2. Does anybody have any

Re: Exporting to PDF (dvipdfm or pdflatex) Comes Up Short!

2007-07-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 7/23/07, John E. Harbold [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When I export my thesis to a PDF file, I only get the first eleven pages. I need to get the whole file exported to PDF. I've used both dvipdfm and pdflatex and both come up short. I'm using LyX 1.5.0rc2. Does anybody have any

Re: Exporting to PDF (dvipdfm or pdflatex) Comes Up Short!

2007-07-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 7/23/07, John E. Harbold <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: When I export my thesis to a PDF file, I only get the first eleven pages. I need to get the whole file exported to PDF. I've used both dvipdfm and pdflatex and both come up short. I'm using LyX 1.5.0rc2. Does anybody have any

Re: Freezing

2007-06-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 6/22/07, Paniez Paykari [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear Sir/Madam, I am having problems with LyX. I am using it on two different systems and they both have the same problem. 1) using on Windows XP ServicePack 2 the version is 1.4.4 and every time I do 'accept all changes' or view 'dvi'

Re: Freezing

2007-06-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 6/22/07, Paniez Paykari [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear Sir/Madam, I am having problems with LyX. I am using it on two different systems and they both have the same problem. 1) using on Windows XP ServicePack 2 the version is 1.4.4 and every time I do 'accept all changes' or view 'dvi'

Re: Freezing

2007-06-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 6/22/07, Paniez Paykari <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Dear Sir/Madam, I am having problems with LyX. I am using it on two different systems and they both have the same problem. 1) using on Windows XP ServicePack 2 the version is 1.4.4 and every time I do 'accept all changes' or view 'dvi'

Re: Beamer questions

2007-05-08 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 5/8/07, Myriam Abramson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (1) Can we have a logo on the top instead of at the bottom as seems to be the default with \logo? A theme which does this is the uoregon theme: http://www.cs.uoregon.edu/~peter/uotheme/ -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University

Re: Beamer questions

2007-05-08 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 5/8/07, Myriam Abramson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (1) Can we have a logo on the top instead of at the bottom as seems to be the default with \logo? A theme which does this is the uoregon theme: http://www.cs.uoregon.edu/~peter/uotheme/ -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University

Re: Beamer questions

2007-05-08 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 5/8/07, Myriam Abramson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: (1) Can we have a logo on the top instead of at the bottom as seems to be the default with \logo? A theme which does this is the uoregon theme: http://www.cs.uoregon.edu/~peter/uotheme/ -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student

Re: Newbie question: export to tex

2007-03-28 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 28 Mar 2007 16:33:04 +0100, N.W. England [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am trying to export a lyx file to latex, and it seems impossible. Weird. I have tried file-export-latex which results in the status bar displaying (buffer-output latex) but no file being created and the contents not in

Re: Newbie question: export to tex

2007-03-28 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 28 Mar 2007 16:33:04 +0100, N.W. England [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am trying to export a lyx file to latex, and it seems impossible. Weird. I have tried file-export-latex which results in the status bar displaying (buffer-output latex) but no file being created and the contents not in

Re: Newbie question: export to tex

2007-03-28 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 28 Mar 2007 16:33:04 +0100, N.W. England <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: I am trying to export a lyx file to latex, and it seems impossible. Weird. I have tried file->export->latex which results in the status bar displaying "(buffer-output latex)" but no file being created and the contents not

Re: Lyx 1.5.0 (beta 1) Failed to start LyX.

2007-03-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/24/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I have a running 1.4.4. Lyx version on my WinXP Machine with an up-to-date MikTex. Today I tried the beta 1 of the 1.5.0 version and upon completed installation (seemingly without problems) I try to run LyX 1.5 and get a little

Re: Lyx 1.5.0 (beta 1) Failed to start LyX.

2007-03-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/24/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I have a running 1.4.4. Lyx version on my WinXP Machine with an up-to-date MikTex. Today I tried the beta 1 of the 1.5.0 version and upon completed installation (seemingly without problems) I try to run LyX 1.5 and get a little

Re: Lyx 1.5.0 (beta 1) "Failed to start LyX."

2007-03-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/24/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Hello, I have a running 1.4.4. Lyx version on my WinXP Machine with an up-to-date MikTex. Today I tried the beta 1 of the 1.5.0 version and upon completed installation (seemingly without problems) I try to run LyX 1.5 and get a little

Re: Ubuntu compile error

2007-03-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/22/07, Bob Lounsbury [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: configure:7277: gcc -o conftest -g -O2 -Wextra -Wallconftest.cc 5 /tmp/ccgRmGPA.o:(.eh_frame+0x11): undefined reference to `__gxx_personality_v0' According to this page: http://www.network-theory.co.uk/docs/gccintro/gccintro_54.html

Re: Ubuntu compile error

2007-03-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/22/07, Bob Lounsbury [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: configure:7277: gcc -o conftest -g -O2 -Wextra -Wallconftest.cc 5 /tmp/ccgRmGPA.o:(.eh_frame+0x11): undefined reference to `__gxx_personality_v0' According to this page: http://www.network-theory.co.uk/docs/gccintro/gccintro_54.html

Re: Ubuntu compile error

2007-03-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/22/07, Bob Lounsbury <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: configure:7277: gcc -o conftest -g -O2 -Wextra -Wallconftest.cc >&5 /tmp/ccgRmGPA.o:(.eh_frame+0x11): undefined reference to `__gxx_personality_v0' According to this page: http://www.network-theory.co.uk/docs/gccintro/gccintro_54.html

Re: Format Freeze during betas?

2007-03-20 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/20/07, José Matos [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The motto for this part of the code is if LyX wrote it LyX should read it. If that does not happen it is a bug and should be fixed. This applies to any development stage, not just for stable releases. OK. Presumably I'll have to make sure that

Re: Format Freeze during betas?

2007-03-20 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/20/07, José Matos [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The motto for this part of the code is if LyX wrote it LyX should read it. If that does not happen it is a bug and should be fixed. This applies to any development stage, not just for stable releases. OK. Presumably I'll have to make sure that

Re: Format Freeze during betas?

2007-03-20 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 3/20/07, José Matos <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: The motto for this part of the code is "if LyX wrote it LyX should read it". If that does not happen it is a bug and should be fixed. This applies to any development stage, not just for stable releases. OK. Presumably I'll have to make sure

Re: LyX 1.4.4 Permission denied: 'configure.log' (FIXED)

2007-02-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 2/22/07, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John == John McCabe-Dansted [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: John I compiled lyx 1.4.4 from source in Dapper. I got the error John below. This was fixed by moving ~/.lyx out of the way. I just John thought I'd mention it in case anyone else

Re: LyX 1.4.4 Permission denied: 'configure.log' (FIXED)

2007-02-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 2/22/07, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John == John McCabe-Dansted [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: John I compiled lyx 1.4.4 from source in Dapper. I got the error John below. This was fixed by moving ~/.lyx out of the way. I just John thought I'd mention it in case anyone else

Re: LyX 1.4.4 Permission denied: 'configure.log' (FIXED)

2007-02-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 2/22/07, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >>>>> "John" == John McCabe-Dansted <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: John> I compiled lyx 1.4.4 from source in Dapper. I got the error John> below. This was fixed by moving ~/.lyx out of the way.

Re: LyX is getting... very annoying.

2007-02-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 2/6/06, Helge Hafting [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Apply textrm as much as possible, but not in places where it won't work. In this particular example we had 2^Q. Both the 2 and the Q may be textrm, but textrm must be off where the exponent happen. (This example may be created

Re: LyX is getting... very annoying.

2007-02-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 2/6/06, Helge Hafting [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Apply textrm as much as possible, but not in places where it won't work. In this particular example we had 2^Q. Both the 2 and the Q may be textrm, but textrm must be off where the exponent happen. (This example may be created

Re: LyX is getting... very annoying.

2007-02-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 2/6/06, Helge Hafting <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: * Apply textrm as much as possible, but not in places where it won't work. In this particular example we had 2^Q. Both the "2" and the "Q" may be textrm, but textrm must be off where the exponent happen. (This example may be created

LyX 1.4.4 Permission denied: 'configure.log' (FIXED)

2007-02-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I compiled lyx 1.4.4 from source in Dapper. I got the error below. This was fixed by moving ~/.lyx out of the way. I just thought I'd mention it in case anyone else had the same problem. LyX: reconfiguring user directory Traceback (most recent call last): File /usr/local/share/lyx/configure.py,

LyX 1.4.4 Permission denied: 'configure.log' (FIXED)

2007-02-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I compiled lyx 1.4.4 from source in Dapper. I got the error below. This was fixed by moving ~/.lyx out of the way. I just thought I'd mention it in case anyone else had the same problem. LyX: reconfiguring user directory Traceback (most recent call last): File /usr/local/share/lyx/configure.py,

LyX 1.4.4 Permission denied: 'configure.log' (FIXED)

2007-02-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I compiled lyx 1.4.4 from source in Dapper. I got the error below. This was fixed by moving ~/.lyx out of the way. I just thought I'd mention it in case anyone else had the same problem. LyX: reconfiguring user directory Traceback (most recent call last): File

Re: Problems with Importing someone else's TeX file

2007-01-03 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 1/4/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How does one approach the problem of importing TeX and finding that it will not compile into dvi ? The first thing I would do would be to see if I can compile the file by hand. If you run LaTeX on the original .tex file and get similar

Re: Problems with Importing someone else's TeX file

2007-01-03 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 1/4/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How does one approach the problem of importing TeX and finding that it will not compile into dvi ? The first thing I would do would be to see if I can compile the file by hand. If you run LaTeX on the original .tex file and get similar

Re: Problems with Importing someone else's TeX file

2007-01-03 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 1/4/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: How does one approach the problem of importing TeX and finding that it will not "compile" into dvi ? The first thing I would do would be to see if I can compile the file by hand. If you run LaTeX on the original .tex file and get similar

Re: Persistent changes to the Spellchecker's dictionary

2006-12-08 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/8/06, Nicolás [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi! What can I do to make the changes (i.e. addition of words) to the spellchecker's dictionary persistent? While I am using the spellchecker and I add a new word to the dictionary, that word is recognized during the rest of the checking process.

Re: Persistent changes to the Spellchecker's dictionary

2006-12-08 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/8/06, Nicolás [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi! What can I do to make the changes (i.e. addition of words) to the spellchecker's dictionary persistent? While I am using the spellchecker and I add a new word to the dictionary, that word is recognized during the rest of the checking process.

Re: Persistent changes to the Spellchecker's dictionary

2006-12-08 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/8/06, Nicolás <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Hi! What can I do to make the changes (i.e. addition of words) to the spellchecker's dictionary persistent? While I am using the spellchecker and I add a new word to the dictionary, that word is recognized during the rest of the checking process.

Re: Tool to find all occurrences of one word and add to index?

2006-12-06 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/6/06, Rainer M Krug [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks a lot for your suggestion and the comprehensive explanation why it would not be a good idea to do it. If you decide you do want a comprehensive index, you might want to look at: https://gna.org/projects/latex-indexbuild/ -- John C.

Re: Tool to find all occurrences of one word and add to index?

2006-12-06 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/6/06, Rainer M Krug [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks a lot for your suggestion and the comprehensive explanation why it would not be a good idea to do it. If you decide you do want a comprehensive index, you might want to look at: https://gna.org/projects/latex-indexbuild/ -- John C.

Re: Tool to find all occurrences of one word and add to index?

2006-12-06 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/6/06, Rainer M Krug <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Thanks a lot for your suggestion and the comprehensive explanation why it would not be a good idea to do it. If you decide you do want a comprehensive index, you might want to look at: https://gna.org/projects/latex-indexbuild/ -- John C.

Re: Citations sticking out

2006-12-05 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/6/06, Rainer M Krug [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have the problem that some references are sticking out of the paragraph to the right. (please see attached screenshot) As this is obviously not nice, how can I avoid this? Are you using url.sty (or hyperref.sty) for the references? Yes,

Re: Citations sticking out

2006-12-05 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/6/06, Rainer M Krug [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have the problem that some references are sticking out of the paragraph to the right. (please see attached screenshot) As this is obviously not nice, how can I avoid this? Are you using url.sty (or hyperref.sty) for the references? Yes,

Re: Citations "sticking out"

2006-12-05 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 12/6/06, Rainer M Krug <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >> I have the problem that some references are "sticking out" of the >> paragraph to the right. (please see attached screenshot) >> >> As this is obviously not nice, how can I avoid this? > Are you using url.sty (or hyperref.sty) for the

Re: \url{http://.../\#6} broken in pdflatex?

2006-10-31 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 10/31/06, Richard Heck [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: However under pdflatex the \# causes a pdf file to be generated that cannot be read by Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 for Linux. (Although it can be read by xpdf, kpdf, gv and kghostview). Is there any portable way of referring to this url in

Re: \url{http://.../\#6} broken in pdflatex?

2006-10-31 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 10/31/06, Richard Heck [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: However under pdflatex the \# causes a pdf file to be generated that cannot be read by Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 for Linux. (Although it can be read by xpdf, kpdf, gv and kghostview). Is there any portable way of referring to this url in

Re: \url{http://.../\#6} broken in pdflatex?

2006-10-31 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 10/31/06, Richard Heck <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > However under pdflatex the "\#" causes a pdf file to be generated that > cannot be read by Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 for Linux. (Although it can > be read by xpdf, kpdf, gv and kghostview). Is there any portable way > of referring to this url

\url{http://.../\#6} broken in pdflatex?

2006-10-30 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I am trying to enter the url http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2004/entries/mally-deontic/#6 into lyx. Using dvi or ps2pdf I can use the command \url{http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2004/entries/mally-deontic/\#6} However under pdflatex the \# causes a pdf file to be generated

\url{http://.../\#6} broken in pdflatex?

2006-10-30 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I am trying to enter the url http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2004/entries/mally-deontic/#6 into lyx. Using dvi or ps2pdf I can use the command \url{http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2004/entries/mally-deontic/\#6} However under pdflatex the \# causes a pdf file to be generated

\url{http://.../\#6} broken in pdflatex?

2006-10-30 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I am trying to enter the url http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2004/entries/mally-deontic/#6 into lyx. Using dvi or ps2pdf I can use the command \url{http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2004/entries/mally-deontic/\#6} However under pdflatex the "\#" causes a pdf file to be generated

how to type #1 for math-macro in 1.4.x?

2006-10-03 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I recall that in 1.3.x you could type #1 in a math macro to represent argument 1. In 1.4.x this seems to just give you the text string #1. How do we do this for 1.4.x? -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University of Western Australia

how to type #1 for math-macro in 1.4.x?

2006-10-03 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I recall that in 1.3.x you could type #1 in a math macro to represent argument 1. In 1.4.x this seems to just give you the text string #1. How do we do this for 1.4.x? -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University of Western Australia

how to type #1 for math-macro in 1.4.x?

2006-10-03 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I recall that in 1.3.x you could type #1 in a math macro to represent argument 1. In 1.4.x this seems to just give you the text string "#1". How do we do this for 1.4.x? -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University of Western Australia

Re: [ANNOUNCE] LyX 1.4.3 is relelased

2006-09-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 9/22/06, Juergen Spitzmueller [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: Wierd. I get nothing but a config directory and a development directory. I can't find a configure script anywhere. Yes it was a bug in KDE Konqueror (or its plugins). Normal unix works fine. -- John C

Re: [ANNOUNCE] LyX 1.4.3 is relelased

2006-09-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 9/22/06, Juergen Spitzmueller [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: Wierd. I get nothing but a config directory and a development directory. I can't find a configure script anywhere. Yes it was a bug in KDE Konqueror (or its plugins). Normal unix works fine. -- John C

Re: [ANNOUNCE] LyX 1.4.3 is relelased

2006-09-21 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 9/22/06, Juergen Spitzmueller <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: > Wierd. I get nothing but a config directory and a development > directory. I can't find a configure script anywhere. Yes it was a bug in KDE Konqueror (or its plugins). Normal unix works fine

Re: Trying to get two figures horizontally across the page

2006-08-16 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/16/06, Paul L Daniels [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi there, I cannot seem to get two images side-by-side unless I revert to non-floating figures and without their respective Figure captions. One option would be to have a single floating table that contained the two Figures. You could

Re: Trying to get two figures horizontally across the page

2006-08-16 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/16/06, Paul L Daniels [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi there, I cannot seem to get two images side-by-side unless I revert to non-floating figures and without their respective Figure captions. One option would be to have a single floating table that contained the two Figures. You could

Re: Trying to get two figures horizontally across the page

2006-08-16 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/16/06, Paul L Daniels <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: Hi there, I cannot seem to get two images side-by-side unless I revert to non-floating figures and without their respective "Figure captions". One option would be to have a single floating table that contained the two Figures. You could

Re: Is there a way to see the original Latex source file in LyX?

2006-08-11 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/11/06, Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 1.5svn is the development version that will become 1.5.0 and is only available via svn: http://www.lyx.org/devel/cvs.php. Don't use it for real work yet without extra precautions, since it probably has some undiscovered bugs. Also, for as long as

Re: Is there a way to see the original Latex source file in LyX?

2006-08-11 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/11/06, Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 1.5svn is the development version that will become 1.5.0 and is only available via svn: http://www.lyx.org/devel/cvs.php. Don't use it for real work yet without extra precautions, since it probably has some undiscovered bugs. Also, for as long as

Re: Is there a way to see the original Latex source file in LyX?

2006-08-11 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 8/11/06, Georg Baum <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: 1.5svn is the development version that will become 1.5.0 and is only available via svn: http://www.lyx.org/devel/cvs.php. Don't use it for real work yet without extra precautions, since it probably has some undiscovered bugs. Also, for as long

Re: A debate topic: What can LyX still learn from scientific workplace?

2006-05-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 5/24/06, Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: LyX developers already try to make the menus easier and toolbars more available for _all_ users. I don't think Rich resents making things easier, but the completely ignorant notion that making Lyx menus more like Word menus would accomplish

Re: A debate topic: What can LyX still learn from scientific workplace?

2006-05-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 5/24/06, Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: LyX developers already try to make the menus easier and toolbars more available for _all_ users. I don't think Rich resents making things easier, but the completely ignorant notion that making Lyx menus more like Word menus would accomplish

Re: A debate topic: What can LyX still learn from scientific workplace?

2006-05-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On 5/24/06, Stephen Harris <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: LyX developers already try to make the menus easier and toolbars more available for _all_ users. I don't think Rich resents making things easier, but the completely ignorant notion that making Lyx menus more like Word menus would accomplish

Re: how many lyx users?

2006-05-20 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Well, as a rough guess I'd say there are about half as many LyX users as NetBSD users: http://www.google.com/trends?q=LyX%2C+NetBSDctab=0geo=alldate=all -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University of Western Australia

Re: how many lyx users?

2006-05-20 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Well, as a rough guess I'd say there are about half as many LyX users as NetBSD users: http://www.google.com/trends?q=LyX%2C+NetBSDctab=0geo=alldate=all -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University of Western Australia

Re: how many lyx users?

2006-05-20 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Well, as a rough guess I'd say there are about half as many LyX users as NetBSD users: http://www.google.com/trends?q=LyX%2C+NetBSD=0=all=all -- John C. McCabe-Dansted PhD Student University of Western Australia

Using the theorem enviroment with Koma-script in 1.4.x

2006-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
When writting my thesis I found that I needed komascript to format a Thesis correctly, but that LyX would only allow me to enter Theorems in a AMS class. My solution to this was to have a Book(koma-script) main document that included Book(AMS) LyX documents which contained the theorems, lemmas

Using the theorem enviroment with Koma-script in 1.4.x

2006-05-17 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
When writting my thesis I found that I needed komascript to format a Thesis correctly, but that LyX would only allow me to enter Theorems in a AMS class. My solution to this was to have a Book(koma-script) main document that included Book(AMS) LyX documents which contained the theorems, lemmas

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