Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-04-03 Thread rgheck
On 04/03/2010 11:27 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Saturday 03 April 2010 15:13:22 schrieb rgheck: On 04/03/2010 02:27 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Just wondering: Would the following be difficult to implement in Lyx or to use it via enter>file> 'external material' ? Wo

Re: References style

2010-04-03 Thread rgheck
On 04/03/2010 11:23 AM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: On 4/3/2010 11:15 AM, rgheck wrote: On 04/03/2010 10:54 AM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Insert \renewcommand{\refname}{\rmfamily\mdseries\begin{center} References\end{center}} in ERT early in the document. Or put it in the preamble, where it won't

Re: Footnote location

2010-04-02 Thread rgheck
On 04/02/2010 05:23 AM, Sandro Portmann wrote: Hi, I'm writing a longer work for my history studies, but the footnotes come right after the text. How can I manage, that between the main text and the footnote comes a space from about 1cm? I'm writing my document in article style. Put

Re: Footnote location

2010-04-02 Thread rgheck
On 04/02/2010 05:23 AM, Sandro Portmann wrote: Hi, I'm writing a longer work for my history studies, but the footnotes come right after the text. How can I manage, that between the main text and the footnote comes a space from about 1cm? I'm writing my document in article style. Put

Re: Footnote location

2010-04-02 Thread rgheck
On 04/02/2010 05:23 AM, Sandro Portmann wrote: Hi, I'm writing a longer work for my history studies, but the footnotes come right after the text. How can I manage, that between the main text and the footnote comes a space from about 1cm? I'm writing my document in article style. Put

Re: 64bit Lyx 1.6.4 cannot view postscript

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
Sorry to top-post, but this is a long message. On 03/30/2010 11:50 PM, george legge wrote: Hello to you all -- This is my first message to the list. I have the 64bit version of Lyx 1.6.4 running on 64bit SUSE 11.1 together with Texlive. Lyx would not convert to pdf until I installed

Re: 64bit Lyx 1.6.4 cannot view postscript

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 04:18 PM, george legge wrote: On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 1:19 AM, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: The first step towards debugging this is to see if dvips will run from outside LyX. So (i) export your LyX file to LaTeX; (ii) run the following, from within the

Re: double quotes

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 06:10 PM, Rodrigo Fresneda wrote: Hi lyx-users, whenever I use double quotes in lyx, I get instead the expression \textquotedbl{} in the plain latex file. Strangely enough, lyx does not translate \textquotedbl{} to if I attempt to import the tex file. This behavior does not

Re: fail running Lyx

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 06:36 PM, Eugenio Raliuga wrote: I have installed Lyx from synaptic in Ubuntu 9.10 but when I want to run it the next window appears Could not launch application Failed to execute child process /tmp/lyx_tmpdir.TJ9571/lyxsocket (No such file or directory) Anyone could give me a

Re: 64bit Lyx 1.6.4 cannot view postscript

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
Sorry to top-post, but this is a long message. On 03/30/2010 11:50 PM, george legge wrote: Hello to you all -- This is my first message to the list. I have the 64bit version of Lyx 1.6.4 running on 64bit SUSE 11.1 together with Texlive. Lyx would not convert to pdf until I installed

Re: 64bit Lyx 1.6.4 cannot view postscript

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 04:18 PM, george legge wrote: On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 1:19 AM, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: The first step towards debugging this is to see if dvips will run from outside LyX. So (i) export your LyX file to LaTeX; (ii) run the following, from within the

Re: double quotes

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 06:10 PM, Rodrigo Fresneda wrote: Hi lyx-users, whenever I use double quotes in lyx, I get instead the expression \textquotedbl{} in the plain latex file. Strangely enough, lyx does not translate \textquotedbl{} to if I attempt to import the tex file. This behavior does not

Re: fail running Lyx

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 06:36 PM, Eugenio Raliuga wrote: I have installed Lyx from synaptic in Ubuntu 9.10 but when I want to run it the next window appears Could not launch application Failed to execute child process /tmp/lyx_tmpdir.TJ9571/lyxsocket (No such file or directory) Anyone could give me a

Re: 64bit Lyx 1.6.4 cannot view postscript

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
Sorry to top-post, but this is a long message. On 03/30/2010 11:50 PM, george legge wrote: Hello to you all -- This is my first message to the list. I have the 64bit version of Lyx 1.6.4 running on 64bit SUSE 11.1 together with Texlive. Lyx would not convert to pdf until I installed

Re: 64bit Lyx 1.6.4 cannot view postscript

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 04:18 PM, george legge wrote: On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 1:19 AM, rgheck<rgh...@bobjweil.com> wrote: The first step towards debugging this is to see if dvips will run from outside LyX. So (i) export your LyX file to LaTeX; (ii) run the following, from

Re: double quotes

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 06:10 PM, Rodrigo Fresneda wrote: Hi lyx-users, whenever I use double quotes " in lyx, I get instead the expression \textquotedbl{} in the plain latex file. Strangely enough, lyx does not translate \textquotedbl{} to " if I attempt to import the tex file. This behavior does

Re: fail running Lyx

2010-03-31 Thread rgheck
On 03/31/2010 06:36 PM, Eugenio Raliuga wrote: I have installed Lyx from synaptic in Ubuntu 9.10 but when I want to run it the next window appears Could not launch application Failed to execute child process "/tmp/lyx_tmpdir.TJ9571/lyxsocket" (No such file or directory) Anyone could give me a

Re: Compiling LyX on Ubuntu/Debian (was Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04)

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 03:50 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: I followed your instructions and got at point 4 an error, which I posted there. What went wrong? Wolfgang Wei-Dong Lianweidong.l...@gmail.com wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or

Re: Include file

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 11:53 AM, Sajjad wrote: Hello forum, I have written the thesis in a single .lyx file. Now to comply with the university standard i have to include front page, the title page and then the main report that i have written. Any hint how to do that from LyX interface ? What

Re: Include file

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 12:58 PM, Sajjad wrote: Hello, It has to be merged as a single pdf file and front front pages are in the Miicrosoft Office Word format. So after merging all the front and title pages to the main report , it must be compiled as a single pdf file. Then this option One

Re: Compiling LyX on Ubuntu/Debian (was Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04)

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 03:50 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: I followed your instructions and got at point 4 an error, which I posted there. What went wrong? Wolfgang Wei-Dong Lianweidong.l...@gmail.com wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or

Re: Include file

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 11:53 AM, Sajjad wrote: Hello forum, I have written the thesis in a single .lyx file. Now to comply with the university standard i have to include front page, the title page and then the main report that i have written. Any hint how to do that from LyX interface ? What

Re: Include file

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 12:58 PM, Sajjad wrote: Hello, It has to be merged as a single pdf file and front front pages are in the Miicrosoft Office Word format. So after merging all the front and title pages to the main report , it must be compiled as a single pdf file. Then this option One

Re: Compiling LyX on Ubuntu/Debian (was Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04)

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 03:50 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: I followed your instructions and got at point 4 an error, which I posted there. What went wrong? Wolfgang Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or

Re: Include file

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 11:53 AM, Sajjad wrote: Hello forum, I have written the thesis in a single .lyx file. Now to comply with the university standard i have to include front page, the title page and then the main report that i have written. Any hint how to do that from LyX interface ? What

Re: Include file

2010-03-30 Thread rgheck
On 03/30/2010 12:58 PM, Sajjad wrote: Hello, It has to be merged as a single pdf file and front front pages are in the Miicrosoft Office Word format. So after merging all the front and title pages to the main report , it must be compiled as a single pdf file. Then this option One

Re: Letters floating- Low quality

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 08:08 AM, YURENA MENDOZA wrote: Hello, when my work is transfered to pdf the quality of the letters in the pdf (version 8) is very low specially letters of the floating. What can I do? In addition I can only choose between three kind of letter: time roman, sans-serif and

Re: Importing doc documents

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/28/2010 10:37 PM, Paul Rubin wrote: Tim Wescottt...@... writes: rgheck wrote: OpenOffice will also save in LaTeX format. I have used it often myself, but with old WordPerfect files, and you are right of course that the output file could use some cleaning up. Much of this can

Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
So I couldn't get PyODConverter to work---I kept getting an error about not connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ I can't get the LaTeX export option to work there, but one could use this to convert from DOC (or

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 12:27 PM, Liviu Andronic wrote: On 3/29/10, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ There is a second possibility to convert anything that OpenOffice can

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:19 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 29 March 2010 12:27:54 Liviu Andronic wrote: On 3/29/10, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ There is a

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:23 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 29 March 2010 11:34:49 rgheck wrote: So I couldn't get PyODConverter to work---I kept getting an error about not connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ I can't

Re: writer2latex Packages under Ubuntu

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:38 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Ubuntu lists not one, but _two_ writer2latex packages: writer2latex, and openoffice.org-writer2latex. Anyone know whazzup? Is one free-standing, the other a plugin? Yes, exactly. Do I need just one, both, the first if I install the second, but not

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By default, lyx 1.5.3 is installed in ubuntu 8.04, to be honest, I began with lyx1.6.4, so now all of my old lyx documents could

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 06:22 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 8:27 PM, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 06:22 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 8:27 PM, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By default,

Re: Letters floating- Low quality

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 08:08 AM, YURENA MENDOZA wrote: Hello, when my work is transfered to pdf the quality of the letters in the pdf (version 8) is very low specially letters of the floating. What can I do? In addition I can only choose between three kind of letter: time roman, sans-serif and

Re: Importing doc documents

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/28/2010 10:37 PM, Paul Rubin wrote: Tim Wescottt...@... writes: rgheck wrote: OpenOffice will also save in LaTeX format. I have used it often myself, but with old WordPerfect files, and you are right of course that the output file could use some cleaning up. Much of this can

Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
So I couldn't get PyODConverter to work---I kept getting an error about not connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ I can't get the LaTeX export option to work there, but one could use this to convert from DOC (or

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 12:27 PM, Liviu Andronic wrote: On 3/29/10, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ There is a second possibility to convert anything that OpenOffice can

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:19 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 29 March 2010 12:27:54 Liviu Andronic wrote: On 3/29/10, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ There is a

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:23 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 29 March 2010 11:34:49 rgheck wrote: So I couldn't get PyODConverter to work---I kept getting an error about not connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ I can't

Re: writer2latex Packages under Ubuntu

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:38 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Ubuntu lists not one, but _two_ writer2latex packages: writer2latex, and openoffice.org-writer2latex. Anyone know whazzup? Is one free-standing, the other a plugin? Yes, exactly. Do I need just one, both, the first if I install the second, but not

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By default, lyx 1.5.3 is installed in ubuntu 8.04, to be honest, I began with lyx1.6.4, so now all of my old lyx documents could

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 06:22 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 8:27 PM, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 06:22 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 8:27 PM, rgheckrgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By default,

Re: Letters floating- Low quality

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 08:08 AM, YURENA MENDOZA wrote: Hello, when my work is transfered to pdf the quality of the letters in the pdf (version 8) is very low specially letters of the floating. What can I do? In addition I can only choose between three kind of letter: time roman, sans-serif and

Re: Importing doc documents

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/28/2010 10:37 PM, Paul Rubin wrote: Tim Wescott<t...@...> writes: rgheck wrote: OpenOffice will also save in LaTeX format. I have used it often myself, but with old WordPerfect files, and you are right of course that the output file could use some cleaning up

Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
So I couldn't get PyODConverter to work---I kept getting an error about not connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ I can't get the LaTeX export option to work there, but one could use this to convert from DOC (or

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 12:27 PM, Liviu Andronic wrote: On 3/29/10, rgheck<rgh...@bobjweil.com> wrote: connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ There is a second possibility to convert anything that OpenOffi

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:19 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 29 March 2010 12:27:54 Liviu Andronic wrote: On 3/29/10, rgheck<rgh...@bobjweil.com> wrote: connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/u

Re: Convert Almost Anything To LaTeX

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:23 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 29 March 2010 11:34:49 rgheck wrote: So I couldn't get PyODConverter to work---I kept getting an error about not connecting to my running OpenOffice instance---but then I found UnoConv: http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/unoconv/ I can't

Re: writer2latex Packages under Ubuntu

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 01:38 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Ubuntu lists not one, but _two_ writer2latex packages: writer2latex, and openoffice.org-writer2latex. Anyone know whazzup? Is one free-standing, the other a plugin? Yes, exactly. Do I need just one, both, the first if I install the second, but not

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By default, lyx 1.5.3 is installed in ubuntu 8.04, to be honest, I began with lyx1.6.4, so now all of my old lyx documents could

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 06:22 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 8:27 PM, rgheck<rgh...@bobjweil.com> wrote: On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubunt

Re: Badly needly for lyx 1.6.4 under ubuntu 8.04

2010-03-29 Thread rgheck
On 03/29/2010 06:22 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 8:27 PM, rgheck<rgh...@bobjweil.com> wrote: On 03/29/2010 02:17 PM, Wei-Dong Lian wrote: Hi everyone, I would like to know if there is a solution to install lyx 1.64 or even higher version under ubuntu 8.04. By d

Re: Importing doc documents

2010-03-27 Thread rgheck
On 03/27/2010 02:41 PM, Claudio Beccari wrote: Dear all, those using LyX or direct LaTeX (pdflatex) often need to convert sources in MS Word .doc format into .lix format. On Linux platforms there are at least AbiWord and Kword that can open doc files and save them in various other formats,

Re: Importing doc documents

2010-03-27 Thread rgheck
On 03/27/2010 02:41 PM, Claudio Beccari wrote: Dear all, those using LyX or direct LaTeX (pdflatex) often need to convert sources in MS Word .doc format into .lix format. On Linux platforms there are at least AbiWord and Kword that can open doc files and save them in various other formats,

Re: Importing doc documents

2010-03-27 Thread rgheck
On 03/27/2010 02:41 PM, Claudio Beccari wrote: Dear all, those using LyX or direct LaTeX (pdflatex) often need to convert sources in MS Word .doc format into .lix format. On Linux platforms there are at least AbiWord and Kword that can open doc files and save them in various other formats,

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 06:14 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-23, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Considering the amount of time I had to spend in documents which did not run through LyX smoothly it had to do with references containing some characters which bothered the program. I realize that this is

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 06:20 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-23, Trevor Jenkins wrote: On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 5:08 AM, Steve Littsl...@troubleshooters.com wrote: On Monday 22 March 2010 17:43:10 Julio Rojas wrote: I'm thinking the best way to address the difficulty of new

Re: Interline Space

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 07:28 AM, YURENA MENDOZA wrote: Hi, I have a problem with Lyx and the spaces between paragraphs. For some reason despite the fact that I have selected the optional of default in space between paragraphs there are paragraphs that appear with a greater space between them. What could

Re: Layout file not usable

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 05:53 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-24, rgheck wrote: On 03/24/2010 12:17 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: You might file an enhancement/bug report to ask for disabling not-supported templates (or a warning) similar to what is done if you

Re: Dimension too large

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 10:54 PM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Am 25.03.2010 23:49, schrieb Marcelo Acuña: I have a koma-script book in US letter page. When I try to go to A5 size I get this error when run latex: Dimension too large. Very strange. Do you have a _small_ LyX example file? A5 is a small page.

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 06:14 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-23, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Considering the amount of time I had to spend in documents which did not run through LyX smoothly it had to do with references containing some characters which bothered the program. I realize that this is

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 06:20 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-23, Trevor Jenkins wrote: On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 5:08 AM, Steve Littsl...@troubleshooters.com wrote: On Monday 22 March 2010 17:43:10 Julio Rojas wrote: I'm thinking the best way to address the difficulty of new

Re: Interline Space

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 07:28 AM, YURENA MENDOZA wrote: Hi, I have a problem with Lyx and the spaces between paragraphs. For some reason despite the fact that I have selected the optional of default in space between paragraphs there are paragraphs that appear with a greater space between them. What could

Re: Layout file not usable

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 05:53 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-24, rgheck wrote: On 03/24/2010 12:17 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: You might file an enhancement/bug report to ask for disabling not-supported templates (or a warning) similar to what is done if you

Re: Dimension too large

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 10:54 PM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Am 25.03.2010 23:49, schrieb Marcelo Acuña: I have a koma-script book in US letter page. When I try to go to A5 size I get this error when run latex: Dimension too large. Very strange. Do you have a _small_ LyX example file? A5 is a small page.

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 06:14 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-23, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Considering the amount of time I had to spend in documents which did not run through LyX smoothly it had to do with references containing some characters which bothered the program. I realize that this is

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 06:20 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-23, Trevor Jenkins wrote: On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 5:08 AM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday 22 March 2010 17:43:10 Julio Rojas wrote: I'm thinking the best way to address the difficulty of new

Re: Interline Space

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 07:28 AM, YURENA MENDOZA wrote: Hi, I have a problem with Lyx and the spaces between paragraphs. For some reason despite the fact that I have selected the optional of "default" in space between paragraphs there are paragraphs that appear with a greater space between them. What

Re: Layout file not usable

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 05:53 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-24, rgheck wrote: On 03/24/2010 12:17 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: You might file an enhancement/bug report to ask for disabling not-supported templates (or a warning) similar to what is done if you

Re: Dimension too large

2010-03-25 Thread rgheck
On 03/25/2010 10:54 PM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Am 25.03.2010 23:49, schrieb Marcelo Acuña: I have a koma-script book in US letter page. When I try to go to A5 size I get this error when run latex: Dimension too large. Very strange. Do you have a _small_ LyX example file? A5 is a small page.

Re: Layout file not usable

2010-03-24 Thread rgheck
On 03/24/2010 12:17 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: On 22.03.10, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: You will need to install more of texlive than just the basics (which are auto-installed as a LyX dependency). I think I have a handle on this, but it sure changes the meaning

Re: Opening LyX-2.0 Files in LyX-1.6.5

2010-03-24 Thread rgheck
On 03/24/2010 06:55 PM, Jack Desert wrote: I found myself wanting to open the same document sometimes in LyX 2.0 and sometimes in LyX 1.6.5. Oh sure, a LyX 1.6.5 document opens fine in LyX 2.0, but I ran into an error when trying open a LyX 2.0 document in LyX 1.6.5. So I did a little

Re: Layout file not usable

2010-03-24 Thread rgheck
On 03/24/2010 12:17 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: On 22.03.10, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: You will need to install more of texlive than just the basics (which are auto-installed as a LyX dependency). I think I have a handle on this, but it sure changes the meaning

Re: Opening LyX-2.0 Files in LyX-1.6.5

2010-03-24 Thread rgheck
On 03/24/2010 06:55 PM, Jack Desert wrote: I found myself wanting to open the same document sometimes in LyX 2.0 and sometimes in LyX 1.6.5. Oh sure, a LyX 1.6.5 document opens fine in LyX 2.0, but I ran into an error when trying open a LyX 2.0 document in LyX 1.6.5. So I did a little

Re: Layout file not usable

2010-03-24 Thread rgheck
On 03/24/2010 12:17 PM, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: On 22.03.10, Tim Wescott wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: You will need to install more of texlive than just the basics (which are auto-installed as a LyX dependency). I think I have a handle on this, but it sure changes the meaning

Re: Opening LyX-2.0 Files in LyX-1.6.5

2010-03-24 Thread rgheck
On 03/24/2010 06:55 PM, Jack Desert wrote: I found myself wanting to open the same document sometimes in LyX 2.0 and sometimes in LyX 1.6.5. Oh sure, a LyX 1.6.5 document opens fine in LyX 2.0, but I ran into an error when trying open a LyX 2.0 document in LyX 1.6.5. So I did a little

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 10:52 PM, Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote: It would appear that on Mar 22, Julio Rojas did say: The only feature I miss is a layout editor. I don't know how easy would it be to program one, but that would be one good addition. Don't know much about that... I just use LyX,

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/23/2010 05:22 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-22, rgheck wrote: As he said, this is highly non-trivial. And the better the website, the harder it is, since a good website will use semantic markup that is styled by CSS. Then what do you do? Of course transform semantic

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/23/2010 09:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Considering the amount of time I had to spend in documents which did not run through LyX smoothly it had to do with references containing some characters which bothered the program. I realize that this is not Lyx's fault, but it would be nice to

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 10:52 PM, Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote: It would appear that on Mar 22, Julio Rojas did say: The only feature I miss is a layout editor. I don't know how easy would it be to program one, but that would be one good addition. Don't know much about that... I just use LyX,

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/23/2010 05:22 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-22, rgheck wrote: As he said, this is highly non-trivial. And the better the website, the harder it is, since a good website will use semantic markup that is styled by CSS. Then what do you do? Of course transform semantic

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/23/2010 09:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Considering the amount of time I had to spend in documents which did not run through LyX smoothly it had to do with references containing some characters which bothered the program. I realize that this is not Lyx's fault, but it would be nice to

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 10:52 PM, Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote: It would appear that on Mar 22, Julio Rojas did say: The only feature I miss is a layout editor. I don't know how easy would it be to program one, but that would be one good addition. Don't know much about that... I just use LyX,

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/23/2010 05:22 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: On 2010-03-22, rgheck wrote: As he said, this is highly non-trivial. And the better the website, the harder it is, since a good website will use semantic markup that is styled by CSS. Then what do you do? Of course transform semantic

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-23 Thread rgheck
On 03/23/2010 09:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Considering the amount of time I had to spend in documents which did not run through LyX smoothly it had to do with references containing some characters which bothered the program. I realize that this is not Lyx's fault, but it would be nice to

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 05:30 AM, Trevor Jenkins wrote: On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 9:12 PM, Jose Quesadaques...@gmail.com wrote: Let me try to motivate this feature. 1- It's trivial to implement it, and then make it optional. 2- The only way to check whether you have missed a capital is by loading all

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/21/2010 10:14 PM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Am 21.03.2010 22:12, schrieb Jose Quesada: 2. sentence autocapitalization Hmm. Most of us hate that. Let me try to motivate this feature. 1- It's trivial to implement it, and then make it optional. Indeed, we should let the users decide. Please

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 06:50 AM, Olivier Ripoll wrote: Jose Quesada wrote: 7. the rest of the world operates on rich text/html. LyX doesn't (clipboard integration is poor, copy-pasting from/to web loses formatting) That is the most annoying feature I've seen appearing in 10 years. When using

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 05:43 PM, Julio Rojas wrote: The only feature I miss is a layout editor. I don't know how easy would it be to program one, but that would be one good addition. This has been discussed often, and I don't know how hard it would be, either. I actually suspect that getting

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 05:30 AM, Trevor Jenkins wrote: On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 9:12 PM, Jose Quesadaques...@gmail.com wrote: Let me try to motivate this feature. 1- It's trivial to implement it, and then make it optional. 2- The only way to check whether you have missed a capital is by loading all

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/21/2010 10:14 PM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Am 21.03.2010 22:12, schrieb Jose Quesada: 2. sentence autocapitalization Hmm. Most of us hate that. Let me try to motivate this feature. 1- It's trivial to implement it, and then make it optional. Indeed, we should let the users decide. Please

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 06:50 AM, Olivier Ripoll wrote: Jose Quesada wrote: 7. the rest of the world operates on rich text/html. LyX doesn't (clipboard integration is poor, copy-pasting from/to web loses formatting) That is the most annoying feature I've seen appearing in 10 years. When using

Re: Fwd: Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 05:43 PM, Julio Rojas wrote: The only feature I miss is a layout editor. I don't know how easy would it be to program one, but that would be one good addition. This has been discussed often, and I don't know how hard it would be, either. I actually suspect that getting

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 05:30 AM, Trevor Jenkins wrote: On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 9:12 PM, Jose Quesada wrote: Let me try to motivate this feature. 1- It's trivial to implement it, and then make it optional. 2- The only way to check whether you have missed a capital is by loading

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/21/2010 10:14 PM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Am 21.03.2010 22:12, schrieb Jose Quesada: 2. sentence autocapitalization Hmm. Most of us hate that. Let me try to motivate this feature. 1- It's trivial to implement it, and then make it optional. Indeed, we should let the users decide. Please

Re: things that I miss in lyx

2010-03-22 Thread rgheck
On 03/22/2010 06:50 AM, Olivier Ripoll wrote: Jose Quesada wrote: 7. the rest of the world operates on rich text/html. LyX doesn't (clipboard integration is poor, copy-pasting from/to web loses formatting) That is the most annoying "feature" I've seen appearing in 10 years. When using

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