Re: Voice Recognition Accessibility

2022-08-04 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
I purchased a Dragon Dictate license for the Mac exactly 4 weeks before they discontinued the Mac Support. I was never able to dictate into the Mac LyX, so I went through a small detour dictating MarkDown which is much easier to dictate than LaTeX, and worked extremely well for me. I spent

Re: no document classes available

2022-07-29 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Buy a Mac, install Homebrew and then install MacTeX and LyX from Homebrew :-)-O el On 28/07/2022 17:06, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: I just found that my lyx document does not have the Document class KOMA-script-book available In fact, all the document classes are greyed out. What should I do?

Re: check the logs

2022-07-29 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
This is because you don't read (the manuals) :-)-O el On 28/07/2022 16:43, Steve Litt wrote: [...] I had no idea you could install tlmgr as anything BUT root. Thanks for the information. [...] -- To email me replace 'nospam' with 'el' -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org

Re: check the logs

2022-07-28 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
This is of course a LaTeX and not a LyX issue and https://www.google.com/search?q=I+can%27t+find+the+format+file+%60lualatex.fmt shows 63 hits. el On 28/07/2022 07:34, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am 27.07.22 um 22:38 schrieb Dr Eberhard W Lisse: Wolfgang, this is not what what I

Re: Syncing skim with LyX

2022-07-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Not all do. On 20/07/2022 07:01, Stephan Witt wrote: [...] PS: the readers on this list prefer the use of inline citation or bottom post in mails.[...] -- To email me replace 'nospam' with 'el' -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org/mailman/listinfo/lyx-users

Re: Bug tracker accounts

2022-07-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
While deliberation on email lists are very helpful that just will not work for software development, not even in closed shops, but most certainly not in Open Source projects and large ones such as this. el On 15/07/2022 23:16, Steve Litt wrote: [...] Or, how's this for a novel idea: How

Re: Syncing skim with LyX

2022-07-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Ehud, Search in Help -> Customization for Copiers (or Converters) :-)-O Some variables are there defined and $$i is the input file name. greetings, el On 20/07/2022 00:43, tush via lyx-users wrote: [...] By the way, what does the $$i option that you added to "open -a Skim.app" do? With

Re: Conversion failure for older format

2022-06-24 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
He did address it by complete path prefixed by python2. I would think the scrip itself uses python3 and therefor works. el On 2022-06-21 12:06 , Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le 20/06/2022 à 15:28, Rudi Gaelzer a écrit : That successfully converted the original to format 544, which the

Re: Settings file for lyx

2022-06-02 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
You are not listening. Don't do this, there is no need to and it'll confuse your colleagues. Split the document into chapters and have each "owned" by a particular colleague and then use GIT or CVS source control. That's much more productive with messing with the site installation, which has

Re: Formatting Python code

2022-05-30 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
STOP. USING. ERT! :-)-O In Settings -> Document -> Listings you can set things into the window which wind up in the generated tex file as \lstset{} greetings, el On 2022-05-27 23:20 , Rich Shepard wrote: On Fri, 27 May 2022, Rich Shepard wrote: Thanks for the pointer. Paul, Since all

Re: Acrobat pdf

2022-05-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Assuming this is on the Mac: Click on any PDF and then issue CMD-I. Then change the "Open-With" Pulldown do whatever viewer you want but click on "Change-All" Then in Lyx you can use "open" as the viewer. PDF Expert is very nice and powerful but I like Skim for day-to-day by the way.

Re: Suggestions for custom layouts/templates creation

2022-05-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
I have recreated a number of forms required by the local Medical Industrial Complex :-)-O using tables, judicious spacing and other trickery to achieve reasonable similarity which has been accepted in each case. I usually use Komascript but have a few legacy forms that I created in Memoir and

Re: Top toolbar missing after switching from debian 10 to debian 11 (bullseye)

2022-05-16 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
John, what happens if you right-click on one of the toolbars? "Standard" should be ticked. el On 12/05/2022 18:56, John White wrote: The main lyx tool bar is gone, the one with File, Edit, View, Insert, Navigate, Document, Tools, Help. Any thoughts on how I might get it back? Thanks,

Re: License Agreement Entitlement Query

2022-05-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
terms and conditions will allow the University to deliver LyX using this new model? Otherwise, if this does not comply with your current terms, can you please advise what changes are required to allow us to deliver LyX" On Thu, 5 May 2022 at 05:58, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Neither statement

Re: License Agreement Entitlement Query

2022-05-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
terms and conditions will allow the University to deliver LyX using this new model? Otherwise, if this does not comply with your current terms, can you please advise what changes are required to allow us to deliver LyX" On Thu, 5 May 2022 at 05:58, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Neither statement

Re: License Agreement Entitlement Query

2022-05-04 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Neither statement is helpful. This most likely boilerplate that they send to everybody and as we want to push Open Source use we should politely point them towards the GLP2 license. greetings, el On 2022-05-03 08:50 , Alan Tyree wrote: I agree with Steve on this. It's no part of the LyX

Re: Tufte Handout class handling of citations broken by LyX v2.3.6.2

2022-04-29 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
This is a LaTeX issue, not a LyX one as far as I can see. And perhaps one between chair and screen (lack of RTFM perhaps) :-)-O el On 29/04/2022 01:18, Trevor Jenkins wrote: I have a number of (old) LyX files that use the Tufte Handout class (tufte-handout.cls). In LyX version 2.0 these

Re: SOLVED >: nomenclature error

2022-04-28 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
I don't think LyX can ever fix LaTeX errors :-)-O el On 19/04/2022 10:24, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: [...] It took some time to find out, and I wonder whether there could be a better error or warning handling. [...] Am 14.04.22 um 17:30 schrieb Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users: [...] !

Re: What Am I Doing Wrong … bibliography entries not being included

2022-04-18 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Create an MWE, please, ie a minimal working example, by reducing everything but what triggers the issue, and paste this here, including the BIB file which should contain a single reference. Often that will lead you to the solution and if not we can have a look at it :-)-O el On 2022-04-18

Re: After my latest MacOS/Microsoft updates

2022-04-18 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
This is a "security" feature of the Mac. See https://developer.apple.com/developer-id/ I usually enter from a terminal window (iTerm2) sudo spctl --master-disable and then you still get a warning when you open an app for the first time but can go ahead at your discretion. el

Re: MacOS 12.3.1 (Monterey) lyx2lyx script fails to convert

2022-04-18 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
On the Mac I STRONGLY recommend using homebrew's python as it will be updated any time you do a 'brew update'. el On 2022-04-17 10:21 , Stephan Witt wrote: Am 16.04.2022 um 01:52 schrieb gelfand : Just upgraded (from Mohave!) and when attempt to open any LyX 2.2 and earlier get lyx2lyx

Re: How to include a bunch of tex commands globally

2022-04-18 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
That will not survive LyX Updates. Local Layouts should go into the local layout difrectory (which on the Mac is below ~/Library/Application Support/LyX-2.3). Never mind that "must be located" is incorrect. LaTeX finds documents in many places (find out what texhash does :-)-O) I don't

Re: Making first paragraphs not indented in exported HTML

2022-04-11 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
If you think other people have the time you don't maybe you also not waste their time by posting this. el On 2022-04-11 09:22 , Steve Litt via lyx-users wrote: Daniel via lyx-users said on Mon, 11 Apr 2022 08:13:43 +0200 On 2022-04-11 03:44, Steve Litt via lyx-users wrote: Hi all, In the

Re: lyx not a readable Lyx document

2022-04-08 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
le to read the 2.4 format. el On 2022-04-08 08:18 , Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: Am 08.04.22 um 07:21 schrieb Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users: An older version of lyx2lyx can't know about newer formats? el On 2022-04-07 09:55 , Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: [...] I remember

Re: lyx not a readable Lyx document

2022-04-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
An older version of lyx2lyx can't know about newer formats? el On 2022-04-07 09:55 , Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: [...] I remember, that one does not need a lyx2lyx in the same version, here 2.4.x Has this changed? Wolfgang -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org

Re: [Important] New behavior for spam handling on this list

2022-04-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
To me it is as much or little of an inconvenience as reading the manual ;-0-O el On 07/04/2022 10:12, Steve Litt via lyx-users wrote: Jean-Marc Lasgouttes via lyx-users said on Wed, 6 Apr 2022 16:01:16 +0200 Dear all, Until now, the handling of the list was like: messages from subscribers

Re: Setting up LyX on a new computer

2022-03-17 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
After installation (I do that from from Homebrew) I would do ln -fs $HOME/Library/Application Support/LyX-2.3/preferences \ $HOME/lyxrc and run unison with a force from the old to the new, but installing unison is currently not advisable for casual users as the stable

Re: Continuation of lists across beamer frames

2022-03-16 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
enumerate-resume? el On 15/03/2022 16:22, markhsalmon via lyx-users wrote: Hi,  I have tried everything I know without success and asked tis question on other fora without a result- simple question how do I continue an existing say numbered list onto a new Beamer frame/slide please? Thanks

Re: EPUB converter

2022-03-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Perl is your friend :-)-O or Python, Lua or whatever language you prefer. el On 2022-03-09 06:41 , Tom Goldring via lyx-users wrote: Is there a substitute for \thinspace that will not generate an error in elxyer? -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org

Re: EPUB converter

2022-03-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Ken there is a mailing list/news group for elyxer (last traffic 2017) elyxer-us...@nongnu.org gmane.editors.lyx.elyxer el On 2022-03-07 04:35 , Ken Kopelson via lyx-users wrote: [...] Speaking of which, I did run into a problem with the LyXHTML export from LyX. The other

Re: EPUB converter

2022-03-06 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Steve, Since it such a schlepp, why don't you participate in the development or support the developers? Never mind that LyX seems to predate the Kindle, this is a LaTeX issue rather than a LyX one (which, after all, just a front end). As written numerous times I am very keen on on the new

Re: EPUB converter

2022-03-03 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Ken, where is the missing link :-)-O? This is great news. I am actually waiting for 2.4 and DocBook to convert my 859 page "handbook" to EPUB so my staff and I can carry it around on our Kindles (App on iPad actually). But, I would be very keen to see how your package works. My little

Re: LyX for Mac

2022-02-21 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
I stand corrected, my cursor does blink :-)-O but I seem to be so used to it that I didn't even notice :-)-O. I copy and paste all my mail messages into an AlphaX window (I keep a file on the Desktop to double click) because that one can format format even indented text properly and then copy

Re: LyX for Mac

2022-02-21 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
My cursor does not blink and my background is an ugly beige (default) :-)-O The background is most certainly configurable. What are hotkeys? el On 2022-02-18 21:46 , Tom Goldring via lyx-users wrote: I have version 2.3.6.2 on my MacBook Pro. I consider it a poor substitute for the Windows

Re: Single space TOC

2022-01-26 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Have a look at the tocloft package. el On 26/01/2022 08:35, Joseph Hesse via lyx-users wrote: I am writing a book with separate chapters in a master document. My TOC prints double spaced and I want to make it single spaced. I have the package setspace and I have \usepackage{setspace} in the

Re: Remove textquotedblplain from preamble

2022-01-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
This is not an MWE. It requires several files not provided and has a ton of entries in the Preamble. el On 2022-01-16 21:34 , tush via lyx-users wrote: I want to remove it because I don't have any idea what it add or alters in the shape of my output file. I want to have control over what

Re: Program Listings

2022-01-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Joe, When you open the Insert -> File -> Child Document -> Program Listing there should be a window looking something like the enclosed, where you can either type the path to the file (complete or relative as in this example) or click the Browse button, find the file and double click it after

Re: Program Listings

2022-01-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
RTFM of the LaTeX Listings package I would use a single word for the label or separate ords with ':' ie something like first:program. If that's the culprit, we should file an improvement request (ie checking for spaces from within LyX). Generally speaking attaching a MWE is very helpful, ie the

Re: LyX on Apple Silicon (in a VM)

2021-12-27 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Chris, I have a development version which I run both on arm64 and x86_64. LyX does not "run" faster. The graphical front end on the M1 feels zippier, indeed, but while typing and enditing it does not make that much aof a differnece. The limiting factor is the (Lua)LaTeX running in the

Re: LuaTeX vs XeTeX

2021-12-27 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
And 20 seconds is a drama? Come on. And my understanding is that you can pass parameters from the command line to make, so this can become part of an automatable workflow. el On 2021-12-20 22:49 , Steve Litt via lyx-users wrote: Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users said on Mon, 20 Dec 2021 08

Re: LuaTeX vs XeTeX

2021-12-19 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Stve, I like the Noto fonts, but my understanding is that all TeX Gyre fonts also work under PDFLaTeX. But, LUA is really cool. You can put simple stuff into the preamble like \usepackage{luacode} \begin{luacode*} socket = require "socket" function

Re: Fwd: "Lyx must be updated"

2021-12-16 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Murat, 2.40 is on the verge of going from Alpha to Beta, and patience is a virtue :-)-O el On 2021-12-16 10:56 , Murat Yildizoglu via lyx-users wrote: I have tried to send this to lyx-devel but I am not a member. Begin forwarded message: [...] This is what OSX 12.1 tells me now with Lyx

Re: I think we need a better name than "MWE"

2021-12-15 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
And https://texfaq.org/FAQ-minxampl el On 15/12/2021 14:37, Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users wrote: https://ctan.org/pkg/mwe el On 14/12/2021 22:05, Steve Litt via lyx-users wrote: Hi all, Here on the LyX list we use the word MWE to mean the simplest example that still exhibits

Re: Glitch (bug?) in 2.3.6.1 [FIXED]

2021-12-15 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Rich, Steve, that was a rhetorical question of course :-)-O I do however find that whenever I find myself using ERT I always try and look for a LyX way to do it, because I don't like ERT :-)-O I just found out myself, that on the Mac I can just do Option-0 :-)-O BTW, it should be

Re: I think we need a better name than "MWE"

2021-12-15 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
https://ctan.org/pkg/mwe el On 14/12/2021 22:05, Steve Litt via lyx-users wrote: Hi all, Here on the LyX list we use the word MWE to mean the simplest example that still exhibits the symptom. But MWE stands for Minimum *Working* Example, and by definition, the file that exhibits the symptom

Re: A big Christmas wish

2021-12-15 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
That may be so, but MacTeX Basic does not have it, and I still believe it's very easy to enclose BIB files with MWEs. Especially for us (experienced but( casual users. el On 14/12/2021 13:59, Kornel Benko via lyx-users wrote: Am Tue, 14 Dec 2021 13:36:52 +0200 schrieb Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx

Re: Glitch (bug?) in 2.3.6.1 [FIXED]

2021-12-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Or use curly braces. But why would you do this with ERT in the first place? Instead of \textdegree{} I just used the first character from Insert -> Symbols -> Superscripts and Subscripts and get ⁰C. Never mind that this not only was not an MWE. as you not only don't need the graphic,

Re: A big Christmas wish

2021-12-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Maybe, but it would be helpful not to have to look for it. el On 14/12/2021 12:21, Daniel via lyx-users wrote: On 13/12/2021 19:20, Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users wrote: [...] Attaching the BIB file would help... el Sorry. The attached file uses the standard biblatex example BIB file

Re: A big Christmas wish

2021-12-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Attaching the BIB file would help... el On 2021-12-13 09:18 , Daniel via lyx-users wrote: On 2021-12-11 10:39, Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: After having spent numerous hours/days in trying to get a Koma script book to work under luatex/biblatex my biggest Christmas wish is to get a

Re: LyX document corrupted [RESOLVED]

2021-12-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Rich, buy a Windoze box and you can do that daily :)-O el On 08/12/2021 21:05, Rich Shepard wrote: [...] Every few years something constipates the computer and it requires a reboot to clear the clog. [...] -- To email me replace 'nospam' with 'el' -- lyx-users mailing list

Re: How to find LyX' compile strategy?

2021-12-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
Steve, from my ~/.latemkrc # # set default to luatex (ie '4') # $pdf_mode = 4; # greetings, el On 08/12/2021 19:16, Steve Litt wrote: Dr Eberhard Lisse said on Wed, 8 Dec 2021 17:22:34 +0200 [...] Aside from the fact that latexmk needed

Re: Graphic file formatsx

2021-12-09 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse via lyx-users
ut the result has 950 pages. As I wrote elsewhere when working on a chapter I can compile that child document separately which takes 5-10 seconds and look at that before running the Makefile. Works for me. greetings, el On 08/12/2021 19:37, Steve Litt wrote: Rich Shepard said on Wed, 8 Dec 2021 07:

Re: How to find LyX' compile strategy?

2021-12-08 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
What's wrong with lyx -f -e pdf5 lawnmower.lyx or if you must, with lyx -f -e luatex lawnmower.lyx && latexmk lawnmower.tex el On 08/12/2021 03:20, Steve Litt wrote: [...] The following is my shellscript: ==

Re: Graphic file formatsx

2021-12-08 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
What does "slowly" mean? One could try the "draft" option (of graphicx) which should speed things up until the production runs. For my big handbook (which takes 110 seconds to compile (70 on the M1)) I have split this into child documents which compile individually within 10 to 15 seconds.

Re: beamer metropolis fonts

2021-12-01 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
I use \usepackage[medium]{noto} in the (middle of the) preamble :-)-O el On 2021-12-01 17:06 , Neal Becker wrote: I've been using beamer with metropolis theme for some time now. The recommended font here is Fira. I've used: \setsansfont[ BoldFont={Fira Sans SemiBold},

Re: Fwd: PDF Page Size

2021-10-19 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
If you were to look into the Emoji Handbook you'd find that I am credited with the stethoscope (25 years or so ago). The arrows are just pointing... el On 19/10/2021 13:56, Daniel wrote: On 18/10/2021 01:12, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: --> :-)-O <-- stands for I was joking Never came

Re: Fwd: PDF Page Size

2021-10-17 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
On 2021-10-15 16:38 , Daniel wrote: On 15/10/2021 13:07, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: On 15/10/2021 07:57, Ken Kopelson wrote: [...] What is the LyXBook class? Or if it refers to the layout, where did you get it from? What is the LyXBook class? I find Koma Script much better and easier

Re: Fwd: PDF Page Size

2021-10-17 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Ken, --> :-)-O <-- stands for I was joking If it works for you it works for you. However I am not sure that for LyX and LaTeX 64GB RAM makes that much difference, and we see many queries here caused by the MikReX setup. I run the latexbench on all machines I can lay my hands on and after

Re: Fwd: PDF Page Size

2021-10-15 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Ken, the answer is obvious, don't use Windows :-)-O But, I don't think it has anything to do with LyX but rather is a LaTeX issue, and guessing of setting a default page size installation wide. The LeX Live Manager app on the Mac has the option Configure --> Change Paper Size which

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed [RESOLVED]

2021-10-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Rich, Good that it's working now. In large documents, I find it helpful to pull out every section into its own child document and have other than the ToC only Include statements generated by Insert --> File --> Child Document... in the main file. I then put my preamble into an

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
I can only find LOG and PNG files, not a LyX, never mind an MWE :-)-O On 13/10/2021 17:06, Rich Shepard wrote: On Wed, 13 Oct 2021, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Because it is in the "label" (\cite key?) field whereas (I assume without having seen a MWE) the others are elsewhere (&quo

Re: Compile error

2021-10-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Oct 2021, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: BibTeX does not like Apostropes "'" in the label names. el, With more research on stackexchange I see that you're correct. My apologies. [...] -- To email me replace 'nospam' with 'el' -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lis

Re: Compile error [FIXED]

2021-10-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
':' also seem to work in LaTeX. And, there's not heat here :-)-O el On 14/10/2021 09:58, Steve Litt wrote: Rich Shepard said on Wed, 13 Oct 2021 08:10:57 -0700 (PDT) [...] I'm not taking sides in this too-heated argument, but my practice is to make every variable and filename consist of the

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
LOG files don't help. MWE's do :-)-O el On 14/10/2021 00:47, Rich Shepard wrote: The document now compiles without error using TeXLive2021 (and the 2020 version of texlive-extra), but the bibliography still does not print in the PDF. The latex.log has these warnings: LaTeX Warning: Citation

Re: END-OF-FRAME, once again..

2021-10-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
That comibiantion does not work on the Mac and so I use the Pulldown Insert --> Separated Frame Below after placing the cursor at the end of the last line. And of course you can always tie that to a simple(r) keystroke combination but I could not be bothered. el On 13/10/2021 17:12,

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
ally TeX commands, so you should avoid using underscores, for instance, if you ever need to print the actual cite key itself. el On 13/10/2021 14:54, Rich Shepard wrote: On Wed, 13 Oct 2021, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: IT. IS. THE. APOSTROPHE! 1. Then why is it only this one entry and not

Re: Compile error [FIXED]

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
: On Wed, 13 Oct 2021, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: [...] Actually, neither bibtex nor biblatex object to apostrophes or other accents and umlauts, etc. It's how they're entered and I had completely forgotten how to do it properly until this morning and recent caffinization. The solution

Re: END-OF-FRAME, once again..

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Neal, thanks. I am however now quite used to the LyX way and I hate ERT so I don't think I'll change my template just yet. For those who are interested it sits on https://github.com/gadmm/beamer-flex greetings, el On 13/10/2021 15:21, Neal Becker wrote: I've found the LyX UI for

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
IT. IS. THE. APOSTROPHE! On 12/10/2021 17:10, Rich Shepard wrote: On Tue, 12 Oct 2021, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Change the label/reference to OConnor2019 :-)-O BibDesk does not allow me to even enter a "'" el, $ grep -c -e "O'" documents/jabrefdb.bib 10 There are

Re: JabRef entry warning

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Paul, this is why I am getting irritated at the (ie his) persistent lack of sending in MWEs. Having to go through this (and every time) borders on the rude, and frustrates people like you (and me) who want to help. A small file such as your dummy file, producing the error with the required

Re: END-OF-FRAME, once again..

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
I totally disagree :-)-O but then I have written recently about having a template and using that for presentations. greetings, el On 13/10/2021 00:32, UD K wrote: On 10/12/21 7:49 PM, Steve Litt wrote: UD K said on Mon, 11 Oct 2021 17:47:46 +0200 [...] I like LyX as much as the next guy

Re: Compile error

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Rich, Which part of 'change the label from "O'Connor" to "OConnor"' do you not understand? Never mind the Minimal Working Example... BibTeX does not like Apostropes "'" in the label names. el On 12/10/2021 21:41, Rich Shepard wrote: [...] Now I still have biber complaining about the

Re: END-OF-FRAME, once again..

2021-10-13 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
:-)-O greetings, el On 13/10/2021 00:42, UD K wrote: On 10/12/21 4:54 PM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Ehud, https://www.google.com/search?q=%22MX+Linux%22+latex returns 89 results of which the first one https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?t=59086 gives a hint at how to get

Re: END-OF-FRAME, once again..

2021-10-12 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Ehud, https://www.google.com/search?q=%22MX+Linux%22+latex returns 89 results of which the first one https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?t=59086 gives a hint at how to get a TexLive installed. As it is Debian based, there are dummy packages for TexLive somewhere. el

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-12 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Change the label/reference to OConnor2019 :-)-O BibDesk does not allow me to even enter a "'" el On 12/10/2021 15:47, Rich Shepard wrote: [...] @article{O'Connor2019, abstract = {Mercury (Hg) is a potentially harmful trace element in the environment and one of the World Health

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-12 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Would be so much more helpful to include the complete citation, and even better a MWE. el On 12/10/2021 15:47, Rich Shepard wrote: [...] @article{O'Connor2019, abstract = {Mercury (Hg) is a potentially harmful trace element in the   environment and one of the World

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-12 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Rich, you can have whatever BST file is found by LaTeX, or rather whatever BST file LyX finds when Tools --> Reconfigure... is run. I for one like one called plaindin.bst which for German texts comes with the din1505 package (via the tlmgr manager) and have hacked me an English version which

Re: How to convert LyX doc to LaTeX

2021-10-12 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Please do not confuse novices with XeTeX. LyX can export to a number of formats from the File pulldown, PDF being the most common with several choices LuaTeX being probably the most common. There is also DVI, if really necessary, and of course LaTeX. Hoeevr you would only export to LaTeX

Re: KOMA-Script Report: page numbers not displaying

2021-10-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Revision Control is your friend :-)-O el On 2021-10-08 03:06 , Rich Shepard wrote: On Fri, 8 Oct 2021, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: I think, if you use one of these you must make appropriate definitions for the headers/footers lest nothing is being the default. However, when using Koma Script I

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Everybody has Word and how difficult can it be? Indeed it is very easy to write poorly looking documents in (Word and) LibreOffice. LaTeX enforces a lot of things, and this one of the reasons why you really have to try hard to write poorly looking documents, though I have seen many determined

Re: KOMA-Script Report: page numbers not displaying

2021-10-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Rich, I think, if you use one of these you must make appropriate definitions for the headers/footers lest nothing is being the default. However, when using Koma Script I set Document -> Settings... -> Page Layout -> Page Style: Default and in the preamble I put something something

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-07 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Virgil, how could that work in ANY program ("dorward" compatibility)? But it's Open Source, just pull the latest version once out of beta. The next one is rumored to support DocBook so you can get inti evenmore trouble :-)-O el On 2021-10-07 14:05 , Virgil Arrington wrote: [...] This is

LibreOffice to LyX (new thread)

2021-10-06 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
From my early days in private practice I have about 185 surgery reports which I wrote then in Open Office. They are in table form and when I am really bored I copy and paste them over into LyX files, review them and if it is correct I remove the original (ODT). In true Perl fashion I was

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-06 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
both, Virgil and Dr Eberhard Lisse for your interesting, informative tutorial. [...] As an aside: Retired? I was never as busy, nor learned more, before I was retired. [...] -- To email me replace 'nospam' with 'el' -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-06 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
On 05/10/2021 22:51, Virgil Arrington wrote: On 10/5/2021 2:45 PM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: [...] Actually constant misunderimprovements are one of the mistakes one often makes in presentations. I suspect you're right, but I just can't leave things alone. Once of my CPD/CME presentations

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-05 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Virgil, I have shortened and reformatted slightly for ease of reference. On 2021-10-05 15:24 , Virgil Arrington wrote: [...] Unlike our good Dr. E.L., I can't leave my slide designs alone. [...] Actually constant misunderimprovements are one of the mistakes one often makes in

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-04 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Steve, I do all my slides in Beamer. I have settled on a modified metropolis theme and that works very well and I haven't changed that in years years. I am a fan of 10-20-20 and bullet points and do my tables and graphs usually with knitR. If you have a clean pandoc template you can

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-04 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
It would probably easier to translate from LyX/LaTeX to LibreOffice/Word/RTF, but I have no idea (and of course no interest whatsoever) to find out (how to template the front page and page numbering. But, it is probably not worth the effort to even try :-)-O there must be gazillions of ugly Word

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-04 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
This list should be kept free from responses such as the one below because for many people they just do not care. Abstain from trying to continue stupid flame wars. el On 01/10/2021 19:07, Tobias Hilbricht wrote: Am Donnerstag, den 30.09.2021, 21:38 -0400 schrieb Steve Litt: [...] This

Re: Thanks

2021-10-03 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
08:31 , Osman Kemal Kadiroğlu wrote: Sorry, I am new in this list, so I could not find a reply button for a very helpful replies to my LibreOffice question by Steve Litt and Dr. Eberhard Lisse. Many thanks for the help you have given to me, I will try them. Best regards Osman Kemal Kadiroğlu

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-10-01 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
To go into even more detail: Look on CTAN for letterhead templates, of which they are galore. Then refine to those that do this in KomaScript and find one that is as close to your ideas as possible. This (probably a letter class options file *.LCO, the name of which you then add to LyX's

Re: LibreOffice to LyX

2021-09-30 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
You can't. Ad you should not :-)-O You need to create the header manually with KomaScript, which has a gazillion possibilities, and then you can save the signature image and add that image to the signature field. el On 30/09/2021 10:21, Osman Kemal Kadiroğlu wrote: Hi, I am a bit

Re: How to access the Date Field from Koma Letter in the (LaTeX) preamble.

2021-09-28 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
end_layout --- 185,190 If I don't, LyX (or rather Koma) sets up a default date (into the Koma variable), which then also comes up on the stamp. Complete files enclosed again. el On 28/09/2021 17:12, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Herbert, thanks. I seem to recall having asked this particula

Re: How to access the Date Field from Koma Letter in the (LaTeX) preamble.

2021-09-28 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
greetings, el On 25/09/2021 12:27, Herbert Voss wrote: Am 24.09.21 um 07:58 schrieb Dr Eberhard Lisse: here is the complete letter with the accompanying Koma Letter Class Option file, which either needs to be in the same directory or in one which texhash (which MUST be run after each change

Re: How to access the Date Field from Koma Letter in the (LaTeX) preamble.

2021-09-23 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
:25:57 AM PDT Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: [...] Thanks Doc, I have marked this email "important" and "action item." When I get some time I will try to figure it out. It prints your letterhead with some extraneous code. Do not try to tell me how to fix it. I need to figure tha

How to access the Date Field from Koma Letter in the (LaTeX) preamble.

2021-09-23 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Hi, I have hacked me a Stamp in LaTeX which works very well in the Koma Letter (by way of putting it in LyX's preamble. The stamp gets placed next to the signature block, slightly randomly placed, then slightly randomly rotated and by way of some roation of the frame achieving a realistic look

Re: Setting a permanent default class that is not "Article (Standard Class)

2021-09-20 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Try it out :-)-O Can't damage anything :-)-O el On 18/09/2021 18:23, Trevor Jenkins wrote: Thanks. Is that what that wording means‽ [...] -- To email me replace 'nospam' with 'el' -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org/mailman/listinfo/lyx-users

Re: Why don't I get an answer?

2021-09-14 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Wolfgang, (Linux) Libertine/Biolinum/Libertine Mono are supported by LyX (as normal fonts, ie unclick "Use non-TeX fonts...") Document -> Settings... -> Fonts unsurprisingly, and the pulldown will show you whether they are installed. If not tlmgr install libertine will sort

Re: How to modify text alignment

2021-09-08 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
RTFM :-)-O el On 07/09/2021 18:37, jezZiFeR wrote: Am 7. Sep. 2021, 15:55 +0200 schrieb Axel Dessecker : Am Dienstag, 7. September 2021, 15:28:41 CEST schrieb jezZiFeR: Hello, in Komascript report, block text is specified as the default for the text alignment.

Re: …dashed line…

2021-09-08 Thread Dr Eberhard Lisse
Just a minor nit, the dashrule package is required, which may need to be installed manually :-)-O But as always RTFM helps :-)-O el On 04/09/2021 21:18, Daniel wrote: On 2021-09-04 15:29, jezZiFeR wrote: Daniel, thank you! I will look into this later, because ERTs always takes time for me.

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