Re: Compiling LyX in debian buster

2020-04-16 Thread F M Salter
Hi Pavel Sanda <https://www.mail-archive.com/search?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.org=from:%22Pavel+Sanda%22> Thu, 16 Apr 2020 07:04:04 -0700 <https://www.mail-archive.com/search?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.org=date:20200416> On Thu, Apr 16, 2020 at 02:24:32PM +0100, F M Salter wrote:

Re: Compiling LyX in debian buster

2020-04-16 Thread F M Salter
Hi Charlie Thu, 16 Apr 2020 06:12:04 -0700 On Thu, 16 Apr 2020 11:36:32 +0100 F informed me of Compiling LyX in debian buster

Re: Compiling LyX in debian buster

2020-04-16 Thread F M Salter
On 16/04/2020 13:16, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le 16/04/2020 à 12:36, F M Salter a écrit : Hi, I and others have failed to compile lyx in several debian versions over many years -- all because of problems in accessing QT. At the moment I am trying to compile in buster

Compiling LyX in debian buster

2020-04-16 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     I and others have failed to compile lyx in several debian versions over many years -- all because of problems in accessing QT.     At the moment I am trying to compile in buster unsuccessfully.  Does any one know what needs to be set in the configuration. Regards Frank Salter --

Re: LyX 2.3.4 - Freezing cursor

2020-02-04 Thread F M Salter
Reply to Pavel Sanda 3 Feb     I have no recollection of it happening with 2.3.3 Regards Frank On 01/02/2020 17:54, F M Salter wrote: I am enclosing  a minimal example Regards Frank On 01/02/2020 16:00, F M Salter wrote: Replying to Pavel and Daniel     It is happening in one document

Re: LyX 2.3.4 - Freezing cursor

2020-02-03 Thread F M Salter
of the lines containing ellipses. ///If I use the mouse only it does not freeze but it only freezes using the keyboard./ Regards Frank On 01/02/2020 17:54, F M Salter wrote: I am enclosing  a minimal example Regards Frank On 01/02/2020 16:00, F M Salter wrote: Replying to Pavel and Daniel     It

Re: LyX 2.3.4 - Freezing cursor

2020-02-01 Thread F M Salter
I am enclosing  a minimal example Regards Frank On 01/02/2020 16:00, F M Salter wrote: Replying to Pavel and Daniel     It is happening in one document.  Also ^Z does not work after freeze. Only clicking with mouse unfreezes.     in a new document it does not freeze.     Desktop is KDE

Re: LyX 2.3.4 - Freezing cursor

2020-02-01 Thread F M Salter
Replying to Pavel and Daniel     It is happening in one document.  Also ^Z does not work after freeze. Only clicking with mouse unfreezes.     in a new document it does not freeze.     Desktop is KDE.  QT version is 4.8.7 Thanks Frank On 31/01/2020 09:18, F M Salter wrote: Hi,     Cursor

LyX 2.3.4 - Freezing cursor

2020-01-31 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     Cursor freezes after alt-I H D etc  Recovery is by clicking with the mouse when the cursor unfreezes and  the cursor can be moved to correct position, Regards Frank Salter -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org/mailman/listinfo/lyx-users

Re: More on ltxcmnds.sty

2020-01-16 Thread F M Salter
rch?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.org=date:20200114> On 1/14/20 11:39 AM, F M Salter wrote: <https://www.mail-archive.com/search?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.org=subject:%22Re%5C%3A+More+on+ltxcmnds.sty%22=newest>Hi Paul A. Rubin<https://www.mail-archive.com/search?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.o

Re: More on ltxcmnds.sty

2020-01-14 Thread F M Salter
ve.com/search?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.org=date:20200114> On 1/14/20 10:35 AM, F M Salter wrote: Hi     More problems which are really weird.     I can generate pdflatex output for the user guide but if I copy itto a new file the copy will not compile stating that ltxcmnds.sty

Re; More on ltxcmnds.sty

2020-01-14 Thread F M Salter
Correction ltxcmds,sty Frank -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org/mailman/listinfo/lyx-users

More on ltxcmnds.sty

2020-01-14 Thread F M Salter
Hi     More problems which are really weird.     I can generate pdflatex output for the user guide but if I copy it to a new file the copy will not compile stating that ltxcmnds.sty is required!  Any ideas? Regards Frank Salter -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org

ltxcmds.sty

2020-01-13 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     Suddenly compiling lyx documents for one user produces the bizarre situation that not one will  compile. They all report that ltxcmds.sty is required.  This is true even for a document with only the single word "test" as contents.  Other users are not affected.     Any suggestions?

re:bibliography-question

2019-05-28 Thread F M Salter
Hi     I don't know if this specific to bibllatex but to obtain all entries in the database to be referenced, I use ERT  \nocite{*} Regards Frank Salter

Re: BibLatex references with de, von etc

2019-03-07 Thread F M Salter
Finally,     author = {{de Boer}, J}     author = {{von Hayek}, Friedrich August } Any idea why the citations should have von ... but only Boer. Regards Frank Salter

Re: BibLatex references with de, von etc

2019-03-07 Thread F M Salter
I will try again. My excuse is that I am using a high definition monitor and I ban barely see the differences         author = {{de Boer), J}         author = {{von Hayek}, Friedrich August } Apologies for the noise. Frank Salter On 07/03/2019 11:17, F M Salter wrote: Correction

Re: BibLatex references with de, von etc

2019-03-07 Thread F M Salter
Correction to the typos.  The parentheses should be braces. That is     author = {{de Boer), J     author = {{von Hayek}, Friedrich August } Regards Frank Salter On 07/03/2019 10:53, F M Salter wrote: I am using lyx 2.3.2 on debian stretch.     I am finding different outputs for two

Re: BibLatex references with de, von etc

2019-03-07 Thread F M Salter
You are correct. They should be braces. Thank  you I will correct. Regards Frank I will correct On 07/03/2019 11:07, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 07.03.2019 um 11:53 schrieb F M Salter : I am using lyx 2.3.2 on debian stretch. I am finding different outputs for two cases author

BibLatex references with de, von etc

2019-03-07 Thread F M Salter
I am using lyx 2.3.2 on debian stretch.     I am finding different outputs for two cases         author = ({de Boer), J)         author = ({von Hayek}, Friedrich August )     The references are correct for both showinig the von and the de.  The citations styles apparently  differ.  von Hayek

re: Jabref

2019-01-25 Thread F M Salter
Wolfgang Enlelmann asked about window hiding with Jabref.  I think the only universal solution for all OS's is to use the button to hide the Jabref main window, which reveals the entry window below..     I use linux with the KDE environment.  In KDE, one can add extra buttons to windows'

Beamer overprint

2018-11-08 Thread F M Salter
Hi     I am attempting to overprint text and equations to identify significant text and the corresponding parts of the equations successively..     I am attaching an example for which I expected the text and equations to over print. Not to have non-overlaid text and two equations.     Is this a

LyX 2.3.1: Beamer --- overprint

2018-10-26 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     With overprint on slide, the Alt-P shift-return action creates another overprint.  To create a new frame it is necessary to create a standard line before it is possible to move to the next frame. Regards Frank Salter

Re: LyX 2.3.1 -- Beamer presentation

2018-10-19 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     Thanks to Daniel, I rectified the problem. Regards Frank Salter

Re: LyX 2.3.1 -- Beamer presentation

2018-10-19 Thread F M Salter
Hi, On Thu. 18 Oct 2018 04:26:19-0700, Baris Erkus wrote: > > Please Submit a MWE. > > BE     MWE enclosed. Regards Frank Salter jump.lyx Description: application/lyx

LyX 2.3.1 -- Beamer presentation

2018-10-17 Thread F M Salter
Hi     When a beamer presentation is presenting a itemised list line by line and the first (the only one at the time) line is shorter than later lines, then the heading on the first frame in not aligned with later frames.  It demonstrates a pronounced jump.     This did not happen with earlier

Re: Quotations within enumeration

2018-09-02 Thread F M Salter
Hi, On  Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:18 -0700,  Daniel wrote: > Hi, > >    I am not fully sure what it is exactly what you are after. If it is > the one attached, then the "trick" is to indent (e.g. with tab) > standard and quote environments. > Best, > Daniel > Thank you.  Your example demonstrated what

Quotations within enumeration

2018-09-01 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     Using LyX 2.3.1 and debian Jessie, I have been trying to to insert quotes inside an enumeration list with very little success.  The instructions in the Userguide are opaque.  The format I am trying to achieve is shown below. 1. x x     x x    qqq    qqq

pdfcomment

2018-08-14 Thread F M Salter
Hi     Clearly pdf's can have underlines of differing thickness'.  Is there a  way of increasing the thickness of underlines created by pdfcomments? Regards Frank Salter

Re: Figure captions

2018-06-09 Thread F M Salter
Thank both of you, Ricardo Berlasso  and Juergen Spitzmueller Frank Salter On 09/06/18 10:50, F M Salter wrote: > Hi > >     Is it possible to place captioned figures side by side rather than > vertically?   It is possible to place graphics, without captions, side > by side. 

Figure captions

2018-06-09 Thread F M Salter
Hi     Is it possible to place captioned figures side by side rather than vertically?   It is possible to place graphics, without captions, side by side.  Figure captions seem only to be used in floats.  Attempts to copy to a  box produces senseless! Regards Frank Salter

Re: LyX 2.3.0 --- unexpected spacing

2018-03-26 Thread F M Salter
ed to follow the equation immediately with no indent of any sort. Regards Frank Salter On 25/03/18 13:34, F M Salter wrote: > Hi, > >     An unexpected space is produced in the pdf output when: > >     A displayed equation is followed by a figure float and then by text, > in which case a

LyX 2.3.0 --- unexpected spacing

2018-03-25 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     An unexpected space is produced in the pdf output when:     A displayed equation is followed by a figure float and then by text, in which case a space appears before the text.     If the float is positioned in a different place, the spacing is as it should be.     I have reported this

Re: LyX 2.3 --- Citation at end of a quotation

2018-03-21 Thread F M Salter
On 20/03/18 14:34, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > Hi. > > I think the reason for the problem Frank reported is that LaTeX discards > leading space in some cases. So, if you just put a horizontal

LyX 2.3 --- Citation at end of a quotation

2018-03-19 Thread F M Salter
Hi.     I am trying to cite a quotation, so that the citation is placed right justified on the line following the last line of the quotation.     After ^Enter ^space , LyX displays a line with the citation on the right.  But the pdf output has the citation left justified on the following line.

Re: Text output encodings

2018-02-19 Thread F M Salter
On 19/02/18 07:55, F M Salter wrote: > Hi > >     When plain text is used as output, emphasised text loses emphasis. > >     Is there any way by which text output may be specified with utf-8 > encoding?   Emphasis could then be maintained. > > Regards > > Frank Sal

Re: Text output encodings

2018-02-19 Thread F M Salter
On 19/02/18 08:06, Daniel Kian Mc Kiernan wrote: > The very definition of “plain text” precludes what you're hoping > to get. The closest thing of which I know to what you want is > RTF (rich-text format) > Plain text is the export option offered by LyX. There is no RTF option! Regards Frank

Text output encodings

2018-02-18 Thread F M Salter
Hi     When plain text is used as output, emphasised text loses emphasis.     Is there any way by which text output may be specified with utf-8 encoding?   Emphasis could then be maintained. Regards Frank Salter

Re: html output --- LyX 2.3.0rc2

2018-02-04 Thread F M Salter
/ it is above.  For the upper case /Q/ it is at the same height as the top of the /Q/ . Regardss Frank Salter On 03/02/18 13:18, F M Salter wrote: > Hi > >     I generated html output for display equations with \dot.  The png's > generated had the dot in contact with the symbol. 

html output --- LyX 2.3.0rc2

2018-02-03 Thread F M Salter
Hi     I generated html output for display equations with \dot.  The png's generated had the dot in contact with the symbol.  Is this what is to be expected or is the dot too close to the symbol? Regards Frank Salter

Re: Lyx 2.3.0rc2 -- Incorrect saving of file-name in Linux

2018-01-30 Thread F M Salter
Correction:     please ignore export comments.  I had finished with two files.  I confused the one from which I carried out the exporting! Regards On 30/01/18 09:49, F M Salter wrote: > More problems. > >     Even when a LyX file has the correct number of dots and is saving > corre

Re: Lyx 2.3.0rc2 -- Incorrect saving of file-name in Linux

2018-01-30 Thread F M Salter
More problems.     Even when a LyX file has the correct number of dots and is saving correctly, export to other output forms loses the part after the dot.     This can easily lead to the disastrous overwriting of existing files. Regards Frank Salter On 30/01/18 09:03, F M Salter wrote: >

Lyx 2.3.0rc2 -- Incorrect saving of file-name in Linux

2018-01-30 Thread F M Salter
Hi        LyX saves new files with incorrect names when the specified name contains dots as separators.         Example:  Specified file name is  file-2018.Jan.30  expecting .lyx to be added as is usual                     Saved file name is      file-2018.Jan.lyx         If the full name

File names -- 2.3rc1

2017-12-23 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     Lyx 2.3 rc1 fails to save certain file names correctly!     I wish to create file names matching a particular pattern.   I enter the intended title  ---   test-2017.Dec.23.   Copy it with control-c.     Open the "save as" dialogue and paste using control-v.  At this point all appears

Re: LyX 2.3 with QT5

2017-10-10 Thread F M Salter
attention: Jean-Marc Lasgouttes     I do have pkg-config installed. Regards Frank On 10/10/17 10:50, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: > Le 10/10/2017 à 11:50, F M Salter a écrit : > > attention:  Jean-Marc Lasgouttes >     I installed qtdeclaratives-dev, but the failu

Re: LyX 2.3 with QT5

2017-10-10 Thread F M Salter
. Regards Frank On 10/10/17, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: > Le 09/10/2017 à 19:03, F M Salter a écrit : > > conftest.cpp:38:22: fatal error: qglobal.h: No such file or directory >#include > > This seems weird. Did you install also the xxx-dev packages needed > to build a

Re: LyX 2.3 with QT5

2017-10-09 Thread F M Salter
attention: Juergen Spitzmueller     Sorry I sent the wrong log.  Correct one and the configure output are attached. <https://www.mail-archive.com/search?l=lyx-users@lists.lyx.org=from:%22J%C3%BCrgen+Spitzm%C3%BCller%22> On 09/10/17 16:30, F M Salter wrote: > Hi, > >    

Re: LyX 2.3 with QT5

2017-10-09 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     I am enclosing the config.log file This file contains any messages produced by compilers while running configure, to aid debugging if configure makes a mistake. It was created by LyX configure 2.3.0beta1, which was generated by GNU Autoconf 2.69. Invocation command line was $

Re: LyX 2.3 with QT5

2017-10-09 Thread F M Salter
JMarc     Thank you for your prompt response.     I believe I have installed all the development packages of which I am aware.  I did use  --enable-qt5, without success.     I have also noticed that the included boost libraries were used even though system-wide boost libraries and headers are

LyX 2.3 with QT5

2017-10-09 Thread F M Salter
Hi,     I am attempting and failing to compile 2.3 with QT5 in Debian Stretch.  Setting QTDIR to all directories-qt5 in turn produces the same configuration failure, suggesting QT5DIR is set incorrectly.     Has anyone done this successfully?  If so would you please explain what needs to be done

Koma-script adjustments

2017-07-27 Thread F M Salter
Hi, Koma-script provides ways of adjusting title and author fonts and their line spacing. Using LyX, is it possible to alter the spacing before and after the title and author? Does anyone know of any way of controlling the spacing. Negative line spacings have no effect. Using LyX,

Stix fonts

2017-06-04 Thread F M Salter
Hi, With texlive 2017 containing the stix two fonts, will they be one of the font choices readily available in LyX 2.3? Regards Frank Salter

LyX 2.3 alpha nomenclature

2017-04-26 Thread F M Salter
Nomenclature entries produce pdf showing $x$ not /x!/ Regards Frank Salter

Re: texlive in Debian

2017-04-26 Thread F M Salter
On 25/04/17, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > I am frequently reminded by the Debian system to install texlive, > which is, however, of 2014, whereas I am using the one of 2016.If I > click the various texlive packages away (a bit cumbersome, around 14 > or so packages) I am told that it is needed

Re: English aka british

2017-03-03 Thread F M Salter
> On 03/03/17 11:00, Jürgen Spitzmüller wrote: > > Am Freitag, den 03.03.2017, 14:55 + schrieb F M Salter: > > To the best of my knowledge there is no US-English in my article at > > all. However the scrartcls is given the arguments [english,british] > > by LyX

Re: English aka british

2017-03-03 Thread F M Salter
On 03/03/17 11:00, Jü LyX Document LyX Document LyX Document rgen Spitzmü LyX Document ller wrote: > Am Freitag, den 03.03.2017, 07:28 + schrieb F M Salter: >> Hi >> >> Sorry about the subject, >> >> but being an Englishman I find it a hard

English aka british

2017-03-02 Thread F M Salter
Hi Sorry about the subject, but being an Englishman I find it a hard pill to swallow that my native language is not to be called "english" but "british"! I have found that when using the KOMA scrartcl class with the LyX setting "English (UK)" and biblatex/biber, pdflatex issues

hyperref

2017-02-13 Thread F M Salter
Hi Using LyX 2.2.2 and biblatex/biber, the following occurs. When a citation is LyX provides a hyperref link around the When a citation is <(year)> there is no hyperref link at all! Any suggestions, please, about how to ensure the linkage for the second case? regards Frank

Floats --- long captions

2017-02-01 Thread F M Salter
System: LyX 2.2.2 -- TeX Live (fully updated) Short captions centre correctly but long captions -- longer than a single line -- appear left justified. Is this the intended action or is this a bug? Regards Frank Salter

Fragility

2016-11-18 Thread F M Salter
I would like to raise a question for everyone about what I am describing as fragility in LyX. I use Lyx as a method of recording my own thinking on various subjects including mathematical analyses, a tool to annotate material (usually academic papers which can not be annotated directly)

Character encodings

2016-09-08 Thread F M Salter
Hi, In the User Guide it states: LyX Document biber provides full Unicode support, ...only with the package *biblatex*; recommended for multilingual texts and for languages that don't use Latin letters There is no further information in "Additional Features". in

Cursor width

2016-07-29 Thread F M Salter
Hi, Opening Menu Tools>preferences>Editing>Control provides the "Cursor width (pixels)" settings. Regards Frank Salter

Biblatex in LyX 2.2

2016-06-13 Thread F M Salter
Hi In attempting to follow the biblatex instructions on the wiki, I have run into two problems. I would very much appreciate a helping hand. 1. Using the style authoryear produces the required "References" section heading on the left. There is however on each reference page an

Re: 2.2 -- table problems

2016-06-06 Thread F M Salter
On 06/06/12:59-0700, Paul A. Rubin wrote: > > Hi > > I am attaching a small table which produces erroneous output. > > > > 1. mathematical symbol m in headings > > 2. non-alignment of decimal points > > > > Any suggestions? > > > === >

Re: 2.2 -- table problems

2016-06-06 Thread F M Salter
. The reason I need the decimal alignment is that I do not to suggest an undeserved precision to the othere numbers in the column. > > On 6 June 2016 at 06:57, F M Salter <fmsal...@blueyonder.co.uk > <mailto:fmsal...@blueyonder.co.uk>> wrote: > > Hi >

2.2 -- table problems

2016-06-06 Thread F M Salter
Hi I am attaching a small table which produces erroneous output. 1. mathematical symbol m in headings 2. non-alignment of decimal points Any suggestions? Regards Frank Salter table.lyx Description: application/lyx

2.2rc1: Graphic scaling problem

2016-04-27 Thread F M Salter
After introducing an oversized graphic png image, attempts to set the scaling fail! LyX appears set the scaling, when OK is pressed but fails to complete this action -- the scale is left unset After using a text editor to insert i"width 100text%" for the image, LyX will work as intended

2.2.0(rc1) -- .PDF Comment

2016-04-20 Thread F M Salter
The attached LyX file produces erroneous output. The output is self-explanatory.. Regards Frank Salter test_PDF_Comments.lyx Description: application/lyx

2.222.0(rc1) - a problem

2016-04-14 Thread F M Salter
I experienced a minor problems; resolved by editing the LyX file with a text editor. I copied text from a "quote" into a footnote -- the resulting text froze. The copying included environment settings, the removal of which solved the problem. Otherwise all appears OK Thanks to the

Support for aspell --- LyX 2.0 onwards

2014-11-15 Thread F M Salter
In the wiki new restrictions are indicated which seem to imply the withdrawal of support for aspell. Aspell dictionary version 6 is discussed. However version 7 is now available which works with aspell 6! It appears that hunspell is being presented as the spell checker of choice. Is this

Re: Support for aspell --- LyX 2.0 onwards

2014-11-15 Thread F M Salter
On 15/11/14 10:32, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 15.11.2014 um 11:13 schrieb Liviu Andronic landronim...@gmail.com: On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 11:43 AM, F M Salter fmsal...@virginmedia.com wrote: In the wiki new restrictions are indicated which seem to imply the withdrawal of support for aspell. Aspell

Support for aspell --- LyX 2.0 onwards

2014-11-15 Thread F M Salter
In the wiki new restrictions are indicated which seem to imply the withdrawal of support for aspell. Aspell dictionary version 6 is discussed. However version 7 is now available which works with aspell 6! It appears that hunspell is being presented as the spell checker of choice. Is this

Re: Support for aspell --- LyX 2.0 onwards

2014-11-15 Thread F M Salter
On 15/11/14 10:32, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 15.11.2014 um 11:13 schrieb Liviu Andronic landronim...@gmail.com: On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 11:43 AM, F M Salter fmsal...@virginmedia.com wrote: In the wiki new restrictions are indicated which seem to imply the withdrawal of support for aspell. Aspell

Support for aspell --- LyX 2.0 onwards

2014-11-15 Thread F M Salter
In the wiki new restrictions are indicated which seem to imply the withdrawal of support for aspell. Aspell dictionary version 6 is discussed. However version 7 is now available which works with aspell 6! It appears that hunspell is being presented as the spell checker of choice. Is this

Re: Support for aspell --- LyX 2.0 onwards

2014-11-15 Thread F M Salter
On 15/11/14 10:32, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 15.11.2014 um 11:13 schrieb Liviu Andronic <landronim...@gmail.com>: On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 11:43 AM, F M Salter <fmsal...@virginmedia.com> wrote: In the wiki new restrictions are indicated which seem to imply the withdrawal of suppor