Re: Math Palettes are ineffective (MAC OS EL CAPITAN - LyX 2.1.4)

2015-11-16 Thread James Sutherland
I can confirm this problem. My suggestion is to type out the latex form for characters rather than using the palettes. This is faster, but does require that you know the latex form. James On Fri, Nov 13, 2015 at 11:12 AM, Pierre Bessière wrote: > Hi all, > > I just

Re: Does LyX work with MBP Retina screen?

2015-10-05 Thread James Sutherland
Scott, LyX works fine with MBP Retina displays. However, it doesn't look very good on those screens (it looks slightly pixelated). It is a matter of appearance, not functionality. James On Oct 4, 2015 4:43 PM, "Scott Kostyshak" wrote: > I have read that LyX 2.1.4 does work,

Re: graphical float placements

2015-03-26 Thread James Sutherland
Try using Inset - Formatting - Clear Page, which will dump all floats and get LaTeX out of its confused state. ​James ​ On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 3:57 PM, fmsal...@virginmedia.com fmsal...@virginmedia.com wrote: Stephan Buonopane wrote: | If you want full manual control of float placement,

Re: graphical float placements

2015-03-26 Thread James Sutherland
Try using Inset - Formatting - Clear Page, which will dump all floats and get LaTeX out of its confused state. ​James ​ On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 3:57 PM, fmsal...@virginmedia.com fmsal...@virginmedia.com wrote: Stephan Buonopane wrote: | If you want full manual control of float placement,

Re: graphical float placements

2015-03-26 Thread James Sutherland
Try using Inset -> Formatting -> Clear Page, which will dump all floats and get LaTeX out of its confused state. ​James ​ On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 3:57 PM, fmsal...@virginmedia.com < fmsal...@virginmedia.com> wrote: > Stephan Buonopane wrote: > > | If you want full manual control of float

Re: LyX on Retina display

2015-01-13 Thread James Sutherland
Philippe, Once you use a retina display, anything else is hard on the eyes. And the LyX font issue on retina is a bit annoying because, by comparison, everything else looks so clean. However, it certainly is not unusable and for anyone to claim otherwise is a bit of an overreaction. I have

Re: LyX on Retina display

2015-01-13 Thread James Sutherland
Philippe, Once you use a retina display, anything else is hard on the eyes. And the LyX font issue on retina is a bit annoying because, by comparison, everything else looks so clean. However, it certainly is not unusable and for anyone to claim otherwise is a bit of an overreaction. I have

Re: LyX on Retina display

2015-01-13 Thread James Sutherland
Philippe, Once you use a retina display, anything else is hard on the eyes. And the LyX font issue on retina is a bit annoying because, by comparison, everything else looks so clean. However, it certainly is not "unusable" and for anyone to claim otherwise is a bit of an overreaction. I have

Re: Center All Graphics

2014-10-02 Thread James Sutherland
Better yet, why doesn't LyX center graphics (at least in floats) by default? It centers captions by default, so why not graphics? This inconsistency has long annoyed me... ​James ​ On Thu, Oct 2, 2014 at 2:19 PM, Chris Rackauckas m...@chrisrackauckas.com wrote: Hello, I am trying to

Re: Center All Graphics

2014-10-02 Thread James Sutherland
Better yet, why doesn't LyX center graphics (at least in floats) by default? It centers captions by default, so why not graphics? This inconsistency has long annoyed me... ​James ​ On Thu, Oct 2, 2014 at 2:19 PM, Chris Rackauckas m...@chrisrackauckas.com wrote: Hello, I am trying to

Re: Center All Graphics

2014-10-02 Thread James Sutherland
Better yet, why doesn't LyX center graphics (at least in floats) by default? It centers captions by default, so why not graphics? This inconsistency has long annoyed me... ​James ​ On Thu, Oct 2, 2014 at 2:19 PM, Chris Rackauckas wrote: > Hello, > I am trying to

cannot select local bst file?

2014-08-01 Thread James Sutherland
I am running LyX 2.1.1 on a Mac with OSX 10.9.4. When I try to select a local *.bst file in a bibliography, the console shows the following error: 2014-08-01 09:36:45.338 lyx[52673:303] modalSession has been exited prematurely - check for a reentrant call to endModalSession: 2014-08-01

cannot select local bst file?

2014-08-01 Thread James Sutherland
I am running LyX 2.1.1 on a Mac with OSX 10.9.4. When I try to select a local *.bst file in a bibliography, the console shows the following error: 2014-08-01 09:36:45.338 lyx[52673:303] modalSession has been exited prematurely - check for a reentrant call to endModalSession: 2014-08-01

cannot select local bst file?

2014-08-01 Thread James Sutherland
I am running LyX 2.1.1 on a Mac with OSX 10.9.4. When I try to select a local *.bst file in a bibliography, the console shows the following error: > 2014-08-01 09:36:45.338 lyx[52673:303] modalSession has been exited > prematurely - check for a reentrant call to endModalSession: > 2014-08-01

Re: Installing Lyx/Mac w/out MacTeX. Is it possible?

2014-01-29 Thread James Sutherland
Note that some things won't work as nice - like the preview option available for some ERT or equations which get typeset in place by running latex in the background. Other than that, it should work as a text editor just fine. James http://meetme.so/sutherland On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 12:05

Re: Installing Lyx/Mac w/out MacTeX. Is it possible?

2014-01-29 Thread James Sutherland
Note that some things won't work as nice - like the preview option available for some ERT or equations which get typeset in place by running latex in the background. Other than that, it should work as a text editor just fine. James http://meetme.so/sutherland On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 12:05

Re: Installing Lyx/Mac w/out MacTeX. Is it possible?

2014-01-29 Thread James Sutherland
Note that some things won't work as nice - like the "preview" option available for some ERT or equations which get typeset in place by running latex in the background. Other than that, it should work as a text editor just fine. James On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at

Re: Anyone used Lyx on Mac OS X Mavericks

2013-10-31 Thread James Sutherland
I just started testing with Mavericks and haven't seen any trouble with LyX. James On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 12:41 PM, Murat Yildizoglu murat.yildizo...@u-bordeaux4.fr wrote: This probably depends on your keyboard configuration too. I use a customized French configuration where \ is inserted

Re: Anyone used Lyx on Mac OS X Mavericks

2013-10-31 Thread James Sutherland
I just started testing with Mavericks and haven't seen any trouble with LyX. James On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 12:41 PM, Murat Yildizoglu murat.yildizo...@u-bordeaux4.fr wrote: This probably depends on your keyboard configuration too. I use a customized French configuration where \ is inserted

Re: Anyone used Lyx on Mac OS X Mavericks

2013-10-31 Thread James Sutherland
I just started testing with Mavericks and haven't seen any trouble with LyX. James On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 12:41 PM, Murat Yildizoglu < murat.yildizo...@u-bordeaux4.fr> wrote: > This probably depends on your keyboard configuration too. I use a > customized French configuration where \ is

Re: Lyx on Retina - works!

2013-07-01 Thread James Sutherland
Before I switch to a macports installation of LyX, can someone confirm that the fonts show up properly (not blurred) as they do in the binary installation? Thanks, James On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 5:14 AM, Rainer M Krug rai...@krugs.de wrote: Hi I wasn't aware that this is working now, but I

Re: Lyx on Retina - works!

2013-07-01 Thread James Sutherland
Before I switch to a macports installation of LyX, can someone confirm that the fonts show up properly (not blurred) as they do in the binary installation? Thanks, James On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 5:14 AM, Rainer M Krug rai...@krugs.de wrote: Hi I wasn't aware that this is working now, but I

Re: Lyx on Retina - works!

2013-07-01 Thread James Sutherland
Before I switch to a macports installation of LyX, can someone confirm that the fonts show up properly (not blurred) as they do in the binary installation? Thanks, James On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 5:14 AM, Rainer M Krug wrote: > Hi > > I wasn't aware that this is working now,

Re: Caption-Figure Alignment

2013-03-08 Thread James Sutherland
On Fri, Mar 8, 2013 at 1:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann engelm...@uni-tuebingen.de wrote: Am Freitag, 8. März 2013, 01:39:18 schrieb Moco: Can anyone show me how to make caption and figure in a figure plot vertically aligned? For now, it seems that the caption is left-adjusted while the the

Re: Caption-Figure Alignment

2013-03-08 Thread James Sutherland
On Fri, Mar 8, 2013 at 1:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann engelm...@uni-tuebingen.de wrote: Am Freitag, 8. März 2013, 01:39:18 schrieb Moco: Can anyone show me how to make caption and figure in a figure plot vertically aligned? For now, it seems that the caption is left-adjusted while the the

Re: Caption-Figure Alignment

2013-03-08 Thread James Sutherland
On Fri, Mar 8, 2013 at 1:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann < engelm...@uni-tuebingen.de> wrote: > Am Freitag, 8. März 2013, 01:39:18 schrieb Moco: > > Can anyone show me how to make caption and figure in a figure plot > > vertically aligned? > > For now, it seems that the caption is left-adjusted while

Re: Lyx on MacBook Pro retina

2012-10-01 Thread James Sutherland
On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 1:48 AM, Stephan Witt st.w...@gmx.net wrote: Am 30.09.2012 um 01:22 schrieb James Sutherland james.sutherl...@utah.edu : Here is a way to get it working (for the displayed text at least - icons are another matter): 1. Edit /Applications/LyX.app/Contents

Re: Lyx on MacBook Pro retina

2012-10-01 Thread James Sutherland
On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 1:48 AM, Stephan Witt st.w...@gmx.net wrote: Am 30.09.2012 um 01:22 schrieb James Sutherland james.sutherl...@utah.edu : Here is a way to get it working (for the displayed text at least - icons are another matter): 1. Edit /Applications/LyX.app/Contents

Re: Lyx on MacBook Pro retina

2012-10-01 Thread James Sutherland
On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 1:48 AM, Stephan Witt <st.w...@gmx.net> wrote: > Am 30.09.2012 um 01:22 schrieb James Sutherland <james.sutherl...@utah.edu > >: > > > Here is a way to get it working (for the displayed text at least - icons > are another matter): > &g

Re: Lyx on MacBook Pro retina

2012-09-29 Thread James Sutherland
Here is a way to get it working (for the displayed text at least - icons are another matter): 1. Edit /Applications/LyX.app/Contents/Info.plist 2. At the bottom of that file, inside the dict scope, add the following two lines: keyNSHighResolutionCapable/key true/ Restart LyX and you

Re: Lyx on MacBook Pro retina

2012-09-29 Thread James Sutherland
Here is a way to get it working (for the displayed text at least - icons are another matter): 1. Edit /Applications/LyX.app/Contents/Info.plist 2. At the bottom of that file, inside the dict scope, add the following two lines: keyNSHighResolutionCapable/key true/ Restart LyX and you

Re: Lyx on MacBook Pro retina

2012-09-29 Thread James Sutherland
Here is a way to get it working (for the displayed text at least - icons are another matter): 1. Edit /Applications/LyX.app/Contents/Info.plist 2. At the bottom of that file, inside the scope, add the following two lines: NSHighResolutionCapable Restart LyX and you should be good to

Layout for changing font within a paragraph?

2012-05-04 Thread James Sutherland
LyX users, I am trying to create a local layout that allows me to change the font. This is what I have so far: Format 35 Style Revision CopyStyle Standard LatexName textcolor{red} LatexType Command Font Color Red EndFont End The problem is that this applies to an entire

Re: Layout for changing font within a paragraph?

2012-05-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 11:06 AM, James Sutherland james.sutherl...@utah.edu wrote: LyX users, I am trying to create a local layout that allows me to change the font. This is what I have so far: Format 35 Style Revision CopyStyle Standard LatexName textcolor{red} LatexType Command

Layout for changing font within a paragraph?

2012-05-04 Thread James Sutherland
LyX users, I am trying to create a local layout that allows me to change the font. This is what I have so far: Format 35 Style Revision CopyStyle Standard LatexName textcolor{red} LatexType Command Font Color Red EndFont End The problem is that this applies to an entire

Re: Layout for changing font within a paragraph?

2012-05-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 11:06 AM, James Sutherland james.sutherl...@utah.edu wrote: LyX users, I am trying to create a local layout that allows me to change the font. This is what I have so far: Format 35 Style Revision CopyStyle Standard LatexName textcolor{red} LatexType Command

Layout for changing font within a paragraph?

2012-05-04 Thread James Sutherland
LyX users, I am trying to create a "local layout" that allows me to change the font. This is what I have so far: > Format 35 > > Style Revision > > CopyStyle Standard > > LatexName textcolor{red} > > LatexType Command > > Font > > Color Red > > EndFont > > End > The problem is that this applies

Re: Layout for changing font within a paragraph?

2012-05-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 11:06 AM, James Sutherland <james.sutherl...@utah.edu > wrote: > LyX users, > > I am trying to create a "local layout" that allows me to change the font. > This is what I have so far: > >> Format 35 >> >> Style Revision &

Re: word2lyx (Word to LyX Translator): Status Update

2012-03-02 Thread James Sutherland
Rob, This sounds very nice! Any ideas about whether you will be able to support cross references and translate that into LyX/LaTeX labels/references? James On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 10:33 AM, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Dear Users and Developers, I wanted to give everyone a quick

Re: word2lyx (Word to LyX Translator): Status Update

2012-03-02 Thread James Sutherland
Rob, This sounds very nice! Any ideas about whether you will be able to support cross references and translate that into LyX/LaTeX labels/references? James On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 10:33 AM, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Dear Users and Developers, I wanted to give everyone a quick

Re: word2lyx (Word to LyX Translator): Status Update

2012-03-02 Thread James Sutherland
Rob, This sounds very nice! Any ideas about whether you will be able to support cross references and translate that into LyX/LaTeX labels/references? James On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 10:33 AM, Rob Oakes wrote: > Dear Users and Developers, > > I wanted to give everyone a

Re: Slow scrolling

2012-01-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 5:08 PM, Jerry lancebo...@qwest.net wrote: On Jan 3, 2012, at 4:51 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday, January 02, 2012 10:12:47 PM Jerry wrote: I'm evaluating LyX for a major project and am mightily impressed. However, there is one problem that stands out:

Re: Slow scrolling

2012-01-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 9:57 AM, Murat Yildizoglu myi...@gmail.com wrote: Strange indeed, On my MBP(*), there is no visible lag. Using my touchpad's scroll down (two finger gesture), I can go from start of the Guide de l'utilisateur to its end in 14 seconds. Lyx 2.0.2, standard binary

Re: Slow scrolling

2012-01-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 5:08 PM, Jerry lancebo...@qwest.net wrote: On Jan 3, 2012, at 4:51 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Monday, January 02, 2012 10:12:47 PM Jerry wrote: I'm evaluating LyX for a major project and am mightily impressed. However, there is one problem that stands out:

Re: Slow scrolling

2012-01-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 9:57 AM, Murat Yildizoglu myi...@gmail.com wrote: Strange indeed, On my MBP(*), there is no visible lag. Using my touchpad's scroll down (two finger gesture), I can go from start of the Guide de l'utilisateur to its end in 14 seconds. Lyx 2.0.2, standard binary

Re: Slow scrolling

2012-01-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 5:08 PM, Jerry wrote: > > On Jan 3, 2012, at 4:51 PM, Steve Litt wrote: > > > On Monday, January 02, 2012 10:12:47 PM Jerry wrote: > >> I'm evaluating LyX for a major project and am mightily impressed. > >> > >> However, there is one problem that

Re: Slow scrolling

2012-01-04 Thread James Sutherland
On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 9:57 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: > Strange indeed, > On my MBP(*), there is no visible lag. Using my touchpad's scroll down > (two finger gesture), I can go from start of the Guide de l'utilisateur to > its end in 14 seconds. Lyx 2.0.2, standard binary

Re: Lyx 2.0.1 not working on Lion

2011-10-01 Thread James Sutherland
FWIW, I have been running LyX 2.0.1 on Lion for a month or more now without problems. Perhaps it is something else in your software stack causing the problem (e.g. your LaTeX installation)? I am using MacPorts for my LaTeX distribution, so I cannot comment on MacTex compatibility, but this

Re: Lyx 2.0.1 not working on Lion

2011-10-01 Thread James Sutherland
FWIW, I have been running LyX 2.0.1 on Lion for a month or more now without problems. Perhaps it is something else in your software stack causing the problem (e.g. your LaTeX installation)? I am using MacPorts for my LaTeX distribution, so I cannot comment on MacTex compatibility, but this

Re: Lyx 2.0.1 not working on Lion

2011-10-01 Thread James Sutherland
FWIW, I have been running LyX 2.0.1 on Lion for a month or more now without problems. Perhaps it is something else in your software stack causing the problem (e.g. your LaTeX installation)? I am using MacPorts for my LaTeX distribution, so I cannot comment on MacTex compatibility, but this

Re: 1.1999

2011-08-31 Thread James Sutherland
On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 6:22 PM, Charles Reichert creicher...@gmail.comwrote: If I have a number: 1.19... How can I get the bar (I forget the name) over the 9 so it just reads 1.199 In math mode: 1.1\bar{99}

Re: 1.1999

2011-08-31 Thread James Sutherland
On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 6:22 PM, Charles Reichert creicher...@gmail.comwrote: If I have a number: 1.19... How can I get the bar (I forget the name) over the 9 so it just reads 1.199 In math mode: 1.1\bar{99}

Re: 1.1999

2011-08-31 Thread James Sutherland
On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 6:22 PM, Charles Reichert wrote: > If I have a number: 1.19... How can I get the bar (I forget the name) > over the 9 so it just reads 1.199 > > In math mode: 1.1\bar{99}

small feature request - center graphics

2011-08-04 Thread James Sutherland
I would like to request that floating graphics and table environments be centered by default. They are currently left-justified. This is particularly awkward since the caption is centered. Is this a setting that can be changed locally? If not, can we have a vote on changing the default

small feature request - center graphics

2011-08-04 Thread James Sutherland
I would like to request that floating graphics and table environments be centered by default. They are currently left-justified. This is particularly awkward since the caption is centered. Is this a setting that can be changed locally? If not, can we have a vote on changing the default

small feature request - center graphics

2011-08-04 Thread James Sutherland
I would like to request that floating graphics and table environments be centered by default. They are currently left-justified. This is particularly awkward since the caption is centered. Is this a setting that can be changed locally? If not, can we have a "vote" on changing the default

bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
I think that I may have found a bug in LyX. 1. Create a footnote. 2. In the footnote, insert a hyperlink 3. In the target field of the hyperlink, insert a URL with a # sign in it, i.e. www.example.com/#1 Latex fails to compile this document. A hyperlink with a # in the target works as long

Re: bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
On Apr 18, 2009, at 5:27 PM, Stefano Franchi wrote: On Saturday 18 April 2009 17:24:38 James Sutherland wrote: I think that I may have found a bug in LyX. 1. Create a footnote. 2. In the footnote, insert a hyperlink 3. In the target field of the hyperlink, insert a URL with a # sign

Re: bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
I can confirm the problem on Mac OS X 10.5.6 with TeXLive 2008. Here's the error message (repeated 3 times): Illegal parameter number in definition of \...@tempa. } You meant to type ## instead of #, right? Or maybe a } was forgotten somewhere earlier, and things are all screwed up? I'm going

bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
I think that I may have found a bug in LyX. 1. Create a footnote. 2. In the footnote, insert a hyperlink 3. In the target field of the hyperlink, insert a URL with a # sign in it, i.e. www.example.com/#1 Latex fails to compile this document. A hyperlink with a # in the target works as long

Re: bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
On Apr 18, 2009, at 5:27 PM, Stefano Franchi wrote: On Saturday 18 April 2009 17:24:38 James Sutherland wrote: I think that I may have found a bug in LyX. 1. Create a footnote. 2. In the footnote, insert a hyperlink 3. In the target field of the hyperlink, insert a URL with a # sign

Re: bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
I can confirm the problem on Mac OS X 10.5.6 with TeXLive 2008. Here's the error message (repeated 3 times): Illegal parameter number in definition of \...@tempa. } You meant to type ## instead of #, right? Or maybe a } was forgotten somewhere earlier, and things are all screwed up? I'm going

bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
I think that I may have found a bug in LyX. 1. Create a footnote. 2. In the footnote, insert a hyperlink 3. In the "target" field of the hyperlink, insert a URL with a "#" sign in it, i.e. www.example.com/#1 Latex fails to compile this document. A hyperlink with a "#" in the target works

Re: bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
On Apr 18, 2009, at 5:27 PM, Stefano Franchi wrote: On Saturday 18 April 2009 17:24:38 James Sutherland wrote: I think that I may have found a bug in LyX. 1. Create a footnote. 2. In the footnote, insert a hyperlink 3. In the "target" field of the hyperlink, insert a URL with

Re: bug in hyperlink and footnote?

2009-04-18 Thread James Sutherland
I can confirm the problem on Mac OS X 10.5.6 with TeXLive 2008. Here's the error message (repeated 3 times): Illegal parameter number in definition of \...@tempa. } You meant to type ## instead of #, right? Or maybe a } was forgotten somewhere earlier, and things are all screwed up? I'm going

Re: Double click LyX on Mac doesn't open LyX

2008-12-19 Thread James Sutherland
So, where do I start? Mac OS: 10.3.9 LyX Ver: 1.6.1 Not the answer you want, but you might start by updating the OS. I haven't had any trouble with OS 10.5.x. 10.3.x is pretty old...

Re: Double click LyX on Mac doesn't open LyX

2008-12-19 Thread James Sutherland
So, where do I start? Mac OS: 10.3.9 LyX Ver: 1.6.1 Not the answer you want, but you might start by updating the OS. I haven't had any trouble with OS 10.5.x. 10.3.x is pretty old...

Re: Double click LyX on Mac doesn't open LyX

2008-12-19 Thread James Sutherland
So, where do I start? Mac OS: 10.3.9 LyX Ver: 1.6.1 Not the answer you want, but you might start by updating the OS. I haven't had any trouble with OS 10.5.x. 10.3.x is pretty old...

Re: cross-references in multiple documents

2008-12-18 Thread James Sutherland
While I am not a developer, and so cannot provide authoritative insight into this, my experience is that in 1.6 all references are available from all child documents IF you have the master or parent document loaded. Note, however, that there are some issues with macros. A macro defined

Re: cross-references in multiple documents

2008-12-18 Thread James Sutherland
While I am not a developer, and so cannot provide authoritative insight into this, my experience is that in 1.6 all references are available from all child documents IF you have the master or parent document loaded. Note, however, that there are some issues with macros. A macro defined

Re: cross-references in multiple documents

2008-12-18 Thread James Sutherland
While I am not a developer, and so cannot provide authoritative insight into this, my experience is that in 1.6 all references are available from all child documents IF you have the "master" or "parent" document loaded. Note, however, that there are some issues with macros. A macro

Re: Spellchecking / Aspell problems

2008-12-17 Thread James Sutherland
On the mac, I used Fink to install ispell. http://www.finkproject.org/index.php That worked just fine. Then you don't even need the developer tools - unless you want to compile from source... James On Dec 17, 2008, at 1:01 PM, jezZiFeR wrote: Hello, I installed the mac developer

Re: Spellchecking / Aspell problems

2008-12-17 Thread James Sutherland
On the mac, I used Fink to install ispell. http://www.finkproject.org/index.php That worked just fine. Then you don't even need the developer tools - unless you want to compile from source... James On Dec 17, 2008, at 1:01 PM, jezZiFeR wrote: Hello, I installed the mac developer

Re: Spellchecking / Aspell problems

2008-12-17 Thread James Sutherland
On the mac, I used Fink to install ispell. http://www.finkproject.org/index.php That worked just fine. Then you don't even need the developer tools - unless you want to compile from source... James On Dec 17, 2008, at 1:01 PM, jezZiFeR wrote: Hello, I installed the mac developer

Re: Reducing vertical space near section header

2008-12-15 Thread James Sutherland
I would like to reduce some vertical space near the section title (above and below the section title). Could you share some hints? I put the following in the LaTeX preamble section of the Document Settings. This allows for a one-spot change that makes changes to the whole document. This

Re: Reducing vertical space near section header

2008-12-15 Thread James Sutherland
I would like to reduce some vertical space near the section title (above and below the section title). Could you share some hints? I put the following in the LaTeX preamble section of the Document Settings. This allows for a one-spot change that makes changes to the whole document. This

Re: Reducing vertical space near section header

2008-12-15 Thread James Sutherland
I would like to reduce some vertical space near the section title (above and below the section title). Could you share some hints? I put the following in the LaTeX preamble section of the Document Settings. This allows for a one-spot change that makes changes to the whole document. This

Re: Lyx math problems

2008-12-12 Thread James Sutherland
On Dec 12, 2008, at 9:34 AM, William Mullin wrote: I use Lyx on a Mac Intel laptop. While I find it very useful, there are some difficulties with writing math. 1. Suppose I have a math symbol #1 which has is subscriptedt. I now want to insert a second symbol #2 immediately to the left

Re: Lyx math problems

2008-12-12 Thread James Sutherland
1. Suppose I have a math symbol #1 which has is subscriptedt. I now want to insert a second symbol #2 immediately to the left of #1. When I try to put a subscript on #2 the insertion point appears as a subscript on #1. This problem does not happen every time but does most times. When

Re: Lyx math problems

2008-12-12 Thread James Sutherland
On Dec 12, 2008, at 9:34 AM, William Mullin wrote: I use Lyx on a Mac Intel laptop. While I find it very useful, there are some difficulties with writing math. 1. Suppose I have a math symbol #1 which has is subscriptedt. I now want to insert a second symbol #2 immediately to the left

Re: Lyx math problems

2008-12-12 Thread James Sutherland
1. Suppose I have a math symbol #1 which has is subscriptedt. I now want to insert a second symbol #2 immediately to the left of #1. When I try to put a subscript on #2 the insertion point appears as a subscript on #1. This problem does not happen every time but does most times. When

Re: Lyx math problems

2008-12-12 Thread James Sutherland
On Dec 12, 2008, at 9:34 AM, William Mullin wrote: I use Lyx on a Mac Intel laptop. While I find it very useful, there are some difficulties with writing math. 1. Suppose I have a math symbol #1 which has is subscriptedt. I now want to insert a second symbol #2 immediately to the left

Re: Lyx math problems

2008-12-12 Thread James Sutherland
1. Suppose I have a math symbol #1 which has is subscriptedt. I now want to insert a second symbol #2 immediately to the left of #1. When I try to put a subscript on #2 the insertion point appears as a subscript on #1. This problem does not happen every time but does most times. When

Re: Evaluation of the 1.6 development cycle

2008-12-09 Thread James Sutherland
LIKED: - Developers were very responsive to issues raised by users (primarily in the user group), and most issues were fixed in the next release candidate. - Releases were made close to the scheduled date. This encourages users to be involved in the process by knowing when to check back

Re: Evaluation of the 1.6 development cycle

2008-12-09 Thread James Sutherland
LIKED: - Developers were very responsive to issues raised by users (primarily in the user group), and most issues were fixed in the next release candidate. - Releases were made close to the scheduled date. This encourages users to be involved in the process by knowing when to check back

Re: Evaluation of the 1.6 development cycle

2008-12-09 Thread James Sutherland
LIKED: - Developers were very responsive to issues raised by users (primarily in the user group), and most issues were fixed in the next release candidate. - Releases were made close to the scheduled date. This encourages users to be involved in the process by knowing when to check back

Re: Find and Replace math

2008-12-06 Thread James Sutherland
I must admit that I haven't followed this thread much, so take this for what it's worth. When doing a find/replace on math entries, I simply open the original LyX document in a text editor and then do a search/replace as appropriate. Then re-open in LyX. This works much better than

Re: Find and Replace math

2008-12-06 Thread James Sutherland
I must admit that I haven't followed this thread much, so take this for what it's worth. When doing a find/replace on math entries, I simply open the original LyX document in a text editor and then do a search/replace as appropriate. Then re-open in LyX. This works much better than

Re: Find and Replace math

2008-12-06 Thread James Sutherland
I must admit that I haven't followed this thread much, so take this for what it's worth. When doing a find/replace on math entries, I simply open the original LyX document in a text editor and then do a search/replace as appropriate. Then re-open in LyX. This works much better than

Re: Showing LyX Notes in output

2008-12-05 Thread James Sutherland
Right-click and then choose Greyed Out. This will show up in the output. On Dec 5, 2008, at 12:06 PM, baseliner wrote: Hi - is there a way to show LyX Notes in the output? I want to highlight certain things (and make some annotations) that show up in the output to a collaborator who does

Re: Feature request: parent-child document clash resolution

2008-12-05 Thread James Sutherland
Interesting. I have not had a problem with settings in parent/child documents. When I compile the parent document, its settings trump any changes in the children. When compiling the child document alone, its settings are respected... I am currently running 1.6. James On Dec 5, 2008,

Re: Showing LyX Notes in output

2008-12-05 Thread James Sutherland
Right-click and then choose Greyed Out. This will show up in the output. On Dec 5, 2008, at 12:06 PM, baseliner wrote: Hi - is there a way to show LyX Notes in the output? I want to highlight certain things (and make some annotations) that show up in the output to a collaborator who does

Re: Feature request: parent-child document clash resolution

2008-12-05 Thread James Sutherland
Interesting. I have not had a problem with settings in parent/child documents. When I compile the parent document, its settings trump any changes in the children. When compiling the child document alone, its settings are respected... I am currently running 1.6. James On Dec 5, 2008,

Re: Showing LyX Notes in output

2008-12-05 Thread James Sutherland
Right-click and then choose "Greyed Out". This will show up in the output. On Dec 5, 2008, at 12:06 PM, baseliner wrote: Hi - is there a way to show LyX Notes in the output? I want to highlight certain things (and make some annotations) that show up in the output to a collaborator who

Re: Feature request: parent-child document clash resolution

2008-12-05 Thread James Sutherland
Interesting. I have not had a problem with settings in parent/child documents. When I compile the parent document, its settings trump any changes in the children. When compiling the child document alone, its settings are respected... I am currently running 1.6. James On Dec 5, 2008,

Re: Macros and Parent/Child Documents in 1.6

2008-12-02 Thread James Sutherland
On Dec 2, 2008, at 5:49 AM, Stefan Schimanski wrote: Am 01.12.2008 um 18:59 schrieb James Sutherland: I have a parent document where I have defined macros. In the child document, I have used the macro. The compiled output (either from the child, or the parent), is fine. However

Ð in math mode

2008-12-02 Thread James Sutherland
This is probably a very simple question: does anyone know how to get a Ð to show up in math mode? I can copy and past it, but I don't know how to get it from a key stroke... I saw some things on the web that suggested \DJ should produce this, but it doesn't seem to work...

Re: Ð in math mode

2008-12-02 Thread James Sutherland
On Dec 2, 2008, at 4:46 PM, James Sutherland wrote: This is probably a very simple question: does anyone know how to get a Ð to show up in math mode? I can copy and past it, but I don't know how to get it from a key stroke... I saw some things on the web that suggested \DJ should produce

Re: Macros and Parent/Child Documents in 1.6

2008-12-02 Thread James Sutherland
On Dec 2, 2008, at 5:49 AM, Stefan Schimanski wrote: Am 01.12.2008 um 18:59 schrieb James Sutherland: I have a parent document where I have defined macros. In the child document, I have used the macro. The compiled output (either from the child, or the parent), is fine. However

Ð in math mode

2008-12-02 Thread James Sutherland
This is probably a very simple question: does anyone know how to get a Ð to show up in math mode? I can copy and past it, but I don't know how to get it from a key stroke... I saw some things on the web that suggested \DJ should produce this, but it doesn't seem to work...

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