Re: LyX Promotion

2011-03-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:51 PM, Rob Oakes lyx-de...@oak-tree.us wrote: While I have some ideas about why it may have happened, I think that Pavel hit the nail on the head. When I talk to people about LyX, they seem to think of it as a specialized academic writing tool. Basically, a program

Re: LyX Promotion

2011-03-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:51 PM, Rob Oakes lyx-de...@oak-tree.us wrote: While I have some ideas about why it may have happened, I think that Pavel hit the nail on the head. When I talk to people about LyX, they seem to think of it as a specialized academic writing tool. Basically, a program

Re: LyX Promotion

2011-03-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:51 PM, Rob Oakes wrote: > While I have some ideas about why it may have happened, I think that Pavel > hit the nail on the head. When I talk to people about LyX, they seem to think > of it as a specialized academic writing tool. Basically, a

Warn if definition of mathematical term/symbol occurs after use?

2009-11-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I would like to be able to automatically verify that mathematical symbols and terms are not used before they are defined. One way of doing this is to insert the math-macro in the same place in the symbol is defined. However this has two weaknesses. 1) This means that I cannot disable the

Warn if definition of mathematical term/symbol occurs after use?

2009-11-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I would like to be able to automatically verify that mathematical symbols and terms are not used before they are defined. One way of doing this is to insert the math-macro in the same place in the symbol is defined. However this has two weaknesses. 1) This means that I cannot disable the

Warn if definition of mathematical term/symbol occurs after use?

2009-11-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
Hi, I would like to be able to automatically verify that mathematical symbols and terms are not used before they are defined. One way of doing this is to insert the math-macro in the same place in the symbol is defined. However this has two weaknesses. 1) This means that I cannot disable the

Re: how to see what LyX is thinking?

2009-08-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 6:23 PM, Helge Haftinghelge.haft...@hist.no wrote: I believe you can make a script that opens LyX with a terminal - but a minimized terminal. One that disappear as soon as LyX is closed. If you need the information, just restore the minimized terminal. Another

Re: how to see what LyX is thinking?

2009-08-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 6:23 PM, Helge Haftinghelge.haft...@hist.no wrote: I believe you can make a script that opens LyX with a terminal - but a minimized terminal. One that disappear as soon as LyX is closed. If you need the information, just restore the minimized terminal. Another

Re: how to see what LyX is thinking?

2009-08-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 6:23 PM, Helge Hafting wrote: > I believe you can make a script that opens LyX with a terminal - but > a minimized terminal. One that disappear as soon as LyX is closed. > > If you need the information, just restore the minimized terminal. Another

Re: A feature you really need

2009-08-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Aug 23, 2009 at 11:30 PM, Steve Littsl...@troubleshooters.com wrote: On Friday 21 August 2009 20:28:30 rgheck wrote: Add this to trac, Steve. It's a good idea, and I'm sure someone will implement it. :-)   What is a trac, and how do I add it? http://www.lyx.org/trac/wiki To add it,

Re: A feature you really need

2009-08-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Aug 23, 2009 at 11:30 PM, Steve Littsl...@troubleshooters.com wrote: On Friday 21 August 2009 20:28:30 rgheck wrote: Add this to trac, Steve. It's a good idea, and I'm sure someone will implement it. :-)   What is a trac, and how do I add it? http://www.lyx.org/trac/wiki To add it,

Re: A feature you really need

2009-08-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Aug 23, 2009 at 11:30 PM, Steve Litt wrote: > On Friday 21 August 2009 20:28:30 rgheck wrote: >> Add this to trac, Steve. It's a good idea, and I'm sure someone will >> implement it. > > :-)   What is a trac, and how do I add it? http://www.lyx.org/trac/wiki To

Re: unable to run lyx 1.6.2 and 1.6.3 due to undefined symbol: _Z13qFlagLocationPKc

2009-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 4:17 AM, zweetsmoelzweetsm...@gmail.com wrote: only another error message... src/lyx: symbol lookup error: src/lyx: undefined symbol: _ZN8QPainter10drawPixmapERK7QPointFRK7QPixmap ok, this is definitely a qt error. even qtconfig won't launch, it gotta be qt related.

Re: unable to run lyx 1.6.2 and 1.6.3 due to undefined symbol: _Z13qFlagLocationPKc

2009-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 5:13 PM, John McCabe-Danstedgma...@gmail.com wrote: you get other wise similar results, a  sudo apt-get install libqt4 May help. By which I mean sudo apt-get install libqt4-assistant libqt4-core libqt4-dbg libqt4-dbus libqt4-designer libqt4-dev libqt4-gui libqt4-help

Re: unable to run lyx 1.6.2 and 1.6.3 due to undefined symbol: _Z13qFlagLocationPKc

2009-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 4:17 AM, zweetsmoelzweetsm...@gmail.com wrote: only another error message... src/lyx: symbol lookup error: src/lyx: undefined symbol: _ZN8QPainter10drawPixmapERK7QPointFRK7QPixmap ok, this is definitely a qt error. even qtconfig won't launch, it gotta be qt related.

Re: unable to run lyx 1.6.2 and 1.6.3 due to undefined symbol: _Z13qFlagLocationPKc

2009-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 5:13 PM, John McCabe-Danstedgma...@gmail.com wrote: you get other wise similar results, a  sudo apt-get install libqt4 May help. By which I mean sudo apt-get install libqt4-assistant libqt4-core libqt4-dbg libqt4-dbus libqt4-designer libqt4-dev libqt4-gui libqt4-help

Re: unable to run lyx 1.6.2 and 1.6.3 due to undefined symbol: _Z13qFlagLocationPKc

2009-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 4:17 AM, zweetsmoel wrote: > only another error message... > src/lyx: symbol lookup error: src/lyx: undefined symbol: > _ZN8QPainter10drawPixmapERK7QPointFRK7QPixmap > > ok, this is definitely a qt error. even qtconfig won't launch, it > gotta be qt

Re: unable to run lyx 1.6.2 and 1.6.3 due to undefined symbol: _Z13qFlagLocationPKc

2009-08-13 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 5:13 PM, John McCabe-Dansted<gma...@gmail.com> wrote: > you get other wise similar results, a >  sudo apt-get install libqt4 > May help. By which I mean sudo apt-get install libqt4-assistant libqt4-core libqt4-dbg libqt4-dbus libqt4-designer libqt4-dev li

Re: How to embed a spreadsheet in LyX or LaTeX?

2009-08-12 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 11:36 PM, Paul A. Rubinru...@msu.edu wrote: This could turn into a viewer issue (at least partially), depending on what Steve has in mind.  There are four levels of embedding I can think of: Adding spreadsheet to Insert-File-External Material sounds like a good start.

Re: How to embed a spreadsheet in LyX or LaTeX?

2009-08-12 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 11:36 PM, Paul A. Rubinru...@msu.edu wrote: This could turn into a viewer issue (at least partially), depending on what Steve has in mind.  There are four levels of embedding I can think of: Adding spreadsheet to Insert-File-External Material sounds like a good start.

Re: How to embed a spreadsheet in LyX or LaTeX?

2009-08-12 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 11:36 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: > This could turn into a viewer issue (at least partially), depending on what > Steve has in mind.  There are four "levels" of embedding I can think of: Adding spreadsheet to Insert->File->External Material sounds like a good

Re: Latest Lyx for Kubuntu 64 bits

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 8:23 AM, E.Kaplanehud.kap...@mssm.edu wrote: Can anyone tell me what is the latest Lyx version that is available for Kubuntu 64 bits?  It seems that the repositories only have 1.6.2, and the only 1.6.3 version I found was meant for Karmic (9.10) which is not out yet.

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:16 PM, Anton Driesseanton.drie...@gmail.com wrote: While I have your attention, I am still at a loss why I can't get a response from the lyx ftp server. I don't use windows, but installing the latest Qt from: http://www.qtsoftware.com/downloads/downloads#lgpl

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNWv.f.vanraveste...@tudelft.nl wrote: While I have your attention, I am still at a loss why I can't get a response from the lyx ftp server. I don't use windows, but installing the latest Qt from:  

Re: Latest Lyx for Kubuntu 64 bits

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 8:23 AM, E.Kaplanehud.kap...@mssm.edu wrote: Can anyone tell me what is the latest Lyx version that is available for Kubuntu 64 bits?  It seems that the repositories only have 1.6.2, and the only 1.6.3 version I found was meant for Karmic (9.10) which is not out yet.

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:16 PM, Anton Driesseanton.drie...@gmail.com wrote: While I have your attention, I am still at a loss why I can't get a response from the lyx ftp server. I don't use windows, but installing the latest Qt from: http://www.qtsoftware.com/downloads/downloads#lgpl

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNWv.f.vanraveste...@tudelft.nl wrote: While I have your attention, I am still at a loss why I can't get a response from the lyx ftp server. I don't use windows, but installing the latest Qt from:  

Re: Latest Lyx for Kubuntu 64 bits

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 8:23 AM, E.Kaplan wrote: > Can anyone tell me what is the latest Lyx version that is available for > Kubuntu 64 bits?  It seems that the repositories only have 1.6.2, and the > only 1.6.3 version I found was meant for Karmic (9.10) which is not out

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:16 PM, Anton Driesse wrote: > While I have your attention, I am still at a loss why I can't get a response > from the lyx ftp server. I don't use windows, but installing the latest Qt from: http://www.qtsoftware.com/downloads/downloads#lgpl

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote: > >>> While I have your attention, I am still at a loss why I can't get a >>> response from the lyx ftp server. >> >>I don't use windows, but installing the latest Qt from: >> >>  

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Paul A. Rubinru...@msu.edu wrote: Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, In the last 6 months this list has featured at least 10 reports of LyX 1.6.x terminating unexpectedly. I myself had instances of this in 1.6.2 and 1.6.3, and was lucky enough to find a workaround

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Paul A. Rubinru...@msu.edu wrote: Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, In the last 6 months this list has featured at least 10 reports of LyX 1.6.x terminating unexpectedly. I myself had instances of this in 1.6.2 and 1.6.3, and was lucky enough to find a workaround

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: > Steve Litt wrote: >> >> Hi all, >> >> In the last 6 months this list has featured at least 10 reports of LyX >> 1.6.x terminating unexpectedly. I myself had instances of this in 1.6.2 and >> 1.6.3, and was lucky enough to find

Re: how to install LyX in Linux?

2009-07-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sat, Jul 25, 2009 at 1:23 AM, m.kocin...@mini.pw.edu.pl wrote: It was rather surprise for me that installing LyX in Linux seems to be much more complecated than in Windows. In fact, I have no experience in Linux... Why there is hard to find install. exe file for LyX at lyx.org? In Linux it

Re: how to install LyX in Linux?

2009-07-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sat, Jul 25, 2009 at 1:23 AM, m.kocin...@mini.pw.edu.pl wrote: It was rather surprise for me that installing LyX in Linux seems to be much more complecated than in Windows. In fact, I have no experience in Linux... Why there is hard to find install. exe file for LyX at lyx.org? In Linux it

Re: how to install LyX in Linux?

2009-07-24 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sat, Jul 25, 2009 at 1:23 AM, wrote: > It was rather surprise for me that installing LyX in Linux seems to be > much more complecated than in Windows. In fact, I have no experience in > Linux... > Why there is hard to find "install. exe" file for LyX at lyx.org? In

Re: Use instead of the fancy ones in pdf

2009-07-06 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 8:44 PM, Rainer M Krugr.m.k...@gmail.com wrote: Hi I use beamer to create a handout and would like to have the normal instead of the fancy ones. The reason is that they are in computer code and it should be possible to copy-paste them. You can insert as ERT (Ctrl-L

Re: Use instead of the fancy ones in pdf

2009-07-06 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 8:44 PM, Rainer M Krugr.m.k...@gmail.com wrote: Hi I use beamer to create a handout and would like to have the normal instead of the fancy ones. The reason is that they are in computer code and it should be possible to copy-paste them. You can insert as ERT (Ctrl-L

Re: Use " instead of the "fancy" ones in pdf

2009-07-06 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 8:44 PM, Rainer M Krug wrote: > Hi > > I use beamer to create a handout and would like to have the normal " > instead of the fancy ones. The reason is that they are in computer > code and it should be possible to copy-paste them. You can insert " as ERT

Re: Consecutive theorems

2009-07-02 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 11:55 PM, Luca Brandoliniluca.brandol...@unibg.it wrote: I am trying to write two consecutive theorems in my paper. However Lyx always joints the two theorems into a single enviromes. The only way seems to insert a non-empty line in between. Is there a solution for this?

Re: file recovery

2009-07-02 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 2:11 PM, humanengrhumane...@gmail.com wrote: Does anyone know what role the # are supposed to play? These appear to be autosaves. Also there is yet another type of file you can recover from. If you have done a view DVI etc, there is also likely to be a .tex file sitting

Re: Consecutive theorems

2009-07-02 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 11:55 PM, Luca Brandoliniluca.brandol...@unibg.it wrote: I am trying to write two consecutive theorems in my paper. However Lyx always joints the two theorems into a single enviromes. The only way seems to insert a non-empty line in between. Is there a solution for this?

Re: file recovery

2009-07-02 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 2:11 PM, humanengrhumane...@gmail.com wrote: Does anyone know what role the # are supposed to play? These appear to be autosaves. Also there is yet another type of file you can recover from. If you have done a view DVI etc, there is also likely to be a .tex file sitting

Re: Consecutive theorems

2009-07-02 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 11:55 PM, Luca Brandolini wrote: > I am trying to write two consecutive theorems in my paper. However Lyx > always joints the two theorems into a single enviromes. > The only way seems to insert a non-empty line in between. > Is there a solution for

Re: file recovery

2009-07-02 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 2:11 PM, humanengr wrote: > Does anyone know what role the "#" are supposed to play? These appear to be autosaves. Also there is yet another type of file you can recover from. If you have done a view DVI etc, there is also likely to be a .tex file

Re: how to enable a disabled command?

2009-06-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/28 bsmile devout1...@gmail.com: I am familiar with shortcut command with scientific workplace, and thus incorporated those shortcut command into lyx. However, some of the shortcut command usable in scientific workplace, say ctrl+9 to input (), ctrl+/ to input fraction, ctrl+2 to input

Re: how to enable a disabled command?

2009-06-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/28 bsmile devout1...@gmail.com: I am familiar with shortcut command with scientific workplace, and thus incorporated those shortcut command into lyx. However, some of the shortcut command usable in scientific workplace, say ctrl+9 to input (), ctrl+/ to input fraction, ctrl+2 to input

Re: how to enable a disabled command?

2009-06-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/28 bsmile : > > I am familiar with shortcut command with scientific workplace, and thus > incorporated those shortcut command into lyx. However, some of the shortcut > command usable in scientific workplace, say ctrl+9 to input (), ctrl+/ to > input fraction, ctrl+2 to

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-11 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Michael Gasperl mich...@gasperl.at Package: * Pin: release a=jaunty in-Priority: 700 Package: * Pin: release a=karmic Pin-Priority: 600 Package: libqt4* Pin: release a=karmic Pin-Priority: 800 Package: qt4* Pin: release a=karmic Pin-Priority: 800 [perhaps it would work

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-11 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Michael Gasperl mich...@gasperl.at Package: * Pin: release a=jaunty in-Priority: 700 Package: * Pin: release a=karmic Pin-Priority: 600 Package: libqt4* Pin: release a=karmic Pin-Priority: 800 Package: qt4* Pin: release a=karmic Pin-Priority: 800 [perhaps it would work

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-11 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Michael Gasperl > Package: * > Pin: release a=jaunty > in-Priority: 700 > > Package: * > Pin: release a=karmic > Pin-Priority: 600 > > Package: libqt4* > Pin: release a=karmic > Pin-Priority: 800 > > Package: qt4* > Pin: release a=karmic > Pin-Priority: 800 > >

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-10 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Michael Gasperl mich...@gasperl.at Hi! I have the following Problem: LyX 1.6.2 crashes regularily while i scroll down in a bigger document. This only happens if showing graphics is enabled. How can I solve this problem? Thank you very much! I cannot reproduce the problem. 1) Are

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-10 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Thomas Løcke thomas.granv...@gmail.com On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 6:25 AM, Michael Gasperlmich...@gasperl.at wrote: Hi! I have the following Problem: LyX 1.6.2 crashes regularily while i scroll down in a bigger document. This only happens if showing graphics is enabled. How can I

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-10 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Michael Gasperl mich...@gasperl.at Hi! I have the following Problem: LyX 1.6.2 crashes regularily while i scroll down in a bigger document. This only happens if showing graphics is enabled. How can I solve this problem? Thank you very much! I cannot reproduce the problem. 1) Are

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-10 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Thomas Løcke thomas.granv...@gmail.com On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 6:25 AM, Michael Gasperlmich...@gasperl.at wrote: Hi! I have the following Problem: LyX 1.6.2 crashes regularily while i scroll down in a bigger document. This only happens if showing graphics is enabled. How can I

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-10 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Michael Gasperl > Hi! I have the following Problem: > LyX 1.6.2 crashes regularily while i scroll down in a bigger document. > This only happens if showing graphics is enabled. How can I solve this > problem? > Thank you very much! I cannot reproduce the problem.

Re: LyX crashes in Ubuntu 9.04

2009-06-10 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/6/11 Thomas Løcke > On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 6:25 AM, Michael Gasperl > wrote: > > Hi! I have the following Problem: > > LyX 1.6.2 crashes regularily while i scroll down in a bigger document. > > This only happens if showing graphics is enabled.

UK and US editions of the same work.

2009-06-05 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/5/13 Jürgen Spitzmüller j.spitzmuel...@gmx.de: James C. Sutherland wrote: However, I really don't want to have any notion of the language my documents are written in. This will have the consequence that your text, even if monolingually English, * will not be hyphenated correctly *

UK and US editions of the same work.

2009-06-05 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/5/13 Jürgen Spitzmüller j.spitzmuel...@gmx.de: James C. Sutherland wrote: However, I really don't want to have any notion of the language my documents are written in. This will have the consequence that your text, even if monolingually English, * will not be hyphenated correctly *

UK and US editions of the same work.

2009-06-05 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
2009/5/13 Jürgen Spitzmüller : > James C. Sutherland wrote: > >> However, I really don't want to have any notion of >> the "language" my documents are written in. > > This will have the consequence that your text, even if monolingually > English, > > * will not be hyphenated

Re: Upgrading to 1.6.2

2009-04-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 2:55 PM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: On 2009-04-21, Ehud Kaplan wrote: 1. In trying to upgrade from 1.6.1 under Kubuntu 8.10 64 bits I found only packages that could not be installed since it was the wrong architecture. Is there a

Re: Upgrading to 1.6.2

2009-04-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 2:55 PM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: On 2009-04-21, Ehud Kaplan wrote: 1. In trying to upgrade from 1.6.1 under Kubuntu 8.10 64 bits I found only packages that could not be installed since it was the wrong architecture. Is there a

Re: Upgrading to 1.6.2

2009-04-22 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 2:55 PM, Guenter Milde wrote: > On 2009-04-21, Ehud Kaplan wrote: > >>1. In trying to upgrade from 1.6.1 under Kubuntu 8.10 64 bits I >> found only packages that could not be installed since it was "the >> wrong architecture". Is

Re: how to stop TeX and LaTeX from being typeset with the special logo?

2009-04-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 10:23 AM, Richard Talley rich.tal...@gmail.com wrote: LyX automagically typesets words like TeX and LaTeX using the special logo for those words. How do I turn this behavior off? There are a couple of places, such as You can press Ctrl-L to enter ERT mode and type TeX

Re: how to stop TeX and LaTeX from being typeset with the special logo?

2009-04-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 10:23 AM, Richard Talley rich.tal...@gmail.com wrote: LyX automagically typesets words like TeX and LaTeX using the special logo for those words. How do I turn this behavior off? There are a couple of places, such as You can press Ctrl-L to enter ERT mode and type TeX

Re: how to stop TeX and LaTeX from being typeset with the special logo?

2009-04-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 10:23 AM, Richard Talley wrote: > LyX automagically typesets words like TeX and LaTeX using the special > logo for those words. > > How do I turn this behavior off? There are a couple of places, such as You can press Ctrl-L to enter ERT mode and

LyX with 800 or 640x480 resolution.

2009-03-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I am using LyX on the Eeepc 701 which has a 800x480 resolution. Unfortunately a number of LyX dialogs are a bit too large to fit on the screen. I used kcmshell font to set the fontsize to 7 in ~/.qt/qtrc. However LyX seems to have ignored this setting. LyX offers the ability to adjust the

Re: LyX with 800 or 640x480 resolution.

2009-03-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 12:25 AM, rgheck rgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: I am using LyX on the Eeepc 701 which has a 800x480 resolution. Unfortunately a number of LyX dialogs are a bit too large to fit on the screen. I used kcmshell font to set the fontsize to 7

LyX with 800 or 640x480 resolution.

2009-03-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I am using LyX on the Eeepc 701 which has a 800x480 resolution. Unfortunately a number of LyX dialogs are a bit too large to fit on the screen. I used kcmshell font to set the fontsize to 7 in ~/.qt/qtrc. However LyX seems to have ignored this setting. LyX offers the ability to adjust the

Re: LyX with 800 or 640x480 resolution.

2009-03-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 12:25 AM, rgheck rgh...@bobjweil.com wrote: John McCabe-Dansted wrote: I am using LyX on the Eeepc 701 which has a 800x480 resolution. Unfortunately a number of LyX dialogs are a bit too large to fit on the screen. I used kcmshell font to set the fontsize to 7

LyX with 800 or 640x480 resolution.

2009-03-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
I am using LyX on the Eeepc 701 which has a 800x480 resolution. Unfortunately a number of LyX dialogs are a bit too large to fit on the screen. I used "kcmshell font" to set the fontsize to 7 in ~/.qt/qtrc. However LyX seems to have ignored this setting. LyX offers the ability to adjust the

Re: LyX with 800 or 640x480 resolution.

2009-03-25 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 12:25 AM, rgheck <rgh...@bobjweil.com> wrote: > John McCabe-Dansted wrote: >> >> I am using LyX on the Eeepc 701 which has a 800x480 resolution. >> Unfortunately a number of LyX dialogs are a bit too large to fit on >> the screen. I used &q

Re: Lyx cross platform compatability - is there a problem?

2008-08-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 5:31 PM, Graham Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 19 Aug 2008, at 09:16, José Matos wrote: The error message suggests that the culprit is a different version installed of Koma between your different systems. snip Thanks, this could well be the case, snip I think

Re: Lyx cross platform compatability - is there a problem?

2008-08-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 5:31 PM, Graham Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 19 Aug 2008, at 09:16, José Matos wrote: The error message suggests that the culprit is a different version installed of Koma between your different systems. snip Thanks, this could well be the case, snip I think

Re: Lyx cross platform compatability - is there a problem?

2008-08-19 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 5:31 PM, Graham Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On 19 Aug 2008, at 09:16, José Matos wrote: >> The error message suggests that the culprit is a different version >> installed of Koma between your different systems. > Thanks, this could well be the case, I think

Re: HELP: DVi view problem in IEEETrans!!

2008-08-04 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 12:20 PM, shahid [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am using Lyx for writing a IEEE paper using IEEE template. But when I add more than two float figures, the DVI,PDF or PS outputs are not created. Also, no error message is given...can anyone help me? its urgent! Document View

Re: HELP: DVi view problem in IEEETrans!!

2008-08-04 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 12:20 PM, shahid [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am using Lyx for writing a IEEE paper using IEEE template. But when I add more than two float figures, the DVI,PDF or PS outputs are not created. Also, no error message is given...can anyone help me? its urgent! Document View

Re: HELP: DVi view problem in IEEETrans!!

2008-08-04 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 12:20 PM, shahid <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I am using Lyx for writing a IEEE paper using IEEE template. But when I add > more than two float figures, the DVI,PDF or PS outputs are not created. > Also, no error message is given...can anyone help me? its urgent! Document >

Re: 1.5.6 deb

2008-08-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 8:28 PM, Manveru [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This was discussed some time ago that plenty security rules does not allow LyX team and other to publish such packages. There is a team in Ubuntu which should be responsible for preparing secure reviewed packages for

Re: 1.5.6 deb

2008-08-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 8:28 PM, Manveru [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This was discussed some time ago that plenty security rules does not allow LyX team and other to publish such packages. There is a team in Ubuntu which should be responsible for preparing secure reviewed packages for

Re: 1.5.6 deb

2008-08-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 8:28 PM, Manveru <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > This was discussed some time ago that plenty security rules does not allow > LyX team and other to publish such packages. There is a team in Ubuntu which > should be responsible for preparing secure reviewed packages for >

Re: Progress on the MS Word to LyX conversion (xml)

2008-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Fri, Jul 25, 2008 at 4:43 PM, Manveru [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: To the discussion about data format preference: I am reading all your comments about XML, YAML and other suggested data formats. And this discussion reminds me something about XML what almost nobody is remeber about. How many

Re: Progress on the MS Word to LyX conversion (xml)

2008-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Fri, Jul 25, 2008 at 4:43 PM, Manveru [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: To the discussion about data format preference: I am reading all your comments about XML, YAML and other suggested data formats. And this discussion reminds me something about XML what almost nobody is remeber about. How many

Re: Progress on the MS Word to LyX conversion (xml)

2008-07-27 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Fri, Jul 25, 2008 at 4:43 PM, Manveru <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > To the discussion about data format preference: > > I am reading all your comments about XML, YAML and other suggested data > formats. And this discussion reminds me something about XML what almost > nobody is remeber about. How

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-07-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 3:56 PM, G. Milde [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 30.06.08, MonAmiPierrot wrote: As you wrote, seems to work perfectly, Michel, but it installed Lyx version 1.4.3 while I used to work on my thesis file with a (Windows) Lyx 1.5.5. b) just update the LyX2LyX converter:

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-07-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 8:22 PM, MonAmiPierrot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm going to try this solution, anyway in the debian repository I found same packages excepte they were related to the 1.5.5 version. 1. Is there a reason you specify an earlier version? These packages are for a later

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-07-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 3:56 PM, G. Milde [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 30.06.08, MonAmiPierrot wrote: As you wrote, seems to work perfectly, Michel, but it installed Lyx version 1.4.3 while I used to work on my thesis file with a (Windows) Lyx 1.5.5. b) just update the LyX2LyX converter:

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-07-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 8:22 PM, MonAmiPierrot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm going to try this solution, anyway in the debian repository I found same packages excepte they were related to the 1.5.5 version. 1. Is there a reason you specify an earlier version? These packages are for a later

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-07-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 3:56 PM, G. Milde <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On 30.06.08, MonAmiPierrot wrote: > >> As you wrote, seems to work perfectly, Michel, but it installed Lyx version >> 1.4.3 while I used to work on my thesis file with a (Windows) Lyx 1.5.5. > b) just update the LyX2LyX

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-07-01 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 8:22 PM, MonAmiPierrot <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I'm going to try this solution, anyway in the debian repository I found same > packages excepte they were related to the 1.5.5 version. > > 1. Is there a reason you specify an earlier version? These packages are for a

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-06-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Jun 29, 2008 at 10:35 PM, MonAmiPierrot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I own a ASUS eeePC, and I wonder if anyone tried to install and use LyX on its Xandros OS. Any impression? I don't remember the details, but I tried to install LyX from etch, which didn't work. Then I tried to build lyx

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-06-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Jun 29, 2008 at 10:35 PM, MonAmiPierrot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I own a ASUS eeePC, and I wonder if anyone tried to install and use LyX on its Xandros OS. Any impression? I don't remember the details, but I tried to install LyX from etch, which didn't work. Then I tried to build lyx

Re: LyX on Asus eeePC?

2008-06-29 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Sun, Jun 29, 2008 at 10:35 PM, MonAmiPierrot <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I own a ASUS eeePC, and I wonder if anyone tried to install and use LyX on > its Xandros OS. > Any impression? I don't remember the details, but I tried to install LyX from etch, which didn't work. Then I tried to build

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

2008-06-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 11:16 PM, Bruce Pourciau [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Missing $ inserted. Extra }, or forgotten $. LaTeX Error: Bad math environment delimiter. LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. Missing } inserted. ... Anybody know what's going on? (NB: I'm a LyX

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

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

Re: Lyx crashes in Hardy Heron

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

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

2008-06-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 11:16 PM, Bruce Pourciau [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Missing $ inserted. Extra }, or forgotten $. LaTeX Error: Bad math environment delimiter. LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. Missing } inserted. ... Anybody know what's going on? (NB: I'm a LyX

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

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

Re: Lyx crashes in Hardy Heron

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

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

2008-06-23 Thread John McCabe-Dansted
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 11:16 PM, Bruce Pourciau <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Missing $ inserted. > Extra }, or forgotten $. > LaTeX Error: Bad math environment delimiter. > LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. > Missing } inserted. ... > Anybody know what's going on? (NB: I'm

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