Re: superscipt in large fonts

2022-01-20 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/20/22 7:51 AM, Csikos Bela via lyx-users wrote: Hello: This occurs in lyx 2.3.6.1. When I add superscript to non-default sized fonts, for example to "larger" fonts, the superscript text is not scaled correctly, its size is the same as the size of the larger font. How can I add

Re: How to (correctly) insert large and slanted text

2022-01-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/16/22 4:27 PM, tush via lyx-users wrote: That is certainly an advance. Thanks a lot! The output I get is \textsl{\Large{}Here is some text in large size and slanted style.} Any possibility to make it {\textsl{\large Here is some text in large size and slanted style.}} ? PLEASE

Re: How to (correctly) insert large and slanted text

2022-01-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
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Re: How to (correctly) insert large and slanted text

2022-01-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
it to be? I selected the whole line, maybe lyx sees it as a paragraph. ‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐ On Sunday, January 16th, 2022 at 10:38 PM, Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users wrote: On 1/16/22 3:05 PM, tush via lyx-users wrote: I want to insert the following styled text to my document

Re: How to (correctly) insert large and slanted text

2022-01-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/16/22 3:05 PM, tush via lyx-users wrote: I want to insert the following styled text to my document: {\large{\textsl{Some text goes here}} This is what a a LaTeX user would have inserted into his .tex file. If I select my text in LyX and right click it and choose Text Style ->

Re: Program Listings

2022-01-13 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/12/22 7:22 AM, Joseph Hesse via lyx-users wrote: I am writing a programing book and want to have programs that have been prepared with a text editor included in the book.  This is what I have done so far. Insert->File->Child Document File: CodeListings/Test.cpp Include Type: Program

Re: Nested decription lists

2022-01-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/7/22 9:59 PM, Anthony Macks wrote: On 1/7/22 6:53 PM, Anthony Macks wrote: On Sat, 8 Jan 2022 at 10:25, Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users mailto:lyx-users@lists.lyx.org>> wrote: On 1/7/22 5:09 PM, Anthony Macks via lyx-users wrote: Dear LyX users, I am nesting descr

Re: Nested decription lists

2022-01-07 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/7/22 6:53 PM, Anthony Macks wrote: On Sat, 8 Jan 2022 at 10:25, Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users mailto:lyx-users@lists.lyx.org>> wrote: On 1/7/22 5:09 PM, Anthony Macks via lyx-users wrote: Dear LyX users, I am nesting description lists and want to justify the text

Re: Nested decription lists

2022-01-07 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/7/22 5:09 PM, Anthony Macks via lyx-users wrote: Dear LyX users, I am nesting description lists and want to justify the text within the nested list. I have attached my MWE, output and a copy of what I want the output to look like. I am using the module "Customisable Lists

Re: lyx_tmpdirs in /tmp

2022-01-06 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/6/22 12:31 PM, José Abílio Matos via lyx-users wrote: On Thursday, 6 January 2022 14.28.53 WET Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: > This is what I get after > mount | grep tmp: > > udev on /dev type devtmpfs > (rw,nosuid,relatime,size=1909652k,nr_inodes=477413,mode=755) >

Re: lyx_tmpdirs in /tmp

2022-01-05 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/5/22 1:08 PM, Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: On 05.01.22 18:08, Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: On 05.01.22 16:59, Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users wrote: On 1/5/22 8:29 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: Can I delete the lyx_tmpdirs in the root /tmp? I have

Re: lyx_tmpdirs in /tmp

2022-01-05 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 1/5/22 8:29 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann via lyx-users wrote: Can I delete the lyx_tmpdirs in the root /tmp? I have the impression, that a rerun of lyx uses it, which I do not want. I use Lyx Version 2.4.0dev (not released yet) Built from git commit hash 53ed3dc0 Qt Version (run-time): 5.15.2 on

Re: Slow LyX File - DVI-to-PDF Converter - Clip to Coordinates

2021-12-23 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 12/23/21 5:48 AM, Baris Erkus via lyx-users wrote: I am experiencing a slowdown on a LyX document. I am suspecting that this is related to the "Clip to Coordinates" in the Graphics option, which calls the DVI-to-PDF Converter (in Windows) at the backstage constantly. When "Clip to

Re: User list server settings

2021-12-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 12/16/21 12:00 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes via lyx-users wrote: Le 16/12/2021 à 05:13, Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users a écrit : Hi all, Did a gremlin mess with server settings for this list? For the last few days, every message I've gotten has had  "mailing list" (lyx-users@lis

Re: User list server settings

2021-12-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 12/16/21 8:17 AM, Daniel via lyx-users wrote: On 16/12/2021 05:13, Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users wrote: Hi all, Did a gremlin mess with server settings for this list? For the last few days, every message I've gotten has had  "mailing list" (lyx-users@lists.lyx.org) in

Re: User list server settings

2021-12-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 12/15/21 11:13 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Hi all, Did a gremlin mess with server settings for this list? For the last few days, every message I've gotten has had  "mailing list" (lyx-users@lists.lyx.org) in both From and To fields, which means my mail client no longer shows who

User list server settings

2021-12-15 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
Hi all, Did a gremlin mess with server settings for this list? For the last few days, every message I've gotten has had  "mailing list" (lyx-users@lists.lyx.org) in both From and To fields, which means my mail client no longer shows who the sender was. (The sender's name and address are in

Re: Glitch (bug?) in 2.3.6.1 (fwd)

2021-12-09 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 12/9/21 4:36 PM, Rich Shepard via lyx-users wrote: Not sent to list by mistake. -- Forwarded message -- Date: Thu, 9 Dec 2021 13:21:31 -0800 (PST) From: Rich Shepard To: parubi...@gmail.com Subject: Re: Glitch (bug?) in 2.3.6.1 On Thu, 9 Dec 2021, Paul A. Rubin via lyx

Re: Glitch (bug?) in 2.3.6.1

2021-12-09 Thread Paul A. Rubin via lyx-users
On 12/9/21 3:27 PM, Rich Shepard via lyx-users wrote: I've encountered unusual behavior when compiling the document using pdflatex. When I've used an ERT within a float figure's caption lyx highlights the string containing that ERT and pops up an error box which tells me only that there's an

Re: aux file

2021-11-30 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/30/21 11:37 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am 30.11.21 um 17:11 schrieb Paul A. Rubin: On 11/30/21 10:52 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: What is the best way of getting the aux file a) for a bibtex situation b) for a biblatex/biber/luatex situation? I have a large bib file, of which

Re: aux file

2021-11-30 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/30/21 10:52 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: What is the best way of getting the aux file a) for a bibtex situation b) for a biblatex/biber/luatex situation? I have a large bib file, of which only few references are used Wolfgang When you compile the document in LyX, the .aux file will be

Re: Page numbers not showing in place

2021-11-30 Thread Paul A. Rubin
. Without this, the right side (recto) pages show the left page margins, but the numbering problem remains, with or without that entry in the preamble. Melvin On 30/11/2021 10:44, Paul A. Rubin wrote: On 11/29/21 7:00 PM, Melvin Bolton wrote: I have in the past completed a lengthy book, using

Re: Page numbers not showing in place

2021-11-29 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/29/21 7:00 PM, Melvin Bolton wrote: I have in the past completed a lengthy book, using Lyx,  without needing to trouble anybody for help,  but I'm now baffled by what should be a simple, basic task and I have no idea what to try next. My problem is that the pagestyle settings that

Re: Ctrl+R and the little eyeballs icon can only display in qpdfview

2021-11-28 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/27/21 8:53 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Paul A. Rubin said on Sat, 27 Nov 2021 17:57:57 -0500 On 11/27/21 4:44 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Armed with the knowledge that reconfigure.py writes to lyxrc.defaults, and the fact that I could find no other way to change the PDF viewer, I edited

Re: Ctrl+R and the little eyeballs icon can only display in qpdfview

2021-11-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/27/21 4:44 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Armed with the knowledge that reconfigure.py writes to lyxrc.defaults, and the fact that I could find no other way to change the PDF viewer, I edited reconfigure.py, changing the order of the viewers in the array argument to subroutine CheckViewer(),

Re: Ctrl+R and the little eyeballs icon can only display in qpdfview

2021-11-26 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/26/21 3:40 AM, Steve Litt wrote: Paul A. Rubin said on Thu, 25 Nov 2021 23:11:34 -0500 On 11/25/21 8:49 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, No matter what I've tried, Ctrl+R and the little eyeballs icon displays the PDF version of the document only in qpdfview. I changed tools=>preferen

Re: Ctrl+R and the little eyeballs icon can only display in qpdfview

2021-11-25 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/25/21 8:49 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, No matter what I've tried, Ctrl+R and the little eyeballs icon displays the PDF version of the document only in qpdfview. I changed tools=>preferences=>output=>general=>PDF Command to mupdf "$$o#src:$$f:$$n:0" and yet still, the eyeballs and Ctrl+R

Re: How to use the environment defined by \lstnewenvironment in LyX

2021-11-24 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/24/21 2:00 AM, Guofeng Zhang wrote: Hi, I have created the new listing environment and use it in LyX by Tex Code well.Is there any way that I could configure LyX (for example,  LyX's Programming Listings) to use this listing environment? Searched by google, but no way to go , so I

Re: Fwd: Why do two graphics next to each other in a float have a large gap between them? WAS: Re: why is the tar.gz file extremely large?

2021-11-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/16/21 10:39 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am 16.11.21 um 16:34 schrieb Jean-Marc Lasgouttes: Le 16/11/2021 à 16:25, Wolfgang Engelmann a écrit : But the pdf file shows still the figure with a large gap between the graphics, although I did not insert a horizontal space between them. So

Re: adding a class to LyX from a "latex skeleton"

2021-11-03 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 11/3/21 1:31 PM, David Pesetsky wrote: I would like to be able to create a LyX document using one of the “latex-skeletons” at https://langsci-press.org/templatesAndTools  (specifically, at the moment, the “Latex-skeleton for monographs”)  — but

Re: Need Help Reducing Horizontal Distance/Spacing between Author & Year in citations

2021-10-21 Thread Paul A. Rubin
: *Paul A. Rubin <mailto:parubi...@gmail.com> *Sent: *Thursday, 21 October 2021 5:07 pm *To: *lyx-users@lists.lyx.org <mailto:lyx-users@lists.lyx.org> *Subject: *Re: Need Help Reducing Horizontal Distance/Spacing between Author & Year in citations On 10/21/21 4:29 PM, Hisham Yaco

Re: Need Help Reducing Horizontal Distance/Spacing between Author & Year in citations

2021-10-21 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/21/21 4:29 PM, Hisham Yacob wrote: Hi everyone, How do I go about compressing the horizontal spacing (highlighted in yellow, in case it's unclear what I'm trying to ask here) between author and year, both in individual references and grouped references like in the third line. The

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/14/21 4:21 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Thu, 14 Oct 2021, Rich Shepard wrote: I'll scroll through it, too. Latest latex.log: Package biblatex Info: Trying to load language 'english'... Package biblatex Info: ... file 'english.lbx' found.

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/14/21 2:27 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Thu, 14 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Assuming your .bib file does not contain state secrets, how about the following? Create a new LyX doc (MWE) in which you just cite everything that gets cited in the actual document. We don't need headings

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/14/21 2:27 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Thu, 14 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Assuming your .bib file does not contain state secrets, how about the following? Create a new LyX doc (MWE) in which you just cite everything that gets cited in the actual document. We don't need headings

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/14/21 2:27 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Thu, 14 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Assuming your .bib file does not contain state secrets, how about the following? Create a new LyX doc (MWE) in which you just cite everything that gets cited in the actual document. We don't need headings

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/14/21 1:28 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Thu, 14 Oct 2021, Rich Shepard wrote: But after that I'm getting an error re-running pdflatex. It refers to a runaway argument in a text paragraph. Since this happened on the second run which has a bibliographic citation at the end the issue might

Re: LaTeX warning explanation needed

2021-10-13 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/13/21 6:47 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: The document now compiles without error using TeXLive2021 (and the 2020 version of texlive-extra), but the bibliography still does not print in the PDF. The latex.log has these warnings: LaTeX Warning: Citation 'Groot1991' on page 4 undefined on input

Re: Compile error

2021-10-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/12/21 3:01 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Tue, 12 Oct 2021, Rich Shepard wrote: The current one is shown in the attached .png. There was no 'complete log' produced when I clicked that button. Darn! It's on this one. Rich Rich, I would use a command line tool to scan the document

Re: Compile error

2021-10-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/12/21 2:44 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: Time for a new thread since bibliography styles are no longer an issue. No bibliography in the compiled doc is, but lyx keeps throwing new compile-time errors at me. The current one is shown in the attached .png. There was no 'complete log' produced

Re: JabRef entry warning

2021-10-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/12/21 2:31 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Tue, 12 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: You have commas at the end of several fields (inside the closing curly brace), including institution, which I think is triggering the error message. Paul, All key:value pairs end with commas except

Re: JabRef entry warning

2021-10-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/12/21 1:21 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Tue, 12 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: You mention 'Paul2012' in the warning but show the entry with key 'Paul2017'. Is one of those a typo, or did you show us the wrong entry? Paul2021, :-) Probably need to re-caffinate. Corrected entry just

Re: JabRef entry warning

2021-10-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/12/21 1:00 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: Biber tells me "WARN - Name in key 'Paul2012' is empty (probably consecutive 'and'): skipping entry 'Paul2012'" and the entry in the jabrefdb.bib is: @techreport{Paul2017, abstract = {This paper summarizes the application of algae as indicators of

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/11/21 6:09 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Mon, 11 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Any error messages related to the bibliography in the LaTeX log? Paul, The only latex.log on this host is usr/share/texmf-var/web2c/latex.log from March 24, 2015. And there's a /usr/share/texmf-var/web2c

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/11/21 5:32 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Mon, 11 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: I'm not sure there has been any replacement. I've used "apalike" in the past, but I think the package that is specifically designed to match APA requirements is "apacite". I've got bot

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

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/11/21 4:19 PM, UD K wrote: On 10/11/21 9:58 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: On 10/11/21 3:50 PM, UD K wrote: I remember the Insert > Separated Frame Below, which has now vanished, at least from my 2.3.2 version.  This is punishment for using something called MX Linux, which has o

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

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
and buffer but it, too, is hidden.       The war was lost for the loss of a nail, and my lecture will die for the lack of Insert > Separated Frame Below  ;-( EK On 10/11/21 8:53 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Insert > Separated Frame Below The command buffer should be accessible from View &

Re: Bibliography styles

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/11/21 1:23 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: The last document with a bibliography used the APA style. I don't see that in the list of styles in 2.6.3.1. With what style has it been replaced? TIA, Rich I'm not sure there has been any replacement. I've used "apalike" in the past, but I think the

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

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
hud Kaplan On 10/11/21 6:14 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: On 10/11/21 12:03 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Mon, 11 Oct 2021, UD K wrote:   So, finally, here is my question: /How do I move a frame from one part of the presentation to another/, and, while you are educating me-- how do I insert an

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

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/11/21 12:03 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Mon, 11 Oct 2021, UD K wrote:   So, finally, here is my question: /How do I move a frame from one part of the presentation to another/, and, while you are educating me-- how do I insert an end-of-frame where I need one?  I could not find "new

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

2021-10-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/11/21 11:47 AM, UD K wrote: I SHOULD know this, because it came up in the (distant) past, but either I forgot, or Lyx has changed-- probably a little of both.    I wanted to cut a frame from a lyx/beamer presentation and put it in another place in the presentation. Control-X, and

Re: Preamble header issues

2021-10-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/8/21 3:33 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Fri, 8 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Your last \usepackage has an opening parenthesis that should be an opening brace. Paul, Ah, they are difficult to distinguish with the light typeface stroke on a white background. It was the \usepackage

Re: Short titles

2021-10-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/8/21 3:30 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Fri, 8 Oct 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Rich: What class are you using? Paul, KOMA-Script Report Rich Rich, I don't think the KOMA-Script Report class directly supports a short title for the title. In LyX, the short title entry on the Insert menu

Re: Short titles

2021-10-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/8/21 3:02 PM, Ricardo Berlasso wrote: El vie, 8 oct 2021 a las 19:35, Rich Shepard (mailto:rshep...@appl-ecosys.com>>) escribió: I used to find an entry in the Insert menu for short titles. It's not there in version 2.6.3.1. Looking in the Users Guide I see that it

Re: Short titles

2021-10-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/8/21 3:02 PM, Ricardo Berlasso wrote: El vie, 8 oct 2021 a las 19:35, Rich Shepard (mailto:rshep...@appl-ecosys.com>>) escribió: I used to find an entry in the Insert menu for short titles. It's not there in version 2.6.3.1. Looking in the Users Guide I see that it

Re: Preamble header issues

2021-10-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 10/8/21 1:46 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: Running lyx-3.6.2.1 on Slackware-14.2/x86_64. The document is KOMA-Scipt Report; page layout style is 'default'. I want to define custom headings for all reports and I'm reading the KOMA-Secipt doc. My current preamble is: \date{} \usepackage{palatino}

Re: Permanence of strange .tex file

2021-08-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 8/27/21 4:51 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Fri, 27 Aug 2021, Paul A. Rubin wrote: Do you by any chance have instant preview turned on in Tools > Preferences > Look & Feel > Display. Paul, Huh! It was turned on, but I've no recollection of ever doing this. And, as I wrot

Re: Permanence of strange .tex file

2021-08-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 8/26/21 3:27 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: Here's another new experience for me. When I kill the lyx process there remains a file, for example lyxpreviewN17596.tex, which shows up in the process list as 'latex lyxpreviewN17596.tex' and consumes 100% of the CPUs most of the time. Root cannot find

Re: shortcut for going to edge of ERT frame?

2021-08-08 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 8/8/21 2:01 PM, David Pesetsky wrote: Is there any way to program a key so that if you are typing within an ERT frame, it takes the cursor to the last (or first) character in that frame? Also useful would be a way to exit the frame — landing at at the first non-ERT character to the left or

Re: How to make LyX math macros available across documents?

2021-08-06 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 8/6/21 5:52 AM, Tobias Hilbricht wrote: Dear readers of this list, in my worksheets in chemistry I have to write chemical formulas and physical quantities very often. But while that is very easy to do in LyX out of the box with chemical formulas due to the integration of mhchem and its macro

Re: Problems related to custom AMS theorem module

2021-07-23 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 7/23/21 4:14 PM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: Is there a way to instruct Lyx to write certain auxiliary files into the local directory, instead of in /tmp/lyx_tmpdirxxx? Is it LyX or LaTeX (pdflatex?) that writes the auxiliary files? I suspect the latter, in which case I'm pretty sure the answer

Re: Problems related to custom AMS theorem module

2021-07-23 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 7/23/21 12:14 PM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: This question is still related to the recent thread: https://www.mail-archive.com/lyx-users@lists.lyx.org/msg112228.html I thought I got it right, but several unexpected problems

Re: Jabref 5.3.1

2021-07-22 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 7/22/21 2:25 PM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am 22.07.21 um 20:12 schrieb Wolfgang Engelmann: Am 22.07.21 um 17:32 schrieb Paul A. Rubin: On 7/22/21 9:31 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: There is a new Jabref (5.3.1) available under https://www.fosshub.com/JabRef.html There is a download

Re: Jabref 5.3.1

2021-07-22 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 7/22/21 9:31 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: There is a new Jabref (5.3.1) available under https://www.fosshub.com/JabRef.html There is a download for Ubuntu+Debian and a Linux portable. I wanted to try the latter, but don't know how to run it. Could somebody advice me? Wolfgang Download the

Re: Customizing counters of theorem environments.

2021-07-21 Thread Paul A. Rubin
(Accidentally replied directly rather than to the list. Better late than never?) I can see no reason to mess with the layout translations file. If your LyX user interface uses a language other than English, just give your custom theorem environment a layout name in that language. If your new

Re: ERT expression for dimensions of boxes, images etc.

2021-07-04 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 7/4/21 9:33 AM, Tobias Hilbricht wrote: Am Sonntag, den 27.06.2021, 11:58 -0400 schrieb Paul A. Rubin: On 6/27/21 7:36 AM, Tobias Hilbricht wrote: Dear readers of this list, is it possible in LyX to enter dimensions in terms of ERT expressions such as \linewidth+\marginparsep

Re: ERT expression for dimensions of boxes, images etc.

2021-06-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 6/27/21 7:36 AM, Tobias Hilbricht wrote: Dear readers of this list, is it possible in LyX to enter dimensions in terms of ERT expressions such as \linewidth+\marginparsep+\marginparwidth into the dialogs for boxes, images (Insert -> Box, Insert -> Image) ? If I have defined a length in

Re: Empty backup directory

2021-06-26 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 6/26/21 3:29 AM, Daniel wrote: Hi, After installing LyX, the backup directory is empty (Preferences > Paths). Does that mean that no backups are created by default or that the backups are created even though "Backup documents, every ... minutes" is checked (Preferences > Look & Feel >

Re: Command to put string in both the LyX authoring environment and the finished PDF?

2021-06-20 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 6/20/21 5:39 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, I have a local layout, based on Book-extsizes, for my new book. I have no idea what the book's title will be yet, and I sure nuff don't want to have to search all instances of that title and replace them every time I get a better idea for the title.

Re: Converting markdown to PDF

2021-06-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 6/16/21 4:12 PM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: Using R is a little overkill in my view, but if it works it works :-)-O It's a bit indirect, but for users of the RStudio IDE, you just open RStudio, open the .md file and click the "Knit to PDF" toolbar button and you're done (unless you don't

Re: I need an environment similar to, but not identical to LyX-Code

2021-06-10 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 6/10/21 7:54 PM, Steve Litt wrote: I need an environment similar to, but not identical to the LyX-Code environment. Specifically, I need the page margins to be the same as regular text, and I'd also like a smaller font. So I figured I'd find the LaTeX definition of LyX-Code and work from

Re: SSL certificate error

2021-06-07 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 6/7/21 4:53 PM, Ricardo Berlasso wrote: Hi, people, Today, trying to enter https://www.lyx.org/ I get a SSL certificate error: SEC_ERROR_EXPIRED_CERTIFICATE Is it a known problem? Regards, Ricardo I can confirm this. Apparently it expired today (June 7) at

Re: Set optional tabular argument

2021-05-16 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 5/16/21 8:00 AM, Daniel wrote: Hi, The tabular environment comes with an optional argument for positioning relative to it's surrounding text (t = top, b = bottom). Can this argument be set in LyX? (I really mean tabular not table float.) Best, Daniel Right-click anywhere in the table,

Re: Pasting latex in a lyx file

2021-04-07 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 4/7/21 6:44 PM, Andrew Parsloe wrote: On 8/04/2021 3:14 am, Paul A. Rubin wrote: On 4/7/21 10:14 AM, Mario D wrote: Hi all, sometime I need to paste some latex code inside a lyx file. When I do this, I lose all the formatting and, in particular,  I lose all new lines: this means

Re: Pasting latex in a lyx file

2021-04-07 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 4/7/21 10:14 AM, Mario D wrote: Hi all, sometime I need to paste some latex code inside a lyx file. When I do this, I lose all the formatting and, in particular,  I lose all new lines: this means that what I end up with in my red box in lyx is a complete mess which requires a lot of

Re: You use bookmarks in LyX. Tell me about it

2021-04-06 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 4/6/21 12:43 PM, Scott Kostyshak wrote: On Mon, Apr 05, 2021 at 02:17:02PM -0400, Paul A. Rubin wrote: I rarely use bookmarks, and when I do... This opening phrase made me think you might be "The Most Interesting LyXer in the World" (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYR3TPKKzd

Re: You use bookmarks in LyX. Tell me about it

2021-04-05 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 4/5/21 4:03 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le 05/04/2021 à 20:17, Paul A. Rubin a écrit : On 4/5/21 11:54 AM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: On a side note, I find it slightly disconcerting that clicking "Navigate Back" in a document with no bookmarks and no recent edits open

Re: You use bookmarks in LyX. Tell me about it

2021-04-05 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 4/5/21 11:54 AM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Dear LyX users, I recently tried to fix ticket #2496 for 2.4.0. https://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/2496#comment:20 However, several problems occurred: 1/ displaying bookmark numbers inline does not please everybody (see attachment) 2/ displaying

Re: Biblatex issues

2021-03-25 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/25/21 4:40 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: It's been a long time since I last wrote a document with a bibliography. I have compilation issues on this one and cannot find a saved thread with the solution. I switched from bibtex to biblatex last year (or earlier) and want to use the author-date

Re: Changing Figure Labelling in LyX

2021-03-18 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/18/21 2:13 PM, Philippe Burden wrote: To whomever this may concern, I have recently started using LyX to write scientific papers for my undergraduate degree. In writing one of my reports, I found myself wanting to change the way the figures are labelled. I have managed to change the

Re: blurish pdf figure

2021-03-15 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/15/21 6:31 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am 15.03.21 um 10:38 schrieb Dr Eberhard Lisse: Wolfgang, how is this produced? el On 12/03/2021 12:01, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: If I insert the graphic (appended) in a lyx document, it looks blurish, although the original and in the pdf

Re: blurish pdf figure

2021-03-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/12/21 5:01 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: If I insert the graphic (appended) in a lyx document, it looks blurish, although the original and in the pdf output it is clear. Looks like it is rendered to a pixel figure. What is wrong? Wolfgang Are you saying that it looks blurry in the LyX

Re: Instant preview: different sizes in different situations

2021-03-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/11/21 12:43 PM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: I feared that that would happen... Is there a way I can acquire a traceback of what's happening? On quinta-feira, 11 de março de 2021 13:43:13 -03 Paul A. Rubin wrote: I cannot reproduce that here (LyX 2.3.6.1, Linux Mint 20, Qt 5.12.8, TeXLive 2019

Re: Instant preview: different sizes in different situations

2021-03-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/11/21 10:29 AM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: Using: LyX v. 2.3.6.1 OS: Fedora Core 33 TeXLive v. 9 I noticed a weird behaviour for some time already with Instant Preview. In: Preferences -> Look & Feel -> Display -> Instant preview, if I set Preview size 1.2, then during the edition, when a given

Re: Increase base font size

2021-03-09 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/9/21 11:26 AM, Rich Shepard wrote: Using lyx-2.3.6.1 and KOMA-Script Article class. I'm preparing speaker's notes for a forthcoming video presentation and I want the body text larger than 12pt. In Settings->Fonts the choice is limited to 12pt. What's the LaTeX for changing paperfontsize

Re: Again: sidecap figure

2021-03-04 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/4/21 3:39 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am 02.03.21 um 14:46 schrieb Wolfgang Engelmann: In my preamble I have \usepackage{sidecap} % Definition to put legends beside tables and figures \newcommand{\TabBesBeg}[1][1.0]{%   \let\MyTable\table   \let\MyEndtable\endtable   

Re: footnote

2021-03-04 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/4/21 12:52 PM, Patrick Dupre wrote: Hello, Could somebody tell me what is wrong in this file with a formula in a footnote? Thank === Patrick DUPRÉ | | email: pdu...@gmx.com

Re: beamer dual

2021-03-03 Thread Paul A. Rubin
I've used (and been quite happy with) Impressive on Linux. It's written in Python. Paul On 3/3/21 9:31 AM, Patrick Dupre wrote: Thanks, but under Linux? === Patrick DUPRÉ

Re: beamer dual

2021-03-03 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 3/3/21 12:04 PM, Patrick Dupre wrote: Yes, I installed Pympress. But, I anticipated that the NoteItem or \note[item] (beamer) would be the visible in "Annotations" (Pympress) But it is not the case. What am I missing? Thanks.

Substack/subarray

2021-02-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
Hi all, Do \substack and \subarray (discussed in the Math help file) appear anywhere in the math toolbars, or do they have to be entered by typing the LaTeX commands? Thanks, Paul -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org/mailman/listinfo/lyx-users

Re: aux file

2021-02-17 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/17/21 2:31 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: I used to produce an aux file from my lyx document by exporting the tex file via plain latex, running it and select the aux (I remember, there was an easier way, but I forgot). But plain latex does not appear any more since I use xetex. What

Re: Frame Control in LYX Beamer Slides

2021-02-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/14/21 3:02 PM, Doug Martin wrote: On Sun, Feb 14, 2021 at 11:03 AM Paul A. Rubin <mailto:parubi...@gmail.com>> wrote: That said, the culprit is a setting in the document. If you go to Document > Settings... > Math Options, you will note that the "Ind

Re: Frame Control in LYX Beamer Slides

2021-02-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/14/21 1:16 PM, Doug Martin wrote: Paul (and all), Sorry for this partial repeat, as I accidentally sent previous email before I was finished: As for my desire to center equations, I have attached the LYX file and the resulting pdf file. The last pdf slide shows the left-justification

Re: Frame Control in LYX Beamer Slides

2021-02-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/14/21 11:58 AM, Doug Martin wrote: I also found that it is helpful to always create right away the separator to end the Frame, which is not in the main Dropdown menu for Standard, etc., as I had seen in a tutorial, but in the Insert drop down menu. By the way, do you happen to know

Re: Frame Control in LYX Beamer Slides

2021-02-14 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/14/21 10:50 AM, Doug Martin wrote: I I have the following simple question:  I have by mistake created a new Frame and want to delete. There must be a simple way to do that, but I am not seeing it. Thanks in advance for any guidance provided. Doug Put the cursor in the inset for the

Re: find next?

2021-02-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/11/21 7:28 PM, David Pesetsky wrote: My Macintosh-educated fingers are used to ⌘-G for "find next" (used after using ⌘-F for "find"). Does Lyx have a "find next" function so I can duplicate this? I may be missing something in plain view, in which case, my apologies for wasting

Re: Koma-script Book Figure/Table numbering.

2021-02-04 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 2/4/21 9:25 AM, Rich Shepard wrote: On Thu, 4 Feb 2021, Norman Dunbar wrote: * Lyx 2.2.4 (From the Mint distro, not downloaded.) Norman, Could be an issue fixed since then. The current version is 2.3.6.1. I have a test case if anyone is interested, but I doubt I'd be allowed to attach

Re: Importing tex file into Lyx

2021-01-28 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 1/28/21 10:54 AM, Keith Sloan wrote: My Uni has supplied me with a tex template that they want me to use. I have tried opening a new Lyx document and then importing the tex file but I get an error see attached. An error occurred while running: $$s/../MacOS/text2lyx -f "casestudy.tex"

Re: Setting LyX window font size

2021-01-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 1/27/21 2:14 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: Running lyx-2.3.6.1 on Slackware-14.2/x86_64 with Xfce4-4.12.1. This upgrade changed the font size on the window's menu, outline panel, and other non-text-body elements. They're now too small for me to comfortably read. See attached screenshot. Using

Re: Large delimiters, multiline equations

2021-01-22 Thread Paul A. Rubin
On 1/22/21 3:24 PM, Joel Kulesza wrote: On Fri, Jan 22, 2021 at 12:09 Paul A. Rubin <mailto:parubi...@gmail.com>> wrote: On 1/22/21 1:06 PM, Neal Becker wrote: > On Fri, Jan 22, 2021 at 11:26 AM Joel Kulesza mailto:jkule...@gmail.com>> wrote: >> On F

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