Re: How to assign a key code to a local layout

2021-07-04 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 7/4/21 9:50 AM, Tobias Hilbricht wrote: > Dear readers of this list, > > I created a local layout (Document -> Settings -> Local layout) which I > can invoke via the menu (Insert -> User defined insert -> Local insert) > and which works as expected. > How can I assign a key code to this local

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

2021-06-22 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 6/22/21 10:05 AM, Steve Litt wrote: > Steve Litt said on Sun, 20 Jun 2021 17:39:52 -0400 > >> 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

Re: SSL certificate error

2021-06-08 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 6/8/21 10:17 AM, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote: That is a Letsencrypt certificate and as such should be or have been auto-renewed :-)-O I've just updated it. I've been so busy it slipped my mind. Riki On 07/06/2021 23:03, Paul A. Rubin wrote: On 6/7/21 4:53 PM, Ricardo Berlasso wrote: Hi,

Re: Wrong order of footnote numbers in tables with afterpage

2021-05-25 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 5/25/21 6:46 AM, _johnny7_...@web.de wrote: > Hello, > > I have several multi-page tables in my document. With the package > afterpage it is convenient to force them to always begin on a new page > which works well. I also want to use footnotes in those tables - I am > aware that this is

Re: Why can't I post to #lyx on freenode?

2021-05-01 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 5/1/21 8:51 PM, Steve Litt wrote: > Hi all, > > I tried to ask a question on #lyx on freenode, but no matter what I > tried to post, it gave an error of: > > ##unavailable :Cannot send to nick/channel > > Apparently this is happening because freenode's #lyx group is invite > only. Could

Re: Installing LyX from (stable) source?

2021-05-01 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 5/1/21 8:42 PM, Steve Litt wrote: > Richard Kimberly Heck said on Sat, 1 May 2021 20:30:51 -0400 > >> On 5/1/21 7:43 PM, Steve Litt wrote: >>> Hi all, >>> >>> I use Void Linux and am not satisfied with their LyX package, because >>> it apparentl

Re: Installing LyX from (stable) source?

2021-05-01 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 5/1/21 7:43 PM, Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, I use Void Linux and am not satisfied with their LyX package, because it apparently contains hard links to the 2020 TeXLive, which of course is giving me errors. I'd prefer to handle my LyX and TeXLive myself, without Linux distribution packages.

Re: Layout based on "Book (Standard Class with Extra Font Sizes)"

2021-04-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 4/28/21 2:52 AM, Steve Litt wrote: > Hi all, > > I'm making a layout file, based on Document Class "Book (Standard Class > with Extra Font Sizes)". After investigation on my Void Linux computer > with TeXLive, I found that > /usr/share/texmf-dist/tex/latex/extsizes/extbook.cls > provides

Re: Lyx on Chromebook - Yes it works!

2021-04-16 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 4/16/21 9:41 AM, Dr Paul Verschueren wrote: > > I assumed that the relative silence indicated I’m on my own, so I > thought I would make an initial investigation this lunchtime. > > Great news - it turns out to be relatively trivial to get Lyx working > under Chrome OS, and there is no need to

Re: Lyx on Chromebook

2021-04-15 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 4/15/21 1:01 PM, Dr Paul Verschueren wrote: I’m just evaluating a friend’s Chromebook – and I’m very impressed. It seems to do everything I want, at a fraction of the weight and cost of my old dying laptop … with one exception – Lyx! This link:

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

2021-04-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 4/6/21 12:13 PM, John White wrote: On Tuesday, April 6, 2021 9:01:23 AM PDT Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > Am 06.04.21 um 17:21 schrieb Richard Kimberly Heck: > > On 4/6/21 3:02 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > >> first: What is the shortcut for 'Save Bookmark 1' ? &g

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

2021-04-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
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) > >

Re: hyphen for range

2021-04-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 4/6/21 11:13 AM, Bernt Lie wrote: > As... "1--2 days". Doesn't that work? Just to clarify: LyX will magically convert it to an en-dash on screen and in the file. I think that was as of 2.3.0. In earlier versions, the "--" is left as is, and LaTeX converts it to an en-dash. Riki >

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

2021-04-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 4/6/21 3:02 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > first: What is the shortcut for 'Save Bookmark 1' ? > Shortcuts tells: > Umschalt+F1 Depth Increment Alt+Umschalt+Rechts > Question: Why is Umschalt and Rechts used instead of the English > expressions? > Same for Goto Bookmark 1 > Strg+1 Depth

Re: Bibliography

2021-03-27 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 3/27/21 11:31 AM, Rich Shepard wrote: > On Sat, 27 Mar 2021, Doug Martin wrote: > >> I'm guessing that you don't use that dialog and somehow when you >> insert a >> citation using the Jabref external link, you choose directly from >> JabRef? >> An example of how you do the initial insert would

Re: Bibliography

2021-03-27 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 3/27/21 5:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > > > Am 25.03.21 um 18:56 schrieb Wolfgang Engelmann: >> If I have two bib files in the bibliography; is the second one only >> used, if the citation is NOT in the first one? >> Wolfgang > Perhaps I explained badly: > I have two relatively large bib

Re: Parent-child book questions

2021-03-25 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 3/25/21 3:35 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: Reading in the Embedded Objects help manual (Sec 7.2) that, "To be able to work on child documents without the need to open their master, specify in the child document the master in the menu Document->Settings->Document->Class. This master document will

Re: Bibliography

2021-03-25 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 3/25/21 1:56 PM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: If I have two bib files in the bibliography; is the second one only used, if the citation is NOT in the first one? If you have duplicate citations in the two files, I believe that will cause a warning. I do not know which would be used. Is that

Re: Layout

2021-03-14 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 3/13/21 12:19 PM, Mario Moles wrote: > > Yes I know. Thank you. But I was looking more for something like A4 > page split into two columns counted as single pages. It's possible? > Including the first page with the title. > Pretty much anything is possible with LaTeX. But how to do it? I'd ask

Re: Compile Problems After Updating to Qt6

2021-03-11 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 3/11/21 4:52 AM, Christoph Schmitz wrote: After homebrew silently updated Qt to v6 I cannot compile LyX anymore. Where is the right place to ask questions regarding build issues? Better to ask on LyX devel. We should try to get it compilable with Qt 6. It is not surprising, though, that it

Re: Failure bilding 2.3.6.1

2021-02-21 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/21/21 12:50 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: > Le 17/02/2021 à 22:51, Rich Shepard a écrit : >> On Wed, 17 Feb 2021, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: >> >>> The build log says: >>> == The found moc compiler is for Qt 4.8.7 but the Qt library version >>> is 5.12.8. >> >> JMarc, >> >> Yes, I saw that

LyX 2.4.0 Alpha 3

2021-02-19 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
A third alpha of LyX 2.4.0 has now been released. It can be found here: http://ftp.lyx.org/ftp/pub/lyx/devel/lyx-2.4/ As usual with alpha software, this is released for testing purposes only. Although many of us have been using it regularly, and it seems to be fairly stable, nasty surprises

Re: L3-Programming-Layer????

2021-02-15 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/15/21 10:55 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: > Dear Lyxers, > > I have recently observed that I see the message (L3-Programming-Layer) > followed by a date (2021-02-06) in the status bar when I compile a document. > > Do you have any idea about its meaning and origin? That is the LaTeX version

Re: find next?

2021-02-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/12/21 7:43 PM, Joel Kulesza wrote: > > > On Fri, Feb 12, 2021 at 8:24 AM David Pesetsky > wrote: > > Pleased indeed, thank you!!! > >> On Feb 12, 2021, at 10:14 AM, Jürgen Spitzmüller > > wrote: >> >> Am Freitag, dem 12.02.2021 um

Re: find next?

2021-02-11 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/11/21 9:38 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > On 2/11/21 8:21 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: >> 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").  Do

Re: find next?

2021-02-11 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/11/21 8:21 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: > 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

Re: outline pane issues and huge note slowness

2021-02-08 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/8/21 5:56 AM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le 05/02/2021 à 22:50, V K a écrit : Manjaro linux, sway, wayland laptop Lenovo X1 yoga (1st generation) (CPU: Dual Core Intel Core i7-6600U (-MT MCP-) speed/min/max: 699/400/3400 MHz Kernel: 5.10.7-3-MANJARO x86_64 Up: 7h 04m Mem: 6805.1/15417.2

LyX 2.4 Alpha 2

2021-02-08 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
The LyX team is pleased to announce the release of the second alpha for LyX 2.4. You can dowload it here: http://ftp.lyx.org/ftp/pub/lyx/devel/lyx-2.4/ For some information about the new features, see: https://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/NewInLyX24 Please note that, as alpha software, there may be some

Re: outline pane issues and huge note slowness

2021-02-05 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/5/21 6:30 PM, V K wrote: >> Do you also see this with other insets? E.g., footnotes? Does it matter if >> the top of the inset is still on screen? Or if the bottom is off? Does the >> inset need to be bigger than the screen for you to see this? >> >> JMard will know better than I, but I

Re: outline pane issues and huge note slowness

2021-02-05 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/5/21 5:34 PM, V K wrote: On Saturday, February 6, 2021, 12:21:59 AM GMT+2, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 2/5/21 4:52 PM, V K wrote: On Friday, February 5, 2021, 11:43:02 PM GMT+2, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 2/5/21 3:10 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le

Re: outline pane issues and huge note slowness

2021-02-05 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/5/21 4:52 PM, V K wrote: On Friday, February 5, 2021, 11:43:02 PM GMT+2, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 2/5/21 3:10 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le 05/02/2021 à 20:07, V K a écrit : Regarding huge note. I created a new file, pasted some random generated text in English

Re: outline pane issues and huge note slowness

2021-02-05 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 2/5/21 3:10 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Le 05/02/2021 à 20:07, V K a écrit : Regarding huge note. I created a new file, pasted some random generated text in English and Russian, placed them in note an yes, it is not as bad. But when I pasted my text in Lithuanian to note, it's almost

Re: Document tab blank

2021-01-30 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/30/21 9:20 AM, Rich Shepard wrote: > On Fri, 29 Jan 2021, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > >> It's possible that the foreground text color is the same as the >> background >> text color. > > Riki, > > Looking in Tools -> Preferences -> Loo

Re: Document tab blank

2021-01-29 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/29/21 11:07 AM, Rich Shepard wrote: > On Fri, 29 Jan 2021, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > >> Is there anything different about the filenames? Spaces, eg? > > Riki, > > The document settings are the same as another doc loaded into the > application. But, here's a rea

Re: Document tab blank

2021-01-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/28/21 7:04 PM, Hal Kierstead wrote: >> On Jan 28, 2021, at 4:06 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: >> >> This is one I've not seen before. I'm using lyx-2.3.6.1. >> >> I opened a .lyx document in a new tab and the title does not display in the >> tab. It's plain white (see attached screenshot.) Closing

Re: lyx-users Digest, Vol 70, Issue 8

2021-01-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
ave a look at this tomorrow and see if I can come up with a better layout file than the quick and dirty one. Riki > > >> Message: 2 >> Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 15:01:45 -0500 >> From: Richard Kimberly Heck >> To: parubi...@gmail.com, lyx-users@lists.lyx.org >> S

Re: Importing tex file into Lyx

2021-01-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/28/21 2:48 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: 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:

Re: Flawed 2.3.6.1 upgrade

2021-01-25 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/25/21 2:04 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: > On Mon, 25 Jan 2021, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > >> That is very odd. Assuming you had 2.3.6 installed before, the changes >> were very minimal. Maybe there's been a change to the Qt version that >> the build pull

Re: why doesn't lyx recognize "projects" (sets of files)?

2021-01-25 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/25/21 1:27 PM, Piantadosi, Steven wrote: > > I have been using lyx for about 3 years. Currently I am producing a > large book with 25 chapters along with various smaller projects. The > biggest problem I encounter is that the user interface does not seem > to allow separation of workflow into

Re: Flawed 2.3.6.1 upgrade

2021-01-25 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/25/21 1:27 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: > While the sub-minor upgrade to .1 apparently had no benefits for me I > allowed my weekly SlackBuilds.org upgrades to install it. Today I > fired it > up and discovered some changes had been made and I've not found how to > fix > them. That is very odd.

Re: Unwanted spacing in Table of Contents

2021-01-24 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/24/21 4:56 AM, John Beattie wrote: > On 2021-01-23 19:58 -0500, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: >> On 1/23/21 6:12 PM, Anthony Macks wrote: >>> Dear All, >>> >>> I have attached my LyX file and its pdf output. >>> >>> For some reason, the

Re: Unwanted spacing in Table of Contents

2021-01-23 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/23/21 6:12 PM, Anthony Macks wrote: Dear All, I have attached my LyX file and its pdf output. For some reason, the spacing between sections  and subsections in my table of contents is very large. In fact, it appears that the items in the TOC are being distributed evenly over the

Re: Adding an environment to the drop down menu

2021-01-19 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/18/21 11:14 PM, Anthony Macks wrote: Dear LyX users, I have created a new environment by adding the following to my preamble. \newcounter{YourTurn}[section] \newenvironment{YourTurn}[1][]{\refstepcounter{YourTurn}\par\medskip      \noindent \color{green}\textbf{Your Turn ~\theYourTurn.

Re: LyX on Apple Silicon (cont.)

2021-01-16 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/16/21 4:20 AM, Marcus Mikulcak wrote: > Hi everybody, > > a few months ago (November, I think?) somebody raised the question of > LyX on Apple Silicon, how and whether it would run. As I've been using > a LyX version that I've compiled from source (with a feature included > by Jürgen

Re: How to set image resolution in LyXHTML export?

2021-01-15 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/15/21 10:58 AM, Mark van Rossum wrote: > Hi > > I export my LyX file with PDF images to LyXHTML. > However, the resolution is too low. > > How can I change it? Use some image format that does not need to be converted. > In exports to other formats, the resolution is good. Probably it is

Re: LyX 2.4.0 Alpha 1

2021-01-14 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/14/21 4:30 PM, Andrew Parsloe wrote: On 14/01/2021 10:11 pm, Baris Erkus wrote: On 14-Jan-21 6:06 AM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 1/13/21 4:18 PM, Baris Erkus wrote: On 13-Jan-21 7:51 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: We are pleased to announce the release of the first alpha for LyX

Re: LyX 2.4.0 Alpha 1

2021-01-14 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/14/21 1:44 PM, Yu Jin wrote: > Am Do., 14. Jan. 2021 um 18:50 Uhr schrieb Richard Kimberly Heck > mailto:rikih...@lyx.org>>: > > On 1/14/21 11:04 AM, Yu Jin wrote: >> Am Do., 14. Jan. 2021 um 04:06 Uhr schrieb Richard Kimberly Heck >> mailto:rikih...

Re: LyX 2.4.0 Alpha 1

2021-01-14 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/14/21 11:04 AM, Yu Jin wrote: > Am Do., 14. Jan. 2021 um 04:06 Uhr schrieb Richard Kimberly Heck > mailto:rikih...@lyx.org>>: > > On 1/13/21 4:18 PM, Baris Erkus wrote: > > On 13-Jan-21 7:51 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > >> We are pleased to

Re: LyX 2.4.0 Alpha 1

2021-01-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/13/21 4:18 PM, Baris Erkus wrote: > On 13-Jan-21 7:51 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: >> We are pleased to announce the release of the first alpha for LyX 2.4.0. >> You can find source tarballs and binaries for Windows and OSX here: >> >> http://ftp.lyx.or

Re: Documentation Help

2021-01-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/13/21 2:27 PM, Baris Erkus wrote: > On 13-Jan-21 8:22 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: >> Hi, everyone, >> >> We hope to release LyX 2.4.0 in the next couple months. Before then, >> there is some work that needs to be done on the documentation. If you've >> a

Documentation Help

2021-01-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
Hi, everyone, We hope to release LyX 2.4.0 in the next couple months. Before then, there is some work that needs to be done on the documentation. If you've always wanted to contribute to LyX but haven't because you don't know how to code, then this is your chance! The main task that needs doing

LyX 2.4.0 Alpha 1

2021-01-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
We are pleased to announce the release of the first alpha for LyX 2.4.0. You can find source tarballs and binaries for Windows and OSX here: http://ftp.lyx.org/ftp/pub/lyx/devel/lyx-2.4/ See this page https://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/NewInLyX24 for a description of new features and updates. As you

LyX 2.3.6.2 Update for OSX Only

2021-01-09 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
A change in LyX 2.3.6.1 broke the use of SyncTeX with OSX (bug #12063). This was due to inconsistencies in our underlying Qt libraries. Thus, a new version fixing that problem has been released. Please see our download page https://www.lyx.org/Download for links to the new binaries. --

Re: double dots in chapter numbering Hungarian

2021-01-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/6/21 9:01 AM, Horváth Andor wrote: > Hello! > > I have been using LyX for the past 6 months now, and I love it - but > there is an annoying detail I would love to change. When set to > Hungarian, the chapter counter includes a dot, while the other counters > don't. So "Chapter 1", which

Re: Can't retrieve GPG key from Lyx fingerprint

2021-01-04 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 1/4/21 1:20 PM, sue...@free.fr wrote: > Hello, > > I can't retrieve the GPG public key as indicated from the "checksum > and signing" section of the download page of lyx.org. > > I've got a message saying  general error from key server. > > I've also search on the internet for help or places to

LyX 2.3.6.1

2021-01-03 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
LyX 2.3.6.1 is now released. This update fixes two problems. The first is that the inclusion of TeX files as child documents was unintentionally broken by the new code that allows for the creation of new files from the child document dialog. The second is that there was some odd behavior of menus

Re: LyX layouts for IEEE Open Journals

2020-12-27 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/26/20 11:12 PM, list_em...@icloud.com wrote: > [[ For some reason my posts are not showing up in my mail reader so I’m > replying to Riki’s post. They are in the archive, however. Sorry. ]] > > I believe the IEEE Open Journal template, called open.tex when downloaded by > the IEEE, is

Re: LyX layouts for IEEE Open Journals

2020-12-22 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/22/20 4:58 AM, list_em...@icloud.com wrote: > The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has a series of > new ‘open” journals which use a different Tex format than other IEEE journals. > > A superficial inspection shows that the main difference is that the abstract > and

Re: Plugin creation info?

2020-12-20 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/19/20 7:36 AM, Christos Liaskos wrote: > Dear LyX development team, > > First of all, many thanks for your hard work! I am an enthusiastic > user of LyX since 2009. > > I would like to create a custom plugin. (The goal is to provide > generalized text autocompletion, depending on the

Re: How to avoid RCS and use git always?

2020-12-18 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/17/20 6:43 PM, Pavel Sanda wrote: > On Thu, Dec 17, 2020 at 05:19:24PM -0500, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: >> Obviously, we could just use the parent directory search thing. But is there >> a reason not just to check the return value of "git status" etc? I wou

Re: How to avoid RCS and use git always?

2020-12-18 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/18/20 4:26 AM, Saša Janiška wrote: > On Thu, 17 Dec 2020 12:15:17 +0100 > Matěj Cepl wrote: > >> I am trying to persuade my wife to start using VCS for her >> documents, and avoid pressing her to use command line for it. > Have you considered to persuade her to use Fossil

Re: How to avoid RCS and use git always?

2020-12-17 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/17/20 4:59 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 12/17/20 4:45 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 12/17/20 11:22 AM, Scott Kostyshak wrote: On Thu, Dec 17, 2020 at 12:15:17PM +0100, Matěj Cepl wrote: Hi, I am trying to persuade my wife to start using VCS for her documents, and avoid

Re: How to avoid RCS and use git always?

2020-12-17 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/17/20 4:45 PM, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: On 12/17/20 11:22 AM, Scott Kostyshak wrote: On Thu, Dec 17, 2020 at 12:15:17PM +0100, Matěj Cepl wrote: Hi, I am trying to persuade my wife to start using VCS for her documents, and avoid pressing her to use command line for it. I thought

Re: How to avoid RCS and use git always?

2020-12-17 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/17/20 11:22 AM, Scott Kostyshak wrote: On Thu, Dec 17, 2020 at 12:15:17PM +0100, Matěj Cepl wrote: Hi, I am trying to persuade my wife to start using VCS for her documents, and avoid pressing her to use command line for it. I thought that just by running git init in the directory her

Re: Markdown to Lyx

2020-12-14 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/14/20 12:27 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: > Hello, > > I have now created the WiKi > page: https://wiki.lyx.org/Tips/ConvertMarkdown > > > Strangely, the links to Pandoc that I have put in the top part wait > for approval, while other links I have

Re: Xubuntu 20.04: Qt Library

2020-12-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/13/20 3:46 AM, Hartmut Haase wrote: > Hib Kornel, > and I never had problems to compile LyX under Xubuntu 18.04 and earler > versions. You used --enable-qt5? Riki -- lyx-users mailing list lyx-users@lists.lyx.org http://lists.lyx.org/mailman/listinfo/lyx-users

Re: Xubuntu 20.04: Qt Library

2020-12-12 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/12/20 4:18 PM, John White wrote: This sounds like an excellent way to keep lyx up to date, but I am clueless about alternative repositories. If they require github, I'm not interested. Lyx 2.3.2 ships with Debian Buster and it works fine for my purposes. I have learned that adding

Re: Xubuntu 20.04: Qt Library

2020-12-12 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/12/20 5:47 AM, Hartmut Haase wrote: > Hi Richard, >> I'm a little puzzled why you would need that. LyX uses Qt, yes, but > if I install LyX from the distribution it is about 9 month older than > the last release. Because this one does not have binaries for all > distributions, I use to

Re: Xubuntu 20.04: Qt Library

2020-12-11 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/11/20 4:58 AM, Hartmut Haase wrote: > Hi, > to compile LyX I need the Qt Library for qt5-gtk, but I don't know the > name of its Package. I'm a little puzzled why you would need that. LyX uses Qt, yes, but packages like that typically involve some kind of communication between Qt and Gtk.

Re: Markdown to Lyx

2020-12-09 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/9/20 10:41 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: > > >> Le 10 déc. 2020 à 10:34, Andrew Parsloe > > a écrit : >> >> On 10/12/2020 4:15 pm, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: >>> Hello All, >>> I am trying to find a way to directly import markdown documents in Lyx. >>> >>> I have

Re: New windows installers (2.3.6, both 32 and 64 bit) do not start installation

2020-12-09 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/9/20 8:50 PM, Lorenzo wrote: Yu Jin escribió: Am Mi., 9. Dez. 2020 um 00:12 Uhr schrieb Lorenzo : Dear all, New windows installers (2.3.6, both 32 and 64 bit) do not start installation on my system; in fact they not even request admin permission to start; simply nothing happens

Re: Auto-Correct and Delimiters Bug

2020-12-09 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/9/20 10:10 AM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: On terça-feira, 8 de dezembro de 2020 20:22:04 -03 you wrote: > At the moment, the * thing works with paired delimiters, but it only > changes the first one, which is definitely a bug. It should obviously > change both. I also don't know how hard that

Auto-Correct and Delimiters Bug

2020-12-08 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
nitely a bug. It should obviously change both. I also don't know how hard that would be. Riki >   > >   > > On terça-feira, 8 de dezembro de 2020 15:42:00 -03 Richard Kimberly > Heck wrote: > > > On 12/8/20 7:45 AM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: > > > > Hi there.

Re: Description of improvement in the user interface

2020-12-08 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/8/20 7:45 AM, Rudi Gaelzer wrote: > > Hi there. > > Where can I find a more detailed description of the following update > listed in the announcement of LyX 2.3.6: > >   > > Update autocorrect in mathed so that pressing '*' after a delimiter will > > cycle through all sizes. > There's not

Re: Mac Binary with Qt 5.12.9

2020-12-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/6/20 12:50 PM, Dr Eberhard W Lisse wrote: Stephan, I have run some large files with and without includes and many images on a 2020 MacBook Air 13" in daylight mode (I don't use the dark one) on Big Sur, changed the icon sets, toggled a few toolbars and can not find any issues. I will

Re: Mac Binary with Qt 5.12.9

2020-12-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/6/20 4:30 AM, Anders Ekberg wrote: > >> On 6 Dec 2020, at 02:43, Richard Kimberly Heck > <mailto:rikih...@lyx.org>> wrote: >> >> Hi, all, >> >> Due to bug #12042 (https://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/12042 >> <https://www.lyx.org/trac/ticke

Re: Mac Binary with Qt 5.12.9

2020-12-06 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/6/20 10:33 AM, Joel Kulesza wrote: > On Sat, Dec 5, 2020 at 6:44 PM Richard Kimberly Heck <mailto:rikih...@lyx.org>> wrote: > > Hi, all, > > Due to bug #12042 (https://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/12042 > <https://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/12042>)

Mac Binary with Qt 5.12.9

2020-12-05 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
Hi, all, Due to bug #12042 (https://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/12042), Stephan Witt has produced an OSX package built with Qt 5.12.9. This is a more up-to-date version of Qt than we've been using. If the package works well, then we'll replace the binary for 2.3.6 with it. But first, we need to make

Re: LyX 2.3.6 Windows Installer

2020-12-03 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
with MikTeX 2.9 on Windows 10 Ed > > On Wed, Dec 2, 2020 at 1:32 PM Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: >> As noted in the announcement of LyX 2.3.6, there is now an updated >> installer available for Windows, including a 64 bit version. In order to >> update to 2.3.6 on

LyX 2.3.6 Windows Installer

2020-12-02 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
As noted in the announcement of LyX 2.3.6, there is now an updated installer available for Windows, including a 64 bit version. In order to update to 2.3.6 on Windows using the new installer, you should uninstall the previous 2.3 releases using the uninstaller or from within the control

Re: Error in the release notes for 2.3.6?

2020-12-02 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/1/20 5:27 PM, Ricardo Berlasso wrote: Hi, LyXers! I noticed that the text in the release announcement for 2.3.6 here https://www.lyx.org/announce/2_3_6.txt and in the news page got mixed with the 2.3.5 release (it talks about support for

Re: Inline enumerate

2020-12-01 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 12/1/20 7:39 AM, Hal Kierstead wrote: > All - > > I know how to use inline enumerate (enumitem[enumerate*]) in LaTeX. Is there > a good way to use it in LyX without ERT? Among other problems, it seems that > in order to use the enumitem[enumerate*] package option I need to turn off > the

LyX 2.3.6 Released

2020-11-30 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
We are pleased to announce the release of LyX 2.3.6. This is the sixth maintenance release in the 2.3.x series. It is the result of on-going efforts to make our stable version more reliable and more stable. Most of the changes are fairly minor, fixes of smallish bugs, but a couple crashes have

Re: Correct usage of pandoc-crossref

2020-11-29 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/29/20 6:20 PM, André Jäger wrote: Hello, since a short time I am using LYX, and I am thankful for this wonderful program. I need to export the document to a docx-format. I managed successfully the creation of the bibliography using pandoc-citeproc with a csl-file. Now I would like

Re: Fwd: No first line in double enumeration

2020-11-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/28/20 12:32 PM, José Abílio Matos wrote: On Thursday, November 26, 2020 4:37:08 PM WET Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: > OK, I see the problem. Two solutions: > > The simplest is to add an empty ERT box to the first item. This will prevent > LyX from collapsing the e

Re: cutting and pasting text in LyX document error

2020-11-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/28/20 4:50 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > If I cut and paste text from literature in e.g. Jabref in a LyX > document I get this error > An error occurred while running: > python -tt $$s/scripts/html2latexwrapper.py gnuhtml2latex > "Buffer_importStringMHQHEd.html"

Re: LyX under WSL2 using VcXsrv (sharing clipboard problems)

2020-11-28 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/27/20 2:47 PM, Cris Fuhrman wrote: > Hello,  > > I recently started using LyX  on my Windows 10 via WSL2 (Ubuntu) with > VcXsrv. The application is snappy and I like configuring the > supporting tools in linux (especially the tex configurations).  > > Sadly, I can't get the clipboard to work

Re: Fwd: No first line in double enumeration

2020-11-26 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/26/20 10:22 AM, Hal Kierstead wrote: > > >> >> >> On 2020-11-25 21:22 , Hal Kierstead wrote: All - Is there a way to enter the following code in LyX without ERT: \begin{enumerate} \item  \begin{enumerate} \item a \item b \end{enumerate}

Re: No first line in double enumeration

2020-11-26 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/26/20 6:51 AM, Dr Eberhard W Lisse wrote: > RTFM, > > the TAB button is your friend. To add a bit more: This is what "Increase List Depth" does. Find it on the edit menu. Riki > On 2020-11-25 21:22 , Hal Kierstead wrote: >> All - >> >> Is there a way to enter the following code in LyX

Re: LyX on Apple silicon?

2020-11-18 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
binaries will still run, under some compatibility mode. But I took the question to concern truly native M1 binaries. RKH > On 2020-11-17 18:55 , Richard Kimberly Heck wrote: >> On 11/17/20 10:55 AM, Chris Menzel wrote: >>> 2. What are the plans for creating native LyX bina

Re: Fwd: [ Lyx Module syntaxe ? ] Need help for a custom enumerate style module.

2020-11-17 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/15/20 12:37 PM, didiergab...@free.fr wrote: Hi, For the first time I try to write a LYX module corresponding to a custom enumerate style (with two levels). I use the article Koma class with enumitem.sty package (I try…) I encounter a problem : * In the Lyx interface the 1rst level

Re: LyX on Apple silicon?

2020-11-17 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/17/20 10:55 AM, Chris Menzel wrote: > 2. What are the plans for creating native LyX binaries for these new Macs? Stephan will know better than I, but presumably there are two options. (i) Someone who has one of these things is able to compile the source and produce the binaries. It would

Re: Detokenized Math Macros?

2020-11-11 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/10/20 1:13 PM, Joel Kulesza wrote: Colleagues, Is there a way to detokenize math macros in LyX such that characters like an underscore are not passed?  I'd like to highlight text and then apply the macro (via toolbar button/shortcut), but it passes through characters without escaping

Docbook in 2.4.0

2020-11-02 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 11/2/20 9:41 AM, Pavel Sanda wrote: I would like to point out that the major push for this release was to get some feedback about new Docbook output format we provide. If anyone with related expertise could give it a try and provide us the feedback that would be approeciated... Just

Re: Testing Release of 2.4.0 Development Branch

2020-10-31 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 10/30/20 7:27 PM, Shay Riggs wrote: > On Thu, 29 Oct 2020 at 22:09, Richard Kimberly Heck <mailto:rikih...@lyx.org>> wrote: > > Hi, everyone, > > We are beginning the process of moving towards the next major > release of > LyX, which will be 2

Re: LyX acting differently between computers

2020-10-30 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 10/30/20 2:38 AM, Dr Eberhard W Lisse wrote: Or, actually this both means, get rid of Windows :-)-O Seriously, I have tried to get LyX and MikTeX working on Windows, but given up. The LyX project itself does not have an official view about TeX distributions, but our experience has tended

Testing Release of 2.4.0 Development Branch

2020-10-29 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
Hi, everyone, We are beginning the process of moving towards the next major release of LyX, which will be 2.4.0. Toward that end, we have prepared a 'testing' release. Please note that this is very much for testing. We do not necessarily recommend that anyone use it for daily work, although some

Re: Reconfigure doesn't work on Windows

2020-10-22 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 10/22/20 12:58 PM, Kornel Benko wrote: Am Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:00:39 -0300 schrieb Carlos Knauer : Hi I have installed MiKTeX in my notebook and LyX. The command Reconfigure doesn't work. Windows 7. May be it this problem ? Carlos Fernando Knauer Are you sure you have python installed?

Re: How to insert ERT before first list item

2020-10-13 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 10/13/20 4:42 PM, Paul A. Rubin wrote: > On 10/13/20 1:46 PM, Sanford Shieh wrote: >> >> Hi all, >> >>   >> >> I’m trying to implement resuming enumerate in Beamer following the >> solution >> https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/55000/continuing-enumerate-counters-in-beamer. >>   >> This

Re: A general layout/ layout-less lyx file

2020-09-29 Thread Richard Kimberly Heck
On 9/29/20 5:01 AM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: > Le 29/09/2020 à 10:45, Guenter Milde a écrit : >> On 2020-09-28, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: >>> Le 28/09/2020 à 14:25, Guenter Milde a écrit : A "don't warn about different documentcalss" button in the Isert>File>Child Document pop-up

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