Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
John McCabe-Dansted wrote: Well they are in the Karmic repositories. Instructions on how to upgrade qt4 (fairly) safely are at: http://www.mail-archive.com/lyx-users@lists.lyx.org/msg74482.html Scroll down past my instructions and follow Michael Gasper's clearer, better instructions. These

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Anton Driesse
Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three eps figures were causing me problems, and it turns out

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 Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three eps figures were causing me problems, and it turns out

RE: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
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 might help How ? Vincent

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: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Steve Litt
On Monday 27 July 2009 10:16:11 Anton Driesse wrote: Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three

RE: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
That's a whole lot simpler and less risky than tampering with my Qt4 version. Later, when I upgrade to Ubuntu K, qt4 will be upgraded for me. To cite myself: The best thing that I can think of in your case is that you have run into bug #5957: If you scale down an image with an odd number of rows

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
John McCabe-Dansted wrote: Well they are in the Karmic repositories. Instructions on how to upgrade qt4 (fairly) safely are at: http://www.mail-archive.com/lyx-users@lists.lyx.org/msg74482.html Scroll down past my instructions and follow Michael Gasper's clearer, better instructions. These

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Anton Driesse
Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three eps figures were causing me problems, and it turns out

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 Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three eps figures were causing me problems, and it turns out

RE: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
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 might help How ? Vincent

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: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Steve Litt
On Monday 27 July 2009 10:16:11 Anton Driesse wrote: Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three

RE: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
That's a whole lot simpler and less risky than tampering with my Qt4 version. Later, when I upgrade to Ubuntu K, qt4 will be upgraded for me. To cite myself: The best thing that I can think of in your case is that you have run into bug #5957: If you scale down an image with an odd number of rows

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Paul A. Rubin
John McCabe-Dansted wrote: Well they are in the Karmic repositories. Instructions on how to upgrade qt4 (fairly) safely are at: http://www.mail-archive.com/lyx-users@lists.lyx.org/msg74482.html Scroll down past my instructions and follow Michael Gasper's clearer, better instructions. These

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Anton Driesse
Hi, I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three eps figures were causing me problems, and it turns 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 Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
>Hi, > >I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with >Windows XP. I installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened >my first file which I created in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, >and it crashed in exactly the way you describe. Three eps >figures were causing me problems, and it

RE: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
>> 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 > >might help How ? Vincent

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

2009-07-27 Thread Steve Litt
On Monday 27 July 2009 10:16:11 Anton Driesse wrote: > Hi, > > I'm just in the process of setting up my new computer with Windows XP. I > installed the latest MikTex and LyX, opened my first file which I created > in version 1.6.0, scrolled down, and it crashed in exactly the way you > describe.

RE: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-27 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
>That's a whole lot simpler and less risky than tampering >with my Qt4 version. Later, when I upgrade to Ubuntu K, >qt4 will be upgraded for me. To cite myself: "The best thing that I can think of in your case is that you have run into bug #5957: If you scale down an image with an odd number of

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn
Steve Litt schreef: So here's my question for everyone reporting 1.6.x crashes: Did your files include graphics? Did they include large graphics? Were any of the large graphics .eps files? Was there anybody suffering a 1.6.x crash whose file DID NOT have graphic files? If there's anyone

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Steve Litt
On Sunday 26 July 2009 05:49:44 you wrote: Steve Litt schreef: So here's my question for everyone reporting 1.6.x crashes: Did your [clip] Steve, A lot of the crashes that were reported actually came from people that were using Ubuntu 9.04. The problem was that Ubuntu was shipped with

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Paul A. Rubin
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 in 1.6.3. Turns out, the lyx file causing the crash in my 1.6.3

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 Vincent van Ravesteijn
Steve Litt schreef: So here's my question for everyone reporting 1.6.x crashes: Did your files include graphics? Did they include large graphics? Were any of the large graphics .eps files? Was there anybody suffering a 1.6.x crash whose file DID NOT have graphic files? If there's anyone

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Steve Litt
On Sunday 26 July 2009 05:49:44 you wrote: Steve Litt schreef: So here's my question for everyone reporting 1.6.x crashes: Did your [clip] Steve, A lot of the crashes that were reported actually came from people that were using Ubuntu 9.04. The problem was that Ubuntu was shipped with

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Paul A. Rubin
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 in 1.6.3. Turns out, the lyx file causing the crash in my 1.6.3

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 Vincent van Ravesteijn
Steve Litt schreef: So here's my question for everyone reporting 1.6.x crashes: Did your files include graphics? Did they include large graphics? Were any of the large graphics .eps files? Was there anybody suffering a 1.6.x crash whose file DID NOT have graphic files? If there's anyone

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Steve Litt
On Sunday 26 July 2009 05:49:44 you wrote: > Steve Litt schreef: > > So here's my question for everyone reporting 1.6.x crashes: Did your [clip] > Steve, > > A lot of the crashes that were reported actually came from people that > were using Ubuntu 9.04. The problem was that Ubuntu was shipped

Re: LyX crash feedback

2009-07-26 Thread Paul A. Rubin
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 in 1.6.3. Turns out, the lyx file causing the crash in my 1.6.3

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

LyX crash feedback

2009-07-25 Thread Steve Litt
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 in 1.6.3. Turns out, the lyx file causing the crash in my 1.6.3 featured a huge (bigger

LyX crash feedback

2009-07-25 Thread Steve Litt
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 in 1.6.3. Turns out, the lyx file causing the crash in my 1.6.3 featured a huge (bigger

LyX crash feedback

2009-07-25 Thread Steve Litt
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 in 1.6.3. Turns out, the lyx file causing the crash in my 1.6.3 featured a huge (bigger