Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-29 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could you tell me, whether this 'bring together both' is a task for xfig or for grafics/external material on the lyx side? It is a LyX issue. xfig (or any other program) does not know (and should not need to know) about the internals of file inclusion of LyX

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-29 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could you tell me, whether this 'bring together both' is a task for xfig or for grafics/external material on the lyx side? It is a LyX issue. xfig (or any other program) does not know (and should not need to know) about the internals of file inclusion of LyX

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-29 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > Could you tell me, whether this 'bring together both' is a task for xfig > or for grafics/external material on the lyx side? It is a LyX issue. xfig (or any other program) does not know (and should not need to know) about the internals of file inclusion

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-28 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Freitag, 26. Oktober 2012, 20:40:30 schrieb Georg Baum: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-28 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Freitag, 26. Oktober 2012, 20:40:30 schrieb Georg Baum: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-28 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Freitag, 26. Oktober 2012, 20:40:30 schrieb Georg Baum: > Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > > Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: > > > > Thanks, Georg, > > > > but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the > > .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-26 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to send you a minimal lyx file and the fig file privately (together

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-26 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to send you a minimal lyx file and the fig file privately (together

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-26 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: > > Thanks, Georg, > > but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig > file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to send you a minimal lyx > file and the fig file privately

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-24 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to send you a minimal lyx file and the fig file privately (together 10kb) for a trial. May I?

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-24 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to send you a minimal lyx file and the fig file privately (together 10kb) for a trial. May I?

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-24 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2012, 21:23:11 schrieb Georg Baum: Thanks, Georg, but I have still not managed to get the greek letter displayed in the .fig file in LyX. If you don't mind, I would like to send you a minimal lyx file and the fig file privately (together 10kb) for a trial. May I?

xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I had posted this before but had no response so far. Could somebody who successfully uses greek symbols in xfig and includes the fig file in LyX give me a hint? Original text: I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu

xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I had posted this before but had no response so far. Could somebody who successfully uses greek symbols in xfig and includes the fig file in LyX give me a hint? Original text: I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Georg Baum
with - File - External material (Xfig's Template) and see the graphic with $\alpha$ But the pdf file does not show the greek alpha, but still $\alpha$. I am not sure what I do wrong. Is it on the xfig side or the lyx side? Probably xfig. Georg

xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I had posted this before but had no response so far. Could somebody who successfully uses greek symbols in xfig and includes the fig file in LyX give me a hint? Original text: I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu

xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I had posted this before but had no response so far. Could somebody who successfully uses greek symbols in xfig and includes the fig file in LyX give me a hint? Original text: I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Georg Baum
with - File - External material (Xfig's Template) and see the graphic with $\alpha$ But the pdf file does not show the greek alpha, but still $\alpha$. I am not sure what I do wrong. Is it on the xfig side or the lyx side? Probably xfig. Georg

xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I had posted this before but had no response so far. Could somebody who successfully uses greek symbols in xfig and includes the fig file in LyX give me a hint? Original text: I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu

xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I had posted this before but had no response so far. Could somebody who successfully uses greek symbols in xfig and includes the fig file in LyX give me a hint? Original text: I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu

Re: xfig and LyX

2012-10-23 Thread Georg Baum
nSerif Helvetia > Typewriter ComputerModern These should not matter. > I have reconfigured Lyx > > I insert the .fig file with > -> File > -> External material (Xfig's Template) > and see the graphic with $\alpha$ > > But the pdf file does not show the greek alpha, but still $\alpha$. > > I am not sure what I do wrong. Is it on the xfig side or the lyx side? Probably xfig. Georg

xfig and LyX

2012-10-13 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu$' in your figure; 2. select 'Special flag' and 'Use LaTeX fonts' for '$\mu$'; 3. insert your Xfig picture in your LyX document with Insert - File - External material (Xfig's Template

xfig and LyX

2012-10-13 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu$' in your figure; 2. select 'Special flag' and 'Use LaTeX fonts' for '$\mu$'; 3. insert your Xfig picture in your LyX document with Insert - File - External material (Xfig's Template

xfig and LyX

2012-10-13 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
I try to insert greek in a xfig file under Lyx using this (Oct2006 Helge Hafting/Rich Shepard): 1. insert '$\mu$' in your figure; 2. select 'Special flag' and 'Use LaTeX fonts' for '$\mu$'; 3. insert your Xfig picture in your LyX document with Insert -> File -> External material (Xfig's Te

XFig and LyX (Was: Re: Is PDF the best graphic format for LyX?)

2009-05-25 Thread curtis osterhoudt
Dear all, I have just (within the last week or so, using the 2.0.0 svn development code, which I've kept up with and compiled) started having problems using XFig figures within LyX. Previously (and the mechanism is still there), to insert an XFig figure, I'd use the external material

XFig and LyX (Was: Re: Is PDF the best graphic format for LyX?)

2009-05-25 Thread curtis osterhoudt
Dear all, I have just (within the last week or so, using the 2.0.0 svn development code, which I've kept up with and compiled) started having problems using XFig figures within LyX. Previously (and the mechanism is still there), to insert an XFig figure, I'd use the external material

XFig and LyX (Was: Re: Is PDF the best graphic format for LyX?)

2009-05-25 Thread curtis osterhoudt
Dear all, I have just (within the last week or so, using the 2.0.0 svn development code, which I've kept up with and compiled) started having problems using XFig figures within LyX. Previously (and the mechanism is still there), to insert an XFig figure, I'd use the "external mat

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
I have often used fig2ps (from sourceforge) to transform .fig files to .eps and then include the resulting eps file in LyX. (I don't remember what started me doing this; there was a problem of complexity in my figure a few years ago and this provided the solution.) It is possible to force

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: I have often used fig2ps (from sourceforge) to transform .fig files to .eps and then include the resulting eps file in LyX. (I don't remember what started me doing this; there was a problem of complexity in my figure a few years ago and this provided the

Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation. Just FYI, here is my current preferred method,

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
Yes xifg previewing can already been done thanks to fig2dev which is part of the xfig program. Just use the external material inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose XFig in the combo. In the display tab, select 'preview'. I think you are missing my point. Yes, I agree with you

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: Yes xifg previewing can already been done thanks to fig2dev which is part of the xfig program. Just use the external material inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose XFig in the combo. In the display tab, select 'preview'. I think you are missing my point.

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
Yes, if you mark the text field as LateX in xfig the equation will be latex compiled and previewed on LyX screen. At least it works in 1.6, maybe there's a bug in 1.5... You need the instant-preview package and dvipng installed for this to work. Are these packages installed by default in

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: Yes, if you mark the text field as LateX in xfig the equation will be latex compiled and previewed on LyX screen. At least it works in 1.6, maybe there's a bug in 1.5... You need the instant-preview package and dvipng installed for this to work. Are these packages

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
I have often used fig2ps (from sourceforge) to transform .fig files to .eps and then include the resulting eps file in LyX. (I don't remember what started me doing this; there was a problem of complexity in my figure a few years ago and this provided the solution.) It is possible to force

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: I have often used fig2ps (from sourceforge) to transform .fig files to .eps and then include the resulting eps file in LyX. (I don't remember what started me doing this; there was a problem of complexity in my figure a few years ago and this provided the

Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation. Just FYI, here is my current preferred method,

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
Yes xifg previewing can already been done thanks to fig2dev which is part of the xfig program. Just use the external material inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose XFig in the combo. In the display tab, select 'preview'. I think you are missing my point. Yes, I agree with you

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: Yes xifg previewing can already been done thanks to fig2dev which is part of the xfig program. Just use the external material inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose XFig in the combo. In the display tab, select 'preview'. I think you are missing my point.

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
Yes, if you mark the text field as LateX in xfig the equation will be latex compiled and previewed on LyX screen. At least it works in 1.6, maybe there's a bug in 1.5... You need the instant-preview package and dvipng installed for this to work. Are these packages installed by default in

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: Yes, if you mark the text field as LateX in xfig the equation will be latex compiled and previewed on LyX screen. At least it works in 1.6, maybe there's a bug in 1.5... You need the instant-preview package and dvipng installed for this to work. Are these packages

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
> I have often used fig2ps (from sourceforge) to transform .fig files > to .eps and then include the resulting eps file in LyX. (I don't > remember what started me doing this; there was a problem of > complexity in my figure a few years ago and this provided the > solution.) > > It is possible

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: > I have often used fig2ps (from sourceforge) to transform .fig files > to .eps and then include the resulting eps file in LyX. (I don't > remember what started me doing this; there was a problem of > complexity in my figure a few years ago and this provided the >

Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
> Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation > of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? > Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation > under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed > explanation. Just FYI, here is my current preferred

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
> Yes xifg previewing can already been done thanks to fig2dev which > is part of the xfig program. Just use the external material inset > (Inset->File->External Material) and choose XFig in the combo. In > the display tab, select 'preview'. I think you are missing my point. Yes, I agree with

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: > Yes xifg previewing can already been done thanks to fig2dev which > is part of the xfig program. Just use the external material inset > (Inset->File->External Material) and choose XFig in the combo. In > the display tab, select 'preview'. I think you are missing my

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Allen L. Barker
> Yes, if you mark the text field as LateX in xfig the equation > will be latex compiled and previewed on LyX screen. At least > it works in 1.6, maybe there's a bug in 1.5... > > You need the instant-preview package and dvipng installed for > this to work. Are these packages installed by

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-11 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Allen L. Barker wrote: > Yes, if you mark the text field as LateX in xfig the equation > will be latex compiled and previewed on LyX screen. At least > it works in 1.6, maybe there's a bug in 1.5... > > You need the instant-preview package and dvipng installed for > this to work. Are these

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-03 Thread A. Scottedward Hodel
On Jun 25, 2008, at 9:21 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-03 Thread A. Scottedward Hodel
On Jun 25, 2008, at 9:21 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-07-03 Thread A. Scottedward Hodel
On Jun 25, 2008, at 9:21 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Vaclav Smidl
Hi Wolfgang, I also prefer having the fontsize in figures equal to that of the surrounding text. If the special flag was set you encountered a bug, either in xfig, fig2dev or in LyX. Otherwise just set the flag, and the text should be typeset by LaTeX. How does xfig find out the size and

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Donnerstag, 26. Juni 2008 07:28 schrieb Vaclav Smidl: Hi Wolfgang, I also prefer having the fontsize in figures equal to that of the surrounding text. If the special flag was set you encountered a bug, either in xfig, fig2dev or in LyX. Otherwise just set the flag, and the text should

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: with external template way you mean the way I and Rich use, i.e. export fig to eps and insert in Lyx? No. I mean what Abdel uses: Insert-File-External Material and then choose the xfig template. In the file dialog you specify the .fig file. If you want to edit

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread curtis osterhoudt
/* original message below **/ - Original Message From: Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:55:17 AM Subject: Re: Xfig and LyX snip With other words, I have to redo all my fig files and add (or copy, if I

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Vaclav Smidl
Hi Wolfgang, I also prefer having the fontsize in figures equal to that of the surrounding text. If the special flag was set you encountered a bug, either in xfig, fig2dev or in LyX. Otherwise just set the flag, and the text should be typeset by LaTeX. How does xfig find out the size and

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Donnerstag, 26. Juni 2008 07:28 schrieb Vaclav Smidl: Hi Wolfgang, I also prefer having the fontsize in figures equal to that of the surrounding text. If the special flag was set you encountered a bug, either in xfig, fig2dev or in LyX. Otherwise just set the flag, and the text should

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: with external template way you mean the way I and Rich use, i.e. export fig to eps and insert in Lyx? No. I mean what Abdel uses: Insert-File-External Material and then choose the xfig template. In the file dialog you specify the .fig file. If you want to edit

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread curtis osterhoudt
/* original message below **/ - Original Message From: Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:55:17 AM Subject: Re: Xfig and LyX snip With other words, I have to redo all my fig files and add (or copy, if I

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Vaclav Smidl
Hi Wolfgang, I also prefer having the fontsize in figures equal to that of the surrounding text. > > If the special flag was set you encountered a bug, either in xfig, > > fig2dev or in LyX. Otherwise just set the flag, and the text should be > > typeset by LaTeX. > > How does xfig find out the

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Donnerstag, 26. Juni 2008 07:28 schrieb Vaclav Smidl: > Hi Wolfgang, > I also prefer having the fontsize in figures equal to that of the > surrounding text. > > > > If the special flag was set you encountered a bug, either in xfig, > > > fig2dev or in LyX. Otherwise just set the flag, and the

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > with external template way you mean the way I and Rich use, i.e. export > fig > to eps and insert in Lyx? No. I mean what Abdel uses: Insert->File->External Material and then choose the xfig template. In the file dialog you specify the .fig file. If you want to

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-26 Thread curtis osterhoudt
/* original message below **/ - Original Message From: Georg Baum <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Sent: Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:55:17 AM Subject: Re: Xfig and LyX > With other words, I have to redo all my fig files and add (or c

Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Rich Shepard
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation.

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose the XFig template. You should also select preview in the display combo AFAIR. I am using

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:58 schrieb Abdelrazak Younes: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose the XFig template. You should

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Rich Shepard
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: What about the size of the text in your fig - eps file in respect to the size of the text of the body (that is the document text, I guess?). Do you adjust it just by comparing it? Wolfgang, No. I size the text in the figure to the figure

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: I can try. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which are all exported as .eps files and inserted in the LyX document as floats. The external template way is supposed to be easier, since it does

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 18:51 schrieb Georg Baum: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: I can try. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which are all exported as .eps files and inserted in the LyX document as floats. The

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:58 schrieb Abdelrazak Younes: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose the XFig

Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Rich Shepard
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation.

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose the XFig template. You should also select preview in the display combo AFAIR. I am using

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:58 schrieb Abdelrazak Younes: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose the XFig template. You should

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Rich Shepard
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: What about the size of the text in your fig - eps file in respect to the size of the text of the body (that is the document text, I guess?). Do you adjust it just by comparing it? Wolfgang, No. I size the text in the figure to the figure

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: I can try. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which are all exported as .eps files and inserted in the LyX document as floats. The external template way is supposed to be easier, since it does

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 18:51 schrieb Georg Baum: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: I can try. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which are all exported as .eps files and inserted in the LyX document as floats. The

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:58 schrieb Abdelrazak Younes: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset (Inset-File-External Material) and choose the XFig

Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation. I have quite a number of xfig produced files which

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Rich Shepard
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check for detailed explanation under ImbeddedObjects but there I can´t find any detailed explanation.

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset ("Inset->File->External Material") and choose the XFig template. You should also select "preview" in the display combo AFAIR. I am

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: > On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > > Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to > > use xfig produced figures in LyX? Help file Userguide tells me to check > > for detailed explanation under

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:58 schrieb Abdelrazak Younes: > Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > > Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to > > use xfig produced figures in LyX? > > Use the external inset ("Inset->File->External Material") and choose the > XFig template.

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Rich Shepard
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: What about the size of the text in your fig -> eps file in respect to the size of the text of the body (that is the document text, I guess?). Do you adjust it just by comparing it? Wolfgang, No. I size the text in the figure to the figure

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Georg Baum
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: >> >>I can try. >> >> > I have quite a number of xfig produced files which are all exported as >> > .eps files and inserted in the LyX document as floats. The external template way is supposed to be easier,

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Wolfgang Engelmann
Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 18:51 schrieb Georg Baum: > Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: > > Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:26 schrieb Rich Shepard: > >>I can try. > >> > >> > I have quite a number of xfig produced files which are all exported as > >> > .eps files and inserted in the LyX document as

Re: Xfig and LyX

2008-06-25 Thread Abdelrazak Younes
Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Am Mittwoch, 25. Juni 2008 13:58 schrieb Abdelrazak Younes: Wolfgang Engelmann wrote: Could somebody kindly point me to an understandable explanation of how to use xfig produced figures in LyX? Use the external inset ("Inset->File->External Material") and choose the

Problems with XFig and LyX 1.4.0

2006-03-10 Thread Valerio Trigari
Hi Everyone! I just installed the new version of LyX and I discovered that it can't generate the pdf (with pdflatex) when pictures are drawn with XFig. What I did is: 1) Insert - Float - Figure 2) Insert - File - External Material - Template Xfig When I compile the document I get the

Problems with XFig and LyX 1.4.0

2006-03-10 Thread Valerio Trigari
Hi Everyone! I just installed the new version of LyX and I discovered that it can't generate the pdf (with pdflatex) when pictures are drawn with XFig. What I did is: 1) Insert - Float - Figure 2) Insert - File - External Material - Template Xfig When I compile the document I get the

Problems with XFig and LyX 1.4.0

2006-03-10 Thread Valerio Trigari
Hi Everyone! I just installed the new version of LyX and I discovered that it can't generate the pdf (with pdflatex) when pictures are drawn with XFig. What I did is: 1) Insert -> Float -> Figure 2) Insert -> File -> External Material -> Template Xfig When I compile the document I get the

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Jean-Marc Lasgouttes
Nirmal == Nirmal Govind [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Maybe your problem is that you do not include the color package (\usepackage{color} in Preamble) Nirmal Yes, that was it!! Thanks a lot.. the problem with the crash Nirmal in 1.3.0cvs (when including a .fig directly using external Nirmal

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Andre Poenitz
On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 02:47:35PM +0200, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: This problem should be fixed now. It is still crashing. Insert an ExternalInset in a new doc, change type to Xfig, do not enter a name. Save, reload. Press Shift-End to mark everything, Press Del. Boom. #0 0x0841842d in

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Jean-Marc Lasgouttes
Andre == Andre Poenitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Andre On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 02:47:35PM +0200, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes Andre wrote: This problem should be fixed now. Andre It is still crashing. Insert an ExternalInset in a new doc, Andre change type to Xfig, do not enter a name. Save, reload.

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Jean-Marc Lasgouttes
Nirmal == Nirmal Govind [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Maybe your problem is that you do not include the color package (\usepackage{color} in Preamble) Nirmal Yes, that was it!! Thanks a lot.. the problem with the crash Nirmal in 1.3.0cvs (when including a .fig directly using external Nirmal

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Andre Poenitz
On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 02:47:35PM +0200, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: This problem should be fixed now. It is still crashing. Insert an ExternalInset in a new doc, change type to Xfig, do not enter a name. Save, reload. Press Shift-End to mark everything, Press Del. Boom. #0 0x0841842d in

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Jean-Marc Lasgouttes
Andre == Andre Poenitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Andre On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 02:47:35PM +0200, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes Andre wrote: This problem should be fixed now. Andre It is still crashing. Insert an ExternalInset in a new doc, Andre change type to Xfig, do not enter a name. Save, reload.

Re: xfig and LyX

2002-10-25 Thread Jean-Marc Lasgouttes
> "Nirmal" == Nirmal Govind <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: >> Maybe your problem is that you do not include the color package >> (\usepackage{color} in Preamble) >> Nirmal> Yes, that was it!! Thanks a lot.. the problem with the crash Nirmal> in 1.3.0cvs (when including a .fig directly using

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