Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-05 Thread Mark Dransfield
Mark Dransfield mark@... writes:


OK, I have made the problem go away by renaming Lyx.app as Lyx_165.app! Found
by accident but I checked by renaming back to Lyx.app (dialog and menu
text went invisible) and then to Lyx_165.app again (text re-appeared)
and all now appears to work fine provided I keep this new name.

I hope this will help in uncovering and fixing the cause.

Mark




Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-05 Thread Sebastian Rockel

Am 06.01.2010 um 02:31 schrieb Mark Dransfield:


Mark Dransfield mark@... writes:


OK, I have made the problem go away by renaming Lyx.app as  
Lyx_165.app! Found


Thx Mark,

I had done this too without noticing that as reason for the problem  
disappearing;-)


Sebastian


by accident but I checked by renaming back to Lyx.app (dialog and menu
text went invisible) and then to Lyx_165.app again (text re-appeared)
and all now appears to work fine provided I keep this new name.

I hope this will help in uncovering and fixing the cause.

Mark






Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-05 Thread Mark Dransfield
Mark Dransfield mark@... writes:


OK, I have made the problem go away by renaming Lyx.app as Lyx_165.app! Found
by accident but I checked by renaming back to Lyx.app (dialog and menu
text went invisible) and then to Lyx_165.app again (text re-appeared)
and all now appears to work fine provided I keep this new name.

I hope this will help in uncovering and fixing the cause.

Mark




Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-05 Thread Sebastian Rockel

Am 06.01.2010 um 02:31 schrieb Mark Dransfield:


Mark Dransfield mark@... writes:


OK, I have made the problem go away by renaming Lyx.app as  
Lyx_165.app! Found


Thx Mark,

I had done this too without noticing that as reason for the problem  
disappearing;-)


Sebastian


by accident but I checked by renaming back to Lyx.app (dialog and menu
text went invisible) and then to Lyx_165.app again (text re-appeared)
and all now appears to work fine provided I keep this new name.

I hope this will help in uncovering and fixing the cause.

Mark






Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-05 Thread Mark Dransfield
Mark Dransfield  writes:


OK, I have made the problem go away by renaming Lyx.app as Lyx_165.app! Found
by accident but I checked by renaming back to Lyx.app (dialog and menu
text went invisible) and then to Lyx_165.app again (text re-appeared)
and all now appears to work fine provided I keep this new name.

I hope this will help in uncovering and fixing the cause.

Mark




Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-05 Thread Sebastian Rockel

Am 06.01.2010 um 02:31 schrieb Mark Dransfield:


Mark Dransfield  writes:


OK, I have made the problem go away by renaming Lyx.app as  
Lyx_165.app! Found


Thx Mark,

I had done this too without noticing that as reason for the problem  
disappearing;-)


Sebastian


by accident but I checked by renaming back to Lyx.app (dialog and menu
text went invisible) and then to Lyx_165.app again (text re-appeared)
and all now appears to work fine provided I keep this new name.

I hope this will help in uncovering and fixing the cause.

Mark






Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-04 Thread Johannes Knaus

Am 31.12.2009 um 11:32 schrieb Anders Ekberg:
 
 I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
 LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
 as 1.6.4.2). 
 
 Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?
 It shouldn't. LyX 1.6.5 in general works fine on 10.6.

I haven't encountered any problems so far with Lyx 1.6.5 and Mac OSX 10.6.2 
running on three different Macs.

Happy New Year,
Johannes





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-04 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote:
 Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?

My fault. I just missed that part. Corrected now.

Jürgen


Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-04 Thread Johannes Knaus

Am 31.12.2009 um 11:32 schrieb Anders Ekberg:
 
 I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
 LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
 as 1.6.4.2). 
 
 Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?
 It shouldn't. LyX 1.6.5 in general works fine on 10.6.

I haven't encountered any problems so far with Lyx 1.6.5 and Mac OSX 10.6.2 
running on three different Macs.

Happy New Year,
Johannes





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-04 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote:
 Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?

My fault. I just missed that part. Corrected now.

Jürgen


Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-04 Thread Johannes Knaus

Am 31.12.2009 um 11:32 schrieb Anders Ekberg:
>> 
>> I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
>> LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
>> as 1.6.4.2). 
>> 
>> Anyone knows why the download page still says "(prior to 10.6)" ?
> It shouldn't. LyX 1.6.5 in general works fine on 10.6.

I haven't encountered any problems so far with Lyx 1.6.5 and Mac OSX 10.6.2 
running on three different Macs.

Happy New Year,
Johannes





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2010-01-04 Thread Jürgen Spitzmüller
Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote:
> Anyone knows why the download page still says "(prior to 10.6)" ?

My fault. I just missed that part. Corrected now.

Jürgen


RE: Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-31 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
Sebastian Rockel sebastianroc...@... writes:

 I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that 
 Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the 
 download page).

I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
as 1.6.4.2). 

Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?

Vincent





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-31 Thread Anders Ekberg

On 31 dec 2009, at 11.08, Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote:

 Sebastian Rockel sebastianroc...@... writes:
 
 I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that 
 Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the 
 download page).
 
 I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
 LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
 as 1.6.4.2). 
 
 Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?
It shouldn't. LyX 1.6.5 in general works fine on 10.6.

/Anders


RE: Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-31 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
Sebastian Rockel sebastianroc...@... writes:

 I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that 
 Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the 
 download page).

I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
as 1.6.4.2). 

Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?

Vincent





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-31 Thread Anders Ekberg

On 31 dec 2009, at 11.08, Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote:

 Sebastian Rockel sebastianroc...@... writes:
 
 I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that 
 Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the 
 download page).
 
 I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
 LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
 as 1.6.4.2). 
 
 Anyone knows why the download page still says (prior to 10.6) ?
It shouldn't. LyX 1.6.5 in general works fine on 10.6.

/Anders


RE: Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-31 Thread Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW
Sebastian Rockel  writes:

> I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that 
> Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the 
> download page).

I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
as 1.6.4.2). 

Anyone knows why the download page still says "(prior to 10.6)" ?

Vincent





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-31 Thread Anders Ekberg

On 31 dec 2009, at 11.08, Vincent van Ravesteijn - TNW wrote:

> Sebastian Rockel  writes:
> 
>> I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that 
>> Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the 
>> download page).
> 
> I am not sure whether that's the correct info. There were problems with
> LyX 1.6.4(.0) and OSX 10.6, but LyX 1.6.5 should work with 10.6 (as well
> as 1.6.4.2). 
> 
> Anyone knows why the download page still says "(prior to 10.6)" ?
It shouldn't. LyX 1.6.5 in general works fine on 10.6.

/Anders


Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-30 Thread Mark Dransfield
Sebastian Rockel sebastianroc...@... writes:

 
 I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that  
 Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the  
 download page), I installed Lyx 1.6.4.2 which is working so far.
 Nevertheless the problems with 1.6.5 have disappeared now as well (I  
 have both installed on 10.6.2).
 
 Sebastian


Tx Sebastian,
I tried going back to Lyx 1.6.4.2 but no difference. Why did the problems with
1.6.5 disappear?

Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-30 Thread Mark Dransfield
Sebastian Rockel sebastianroc...@... writes:

 
 I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that  
 Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the  
 download page), I installed Lyx 1.6.4.2 which is working so far.
 Nevertheless the problems with 1.6.5 have disappeared now as well (I  
 have both installed on 10.6.2).
 
 Sebastian


Tx Sebastian,
I tried going back to Lyx 1.6.4.2 but no difference. Why did the problems with
1.6.5 disappear?

Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-30 Thread Mark Dransfield
Sebastian Rockel  writes:

> 
> I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that  
> Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the  
> download page), I installed Lyx 1.6.4.2 which is working so far.
> Nevertheless the problems with 1.6.5 have disappeared now as well (I  
> have both installed on 10.6.2).
> 
> Sebastian


Tx Sebastian,
I tried going back to Lyx 1.6.4.2 but no difference. Why did the problems with
1.6.5 disappear?

Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-26 Thread Sebastian Rockel

Hello,

Am 23.12.2009 um 06:48 schrieb Mark Dransfield:


Hi,

I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5  
but now the
text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I  
pull it down
and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button.  
Since no-one
else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the  
cause. Any hints

very welcome.


I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that  
Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the  
download page), I installed Lyx 1.6.4.2 which is working so far.
Nevertheless the problems with 1.6.5 have disappeared now as well (I  
have both installed on 10.6.2).


Sebastian



thanks
Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-26 Thread Sebastian Rockel

Hello,

Am 23.12.2009 um 06:48 schrieb Mark Dransfield:


Hi,

I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5  
but now the
text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I  
pull it down
and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button.  
Since no-one
else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the  
cause. Any hints

very welcome.


I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that  
Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the  
download page), I installed Lyx 1.6.4.2 which is working so far.
Nevertheless the problems with 1.6.5 have disappeared now as well (I  
have both installed on 10.6.2).


Sebastian



thanks
Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-26 Thread Sebastian Rockel

Hello,

Am 23.12.2009 um 06:48 schrieb Mark Dransfield:


Hi,

I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5  
but now the
text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I  
pull it down
and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button.  
Since no-one
else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the  
cause. Any hints

very welcome.


I had this once with the same configuration. Since I figured out that  
Lyx version 1.6.5 is not recommended for OSX 10.6 (right at the  
download page), I installed Lyx 1.6.4.2 which is working so far.
Nevertheless the problems with 1.6.5 have disappeared now as well (I  
have both installed on 10.6.2).


Sebastian



thanks
Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-23 Thread BH
On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 12:48 AM, Mark Dransfield
mark@bigpond.net.au wrote:
 Hi,

 I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5 but now 
 the
 text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I pull it down
 and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button. Since 
 no-one
 else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the cause. Any 
 hints
 very welcome.

Are you using the binary we provide for 1.6.5, or did you compile it
yourself? What you describe sounds like symptoms I see when I compile
LyX with Qt 4.5 or 4.6, but Qt 4.4 does not have these problems, at
least in my testing. (The binary we use for distribution uses Qt 4.4.)

BH


Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-23 Thread Mark Dransfield

I downloaded and installed the binary.

Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-23 Thread BH
On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 12:48 AM, Mark Dransfield
mark@bigpond.net.au wrote:
 Hi,

 I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5 but now 
 the
 text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I pull it down
 and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button. Since 
 no-one
 else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the cause. Any 
 hints
 very welcome.

Are you using the binary we provide for 1.6.5, or did you compile it
yourself? What you describe sounds like symptoms I see when I compile
LyX with Qt 4.5 or 4.6, but Qt 4.4 does not have these problems, at
least in my testing. (The binary we use for distribution uses Qt 4.4.)

BH


Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-23 Thread Mark Dransfield

I downloaded and installed the binary.

Mark





Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-23 Thread BH
On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 12:48 AM, Mark Dransfield
 wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5 but now 
> the
> text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I pull it down
> and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button. Since 
> no-one
> else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the cause. Any 
> hints
> very welcome.

Are you using the binary we provide for 1.6.5, or did you compile it
yourself? What you describe sounds like symptoms I see when I compile
LyX with Qt 4.5 or 4.6, but Qt 4.4 does not have these problems, at
least in my testing. (The binary we use for distribution uses Qt 4.4.)

BH


Re: invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-23 Thread Mark Dransfield

I downloaded and installed the binary.

Mark





invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-22 Thread Mark Dransfield
Hi,

I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5 but now the
text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I pull it down
and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button. Since no-one
else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the cause. Any hints
very welcome.

thanks
Mark



invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-22 Thread Mark Dransfield
Hi,

I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5 but now the
text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I pull it down
and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button. Since no-one
else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the cause. Any hints
very welcome.

thanks
Mark



invisible dialog box text - OSX 10.6.2 Lyx 1.6.5

2009-12-22 Thread Mark Dransfield
Hi,

I am a new Lyx user but like it very much. I just upgraded to 1.6.5 but now the
text in the paragraph environment pull-down box disappears when I pull it down
and all the dialog boxes have no visible text except the OK button. Since no-one
else has reported this, I suspect an instal problem may be the cause. Any hints
very welcome.

thanks
Mark