Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 11.08.2011 um 07:35 schrieb Tim Wescott: On Wed, 2011-08-10 at 23:10 +0200, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 10.08.2011 um 22:41 schrieb Tim Wescott: I got Ubuntu 11.04 going a while back, with Lyx 2.0. Very nice. But the spell checker isn't working -- when I go to the Tools menu, spellchecker

UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread ehud.kap...@gmail.com
I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for almost a year. Does anyone have a way of getting around it, short of

Re: BibTeX

2011-08-11 Thread Philip Pirrip
melise heyns melise.h at gmail.com writes: The user's manual explains that you need to download a program with which to create a database to do referencing. There are two ways how to do referencing: 1. in the drop-down list where you chose to start Chapters, Titles etc. you can also start

Re: 2 questions: \documentclass[english,magyar] and \DeclareRobustCommand{\greektext}

2011-08-11 Thread Philip Pirrip
My questions are: 1. Looking at the lyx source I found that the documentclass is set to \documentclass[english,magyar]. Just after \begin{text} \selectlanguage{english} is set: Please take a look at http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/7681 Seems that you have to click inside the document after

Can't export in PDF

2011-08-11 Thread Anaïs Maréchal
Hi everybody, I don't know much on Lyx, I tried to search in the previous bug and on the web but no results. I installed Lyx 2.0.0 on my Windows 7 laptop. I wrote a text, and when I want to visualize it, I have an error (cannot find the rapport.pdf file). So I tried to export my file in pdf,

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 10:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility.  The bug has been

Re: prevent float placement on page with /newpage

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 10. aug. 2011 14:51, Csikos Bela wrote: Hello lyx users: I have a question on float placement. I am working on a document with sections, and I start every section on a new page inserting an InsertFormattingNew page before the section title. But lyx occasionally places floats on the same

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 11. aug. 2011 07:35, Tim Wescott wrote: On Wed, 2011-08-10 at 23:10 +0200, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 10.08.2011 um 22:41 schrieb Tim Wescott: I got Ubuntu 11.04 going a while back, with Lyx 2.0. Very nice. But the spell checker isn't working -- when I go to the Tools menu, spellchecker is

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 11. aug. 2011 10:03, ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for almost a year. Does

Drehen von Seiten

2011-08-11 Thread Marvin Roth
Guten Tag Ich bin dabei mit lyx ein Schriftstück zu verfassen. Leider finde ich keine Möglichkeit für folgendes Problem. Im Anhang befinden sich unteranderem mehrere PDF Dateien angefügt. Einzelne Dateien würde ich gerne um 90° ins Querformat drehen und ausgeben. Wie mach ich das?

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread ehud.kap...@gmail.com
I have tried gnome and KDE, but wanted to try Unity. The developers know of the bug, and it has nothing to do with Lyx-- it has to do (apparently) with qt4 and it affects other programs as well. EK On 8/11/2011 9:20 AM, Helge Hafting wrote: On 11. aug. 2011 10:03, ehud.kap...@gmail.com

Bibliography

2011-08-11 Thread ider ronneberger
Hello, what package do I need for Bibtex generated bibliography? It seems that  my lyx version which is a part of ubuntu natty narwal does not contain all standard packages (,e.g. needed for compilation of the UserGuide!!!). For UseGuide I had to install some packages in order to compile with

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Tim Wescott
On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 13:50 +0800, Waluyo Adi Siswanto wrote: No, I installed the Ubuntu version. So -- I need to build this thing? I had the same problem then ToolsPreferencesLanguage SettingsSpellchecker In spellchecker engine select Enchant, also enable Spellchecker continuously.

Re: Bibliography

2011-08-11 Thread ider ronneberger
Now it works. I had to generate my Bibtex file again. Von: ider ronneberger ide...@yahoo.com An: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Gesendet: 17:41 Donnerstag, 11.August 2011 Betreff: Bibliography Hello, what package do I need for Bibtex generated bibliography? It

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 11.08.2011 um 17:56 schrieb Tim Wescott: On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 13:50 +0800, Waluyo Adi Siswanto wrote: No, I installed the Ubuntu version. So -- I need to build this thing? I had the same problem then ToolsPreferencesLanguage SettingsSpellchecker In spellchecker engine select

Re: small feature request - center graphics

2011-08-11 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 6:42 PM, James Sutherland james.sutherl...@utah.edu wrote: I would like to request that floating graphics and table environments be centered by default.  They are currently left-justified.  This is particularly awkward since the caption is centered. Is this a setting

Re: Can't export in PDF

2011-08-11 Thread Paul Rubin
Anaïs Maréchal anais.marechal at gmail.com writes: Hi everybody,I don't know much on Lyx, I tried to search in the previous bug and on the web but no results.I installed Lyx 2.0.0 on my Windows 7 laptop. I wrote a text, and when I want to visualize it, I have an error (cannot find the

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Steve Litt
On Thursday, August 11, 2011 04:03:20 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Richard Heck
On 08/11/2011 06:19 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Thursday, August 11, 2011 04:03:20 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Steve Litt
On Thursday, August 11, 2011 09:31:47 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have tried gnome and KDE, but wanted to try Unity. The developers know of the bug, and it has nothing to do with Lyx-- it has to do (apparently) with qt4 and it affects other programs as well. EK If your purpose is

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 2:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Dr Eberhard W Lisse
On 8/11/11 11:25 PM, Richard Heck wrote: [...] I saw it once, too, and fled. It's probably great for netbooks and tablets, but why would I want to use such a thing on a desktop machine? And don't get me started about Gnome 3.0 I don't even use it on the eeePC el

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
Ehud, I did a quick search, and it seems the bug has been fixed upstream: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libdbusmenu/+bug/619811 Also, in the meantime, there is a workaround documented here: https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/134649 Jacob

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 11.08.2011 um 07:35 schrieb Tim Wescott: On Wed, 2011-08-10 at 23:10 +0200, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 10.08.2011 um 22:41 schrieb Tim Wescott: I got Ubuntu 11.04 going a while back, with Lyx 2.0. Very nice. But the spell checker isn't working -- when I go to the Tools menu, spellchecker

UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread ehud.kap...@gmail.com
I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for almost a year. Does anyone have a way of getting around it, short of

Re: BibTeX

2011-08-11 Thread Philip Pirrip
melise heyns melise.h at gmail.com writes: The user's manual explains that you need to download a program with which to create a database to do referencing. There are two ways how to do referencing: 1. in the drop-down list where you chose to start Chapters, Titles etc. you can also start

Re: 2 questions: \documentclass[english,magyar] and \DeclareRobustCommand{\greektext}

2011-08-11 Thread Philip Pirrip
My questions are: 1. Looking at the lyx source I found that the documentclass is set to \documentclass[english,magyar]. Just after \begin{text} \selectlanguage{english} is set: Please take a look at http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/7681 Seems that you have to click inside the document after

Can't export in PDF

2011-08-11 Thread Anaïs Maréchal
Hi everybody, I don't know much on Lyx, I tried to search in the previous bug and on the web but no results. I installed Lyx 2.0.0 on my Windows 7 laptop. I wrote a text, and when I want to visualize it, I have an error (cannot find the rapport.pdf file). So I tried to export my file in pdf,

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 10:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility.  The bug has been

Re: prevent float placement on page with /newpage

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 10. aug. 2011 14:51, Csikos Bela wrote: Hello lyx users: I have a question on float placement. I am working on a document with sections, and I start every section on a new page inserting an InsertFormattingNew page before the section title. But lyx occasionally places floats on the same

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 11. aug. 2011 07:35, Tim Wescott wrote: On Wed, 2011-08-10 at 23:10 +0200, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 10.08.2011 um 22:41 schrieb Tim Wescott: I got Ubuntu 11.04 going a while back, with Lyx 2.0. Very nice. But the spell checker isn't working -- when I go to the Tools menu, spellchecker is

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 11. aug. 2011 10:03, ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for almost a year. Does

Drehen von Seiten

2011-08-11 Thread Marvin Roth
Guten Tag Ich bin dabei mit lyx ein Schriftstück zu verfassen. Leider finde ich keine Möglichkeit für folgendes Problem. Im Anhang befinden sich unteranderem mehrere PDF Dateien angefügt. Einzelne Dateien würde ich gerne um 90° ins Querformat drehen und ausgeben. Wie mach ich das?

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread ehud.kap...@gmail.com
I have tried gnome and KDE, but wanted to try Unity. The developers know of the bug, and it has nothing to do with Lyx-- it has to do (apparently) with qt4 and it affects other programs as well. EK On 8/11/2011 9:20 AM, Helge Hafting wrote: On 11. aug. 2011 10:03, ehud.kap...@gmail.com

Bibliography

2011-08-11 Thread ider ronneberger
Hello, what package do I need for Bibtex generated bibliography? It seems that  my lyx version which is a part of ubuntu natty narwal does not contain all standard packages (,e.g. needed for compilation of the UserGuide!!!). For UseGuide I had to install some packages in order to compile with

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Tim Wescott
On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 13:50 +0800, Waluyo Adi Siswanto wrote: No, I installed the Ubuntu version. So -- I need to build this thing? I had the same problem then ToolsPreferencesLanguage SettingsSpellchecker In spellchecker engine select Enchant, also enable Spellchecker continuously.

Re: Bibliography

2011-08-11 Thread ider ronneberger
Now it works. I had to generate my Bibtex file again. Von: ider ronneberger ide...@yahoo.com An: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Gesendet: 17:41 Donnerstag, 11.August 2011 Betreff: Bibliography Hello, what package do I need for Bibtex generated bibliography? It

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 11.08.2011 um 17:56 schrieb Tim Wescott: On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 13:50 +0800, Waluyo Adi Siswanto wrote: No, I installed the Ubuntu version. So -- I need to build this thing? I had the same problem then ToolsPreferencesLanguage SettingsSpellchecker In spellchecker engine select

Re: small feature request - center graphics

2011-08-11 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 6:42 PM, James Sutherland james.sutherl...@utah.edu wrote: I would like to request that floating graphics and table environments be centered by default.  They are currently left-justified.  This is particularly awkward since the caption is centered. Is this a setting

Re: Can't export in PDF

2011-08-11 Thread Paul Rubin
Anaïs Maréchal anais.marechal at gmail.com writes: Hi everybody,I don't know much on Lyx, I tried to search in the previous bug and on the web but no results.I installed Lyx 2.0.0 on my Windows 7 laptop. I wrote a text, and when I want to visualize it, I have an error (cannot find the

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Steve Litt
On Thursday, August 11, 2011 04:03:20 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Richard Heck
On 08/11/2011 06:19 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Thursday, August 11, 2011 04:03:20 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Steve Litt
On Thursday, August 11, 2011 09:31:47 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have tried gnome and KDE, but wanted to try Unity. The developers know of the bug, and it has nothing to do with Lyx-- it has to do (apparently) with qt4 and it affects other programs as well. EK If your purpose is

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 2:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Dr Eberhard W Lisse
On 8/11/11 11:25 PM, Richard Heck wrote: [...] I saw it once, too, and fled. It's probably great for netbooks and tablets, but why would I want to use such a thing on a desktop machine? And don't get me started about Gnome 3.0 I don't even use it on the eeePC el

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
Ehud, I did a quick search, and it seems the bug has been fixed upstream: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libdbusmenu/+bug/619811 Also, in the meantime, there is a workaround documented here: https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/134649 Jacob

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 11.08.2011 um 07:35 schrieb Tim Wescott: > On Wed, 2011-08-10 at 23:10 +0200, Stephan Witt wrote: >> Am 10.08.2011 um 22:41 schrieb Tim Wescott: >> >>> I got Ubuntu 11.04 going a while back, with Lyx 2.0. Very nice. But >>> the spell checker isn't working -- when I go to the Tools menu, >>>

UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread ehud.kap...@gmail.com
I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for almost a year. Does anyone have a way of getting around it, short of

Re: BibTeX

2011-08-11 Thread Philip Pirrip
melise heyns gmail.com> writes: > > The user's manual explains that you need to download a program with which to create a database to do referencing. There are two ways how to do referencing: 1. in the drop-down list where you chose to start Chapters, Titles etc. you can also start

Re: 2 questions: \documentclass[english,magyar] and \DeclareRobustCommand{\greektext}

2011-08-11 Thread Philip Pirrip
> My questions are: > > 1. Looking at the lyx source I found that the documentclass is set to > \documentclass[english,magyar]. Just after \begin{text} \selectlanguage{english} is set: Please take a look at http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/7681 Seems that you have to click inside the document

Can't export in PDF

2011-08-11 Thread Anaïs Maréchal
Hi everybody, I don't know much on Lyx, I tried to search in the previous bug and on the web but no results. I installed Lyx 2.0.0 on my Windows 7 laptop. I wrote a text, and when I want to visualize it, I have an error (cannot find the rapport.pdf file). So I tried to export my file in pdf,

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 10:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: > I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its > appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as > VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility.  The bug has

Re: prevent float placement on page with /newpage

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 10. aug. 2011 14:51, Csikos Bela wrote: Hello lyx users: I have a question on float placement. I am working on a document with sections, and I start every section on a new page inserting an Insert>Formatting>New page before the section title. But lyx occasionally places floats on the same

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 11. aug. 2011 07:35, Tim Wescott wrote: On Wed, 2011-08-10 at 23:10 +0200, Stephan Witt wrote: Am 10.08.2011 um 22:41 schrieb Tim Wescott: I got Ubuntu 11.04 going a while back, with Lyx 2.0. Very nice. But the spell checker isn't working -- when I go to the Tools menu, "spellchecker" is

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Helge Hafting
On 11. aug. 2011 10:03, ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for almost a year. Does

Drehen von Seiten

2011-08-11 Thread Marvin Roth
Guten Tag Ich bin dabei mit lyx ein Schriftstück zu verfassen. Leider finde ich keine Möglichkeit für folgendes Problem. Im Anhang befinden sich unteranderem mehrere PDF Dateien angefügt. Einzelne Dateien würde ich gerne um 90° ins Querformat drehen und ausgeben. Wie mach ich das?

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread ehud.kap...@gmail.com
I have tried gnome and KDE, but wanted to try Unity. The developers know of the bug, and it has nothing to do with Lyx-- it has to do (apparently) with qt4 and it affects other programs as well. EK On 8/11/2011 9:20 AM, Helge Hafting wrote: On 11. aug. 2011 10:03, ehud.kap...@gmail.com

Bibliography

2011-08-11 Thread ider ronneberger
Hello, what package do I need for Bibtex generated bibliography? It seems that  my lyx version which is a part of ubuntu natty narwal does not contain all standard packages (,e.g. needed for compilation of the UserGuide!!!). For UseGuide I had to install some packages in order to compile with

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Tim Wescott
On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 13:50 +0800, Waluyo Adi Siswanto wrote: > > > > No, I installed the Ubuntu version. So -- I need to build this thing? > > > > I had the same problem then Tools>Preferences>Language Settings>Spellchecker > In spellchecker engine select "Enchant", also enable Spellchecker >

Re: Bibliography

2011-08-11 Thread ider ronneberger
Now it works. I had to generate my Bibtex file again. Von: ider ronneberger An: lyx-users@lists.lyx.org Gesendet: 17:41 Donnerstag, 11.August 2011 Betreff: Bibliography Hello, what package do I need for Bibtex generated bibliography? It

Re: Spell checker not active in 2.0???

2011-08-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 11.08.2011 um 17:56 schrieb Tim Wescott: > On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 13:50 +0800, Waluyo Adi Siswanto wrote: >>> >>> No, I installed the Ubuntu version. So -- I need to build this thing? >>> >> >> I had the same problem then Tools>Preferences>Language Settings>Spellchecker >> In spellchecker

Re: small feature request - center graphics

2011-08-11 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 6:42 PM, James Sutherland wrote: > I would like to request that floating graphics and table environments be > centered by default.  They are currently left-justified.  This is > particularly awkward since the caption is centered. > Is this a

Re: Can't export in PDF

2011-08-11 Thread Paul Rubin
Anaïs Maréchal gmail.com> writes: > > > Hi everybody,I don't know much on Lyx, I tried to search in the previous bug > and on the web but no results.I installed Lyx 2.0.0 on my Windows 7 laptop. > I wrote a text, and when I want to visualize it, I have an error (cannot find > the rapport.pdf

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Steve Litt
On Thursday, August 11, 2011 04:03:20 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: > I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps > its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other > programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. > The bug has been known for

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Richard Heck
On 08/11/2011 06:19 PM, Steve Litt wrote: > On Thursday, August 11, 2011 04:03:20 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: >> I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps >> its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other >> programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Steve Litt
On Thursday, August 11, 2011 09:31:47 AM ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: > I have tried gnome and KDE, but wanted to try Unity. The > developers know of the bug, and it has nothing to do with Lyx-- it > has to do (apparently) with qt4 and it affects other programs as > well. EK If your purpose is

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 2:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com < ehud.kap...@gmail.com> wrote: > I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its > appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as > VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Dr Eberhard W Lisse
On 8/11/11 11:25 PM, Richard Heck wrote: [...] > I saw it once, too, and fled. It's probably great for netbooks and > tablets, but why would I want to use such a thing on a desktop machine? > And don't get me started about Gnome 3.0 I don't even use it on the eeePC el

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
Ehud, I did a quick search, and it seems the bug has been fixed upstream: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libdbusmenu/+bug/619811 Also, in the meantime, there is a workaround documented here: https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/134649 Jacob