Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread stephen's mailinglist account
On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Sorry that I've been incommunicado for the past few months. I've been extraordinarily busy getting married, trying to wrap up a never-ending book project, and digging myself out of enormous holes at work. Off topic I

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread stephen's mailinglist account
On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Are there any good beginner video tutorials that cover LyX? I followed most of the discussion, but wasn't sure if a consensus emerged. Nor was it really clear if this was a resource that we should invest time in creating. I

Re: Can I Install a New TeX font in LyX?

2011-10-31 Thread Olivier Ripoll
On 29.10.2011 22:33, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Hello Guys. I' a windows user and using LyX 2.0. I need to use Arial font for my documents, I tried deactivating TeX Fonts and choose Arial from my windows installed fonts, after that I tried to compile with Xetex but I'm just getting errors!

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread paul sutton
On 31/10/11 06:17, stephen's mailinglist account wrote: On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Are there any good beginner video tutorials that cover LyX? I followed most of the discussion, but wasn't sure if a consensus emerged. Nor was it really clear if this was

Re: How to change numeration size and upper case

2011-10-31 Thread Olivier Ripoll
On 30.10.2011 23:00, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Hello, I have LyX 2.0, using urw-arial, calling the packege with this code in the preamble: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[scaled]{uarial} \renewcommand*\familydefault{\sfdefault} I realized that roman numbers are so tiny and lower case. I need

Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I continue not to have the optional short title in the contextual menu with my environments in the module. Moreover, for the \sage;{} command that can be used, I am trying to explore the insets avenue, trying to get inspired by the FixMe module. I have inserted the following element in my module

More module and custom inset jokes ;-)

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Well, I have also tried to put my new inset in the Local layout of the document. Then it appeared as a possibility in the Insert/ Custom insets menu. I have inserted it using this menu and it does exactly what I want (inserts an inline command), and it compiles without any problem, putting the

Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation in a more strict manner + some inspiration from the beamer module (not the simplest one ;-) ), has allowed me to solve my problem fro the inset. The

Re: Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread PhilipPirrip
If someone from the documentation list is reading this, I'd kindly ask not to refer to the description of the options already mentioned, it adds to the confusion. I think it's better to repeat rather than force user to jump up and down. On 10/31/2011 12:05 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote:

Re: Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Hi Philip, The inset problem has been solved (see my previous mail, sorry for filling your mailboxes). The inline \sage command works nicely now, using Flex:sagecommand in the declaration of the InsetLayout Remains the problem with the option of \sageplot command, through the contextual menu +

Re: Help Formatting and fonts... Beggining Thesis! Critical...

2011-10-31 Thread Helge Hafting
On 29. okt. 2011 16:15, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: 4 -Can I stablish that when I press enter on keyboard the space between paragraph be equivalent to 2 enters on word, I mean without inserting forced spaces on lyx, you know : ctrl+enter. That would save me a lot of time. When you press enter on

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Richard Heck
On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation in a more strict manner + some inspiration from the beamer module (not the simplest one ;-) ), has

Re: Weird linebreaks

2011-10-31 Thread Helge Hafting
On 28. okt. 2011 17:43, Bianca Kranzusch wrote: My thesis contains a material part where I have, among other stuff, a list of used equipment with names and manufacturers. I would like to use typewriter font for product names and small caps for manufacturer names. Within the thesis text, this

Re: Weird linebreaks

2011-10-31 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 4:10 PM, Helge Hafting helge.haft...@hist.no wrote: With this, your document looks much better. There is still one line that doesn't break properly. The best solution is to rewrite it slightly. Or you can tweak the interword space/stretch/shrink, at the Manual

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Thanks a lot Richard. That would be wonderful. I would like to do it, but http://www.lyx.org/trac/wiki/BugTrackerHome does not seem to answer my calls :-) Is the track server out of order? Murat 2011/10/31 Richard Heck rgh...@comcast.net On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Now it worked: http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/7869 2011/10/31 Richard Heck rgh...@comcast.net On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Just another mail to correct a problem with the preceding Lyx file (see the new file attached, and the $ signs in ERT boxes, this is connected with the problem I describe below) and ask a question about insets again: What kind of Flex insets can be included in a math mode text? Is this possible

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Xu Wang
Dear Murat, This is great! I have been waiting for something like this for a long time. I also like the Sweave-like philosophy of this. It's more transparent and reproducible. I am looking forward to the final release with much excitement. Thank you for your work! Best, Xu On Mon, Oct 31,

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Hi Xu, Thank you for your appreciation. I cannot advance anymore without any help from Lyx gurus. I think I have extracted all the information I can from the help docs. If I get any answer to my questions, I can construct a little bit smarter module but the one we have now is already usable. With

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread stephen's mailinglist account
On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Sorry that I've been incommunicado for the past few months. I've been extraordinarily busy getting married, trying to wrap up a never-ending book project, and digging myself out of enormous holes at work. Off topic I

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread stephen's mailinglist account
On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Are there any good beginner video tutorials that cover LyX? I followed most of the discussion, but wasn't sure if a consensus emerged. Nor was it really clear if this was a resource that we should invest time in creating. I

Re: Can I Install a New TeX font in LyX?

2011-10-31 Thread Olivier Ripoll
On 29.10.2011 22:33, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Hello Guys. I' a windows user and using LyX 2.0. I need to use Arial font for my documents, I tried deactivating TeX Fonts and choose Arial from my windows installed fonts, after that I tried to compile with Xetex but I'm just getting errors!

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread paul sutton
On 31/10/11 06:17, stephen's mailinglist account wrote: On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes rob.oa...@oak-tree.us wrote: Are there any good beginner video tutorials that cover LyX? I followed most of the discussion, but wasn't sure if a consensus emerged. Nor was it really clear if this was

Re: How to change numeration size and upper case

2011-10-31 Thread Olivier Ripoll
On 30.10.2011 23:00, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Hello, I have LyX 2.0, using urw-arial, calling the packege with this code in the preamble: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[scaled]{uarial} \renewcommand*\familydefault{\sfdefault} I realized that roman numbers are so tiny and lower case. I need

Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I continue not to have the optional short title in the contextual menu with my environments in the module. Moreover, for the \sage;{} command that can be used, I am trying to explore the insets avenue, trying to get inspired by the FixMe module. I have inserted the following element in my module

More module and custom inset jokes ;-)

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Well, I have also tried to put my new inset in the Local layout of the document. Then it appeared as a possibility in the Insert/ Custom insets menu. I have inserted it using this menu and it does exactly what I want (inserts an inline command), and it compiles without any problem, putting the

Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation in a more strict manner + some inspiration from the beamer module (not the simplest one ;-) ), has allowed me to solve my problem fro the inset. The

Re: Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread PhilipPirrip
If someone from the documentation list is reading this, I'd kindly ask not to refer to the description of the options already mentioned, it adds to the confusion. I think it's better to repeat rather than force user to jump up and down. On 10/31/2011 12:05 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote:

Re: Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Hi Philip, The inset problem has been solved (see my previous mail, sorry for filling your mailboxes). The inline \sage command works nicely now, using Flex:sagecommand in the declaration of the InsetLayout Remains the problem with the option of \sageplot command, through the contextual menu +

Re: Help Formatting and fonts... Beggining Thesis! Critical...

2011-10-31 Thread Helge Hafting
On 29. okt. 2011 16:15, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: 4 -Can I stablish that when I press enter on keyboard the space between paragraph be equivalent to 2 enters on word, I mean without inserting forced spaces on lyx, you know : ctrl+enter. That would save me a lot of time. When you press enter on

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Richard Heck
On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation in a more strict manner + some inspiration from the beamer module (not the simplest one ;-) ), has

Re: Weird linebreaks

2011-10-31 Thread Helge Hafting
On 28. okt. 2011 17:43, Bianca Kranzusch wrote: My thesis contains a material part where I have, among other stuff, a list of used equipment with names and manufacturers. I would like to use typewriter font for product names and small caps for manufacturer names. Within the thesis text, this

Re: Weird linebreaks

2011-10-31 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 4:10 PM, Helge Hafting helge.haft...@hist.no wrote: With this, your document looks much better. There is still one line that doesn't break properly. The best solution is to rewrite it slightly. Or you can tweak the interword space/stretch/shrink, at the Manual

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Thanks a lot Richard. That would be wonderful. I would like to do it, but http://www.lyx.org/trac/wiki/BugTrackerHome does not seem to answer my calls :-) Is the track server out of order? Murat 2011/10/31 Richard Heck rgh...@comcast.net On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Now it worked: http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/7869 2011/10/31 Richard Heck rgh...@comcast.net On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Just another mail to correct a problem with the preceding Lyx file (see the new file attached, and the $ signs in ERT boxes, this is connected with the problem I describe below) and ask a question about insets again: What kind of Flex insets can be included in a math mode text? Is this possible

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Xu Wang
Dear Murat, This is great! I have been waiting for something like this for a long time. I also like the Sweave-like philosophy of this. It's more transparent and reproducible. I am looking forward to the final release with much excitement. Thank you for your work! Best, Xu On Mon, Oct 31,

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Hi Xu, Thank you for your appreciation. I cannot advance anymore without any help from Lyx gurus. I think I have extracted all the information I can from the help docs. If I get any answer to my questions, I can construct a little bit smarter module but the one we have now is already usable. With

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread stephen's mailinglist account
On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes wrote: > > Sorry that I've been incommunicado for the past few months. I've been > extraordinarily busy getting married, trying to wrap up a never-ending book > >project, and digging myself out of enormous holes at work. Off topic I

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread stephen's mailinglist account
On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes wrote: > Are there any good beginner video tutorials that cover LyX? I followed most > of the discussion, but wasn't sure if a consensus emerged. Nor was it really > clear if this was a resource that we should invest time in creating.

Re: Can I Install a New TeX font in LyX?

2011-10-31 Thread Olivier Ripoll
On 29.10.2011 22:33, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Hello Guys. I' a windows user and using LyX 2.0. I need to use Arial font for my documents, I tried deactivating TeX Fonts and choose Arial from my windows installed fonts, after that I tried to compile with Xetex but I'm just getting errors!

Re: Beginner Tutorials

2011-10-31 Thread paul sutton
On 31/10/11 06:17, stephen's mailinglist account wrote: > On 25 October 2011 17:22, Rob Oakes wrote: > >> Are there any good beginner video tutorials that cover LyX? I followed most >> of the discussion, but wasn't sure if a consensus emerged. Nor was it really >> clear

Re: How to change numeration size and upper case

2011-10-31 Thread Olivier Ripoll
On 30.10.2011 23:00, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Hello, I have LyX 2.0, using urw-arial, calling the packege with this code in the preamble: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[scaled]{uarial} \renewcommand*\familydefault{\sfdefault} I realized that roman numbers are so tiny and lower case. I need

Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I continue not to have the optional short title in the contextual menu with my environments in the module. Moreover, for the \sage;{} command that can be used, I am trying to explore the insets avenue, trying to get inspired by the FixMe module. I have inserted the following element in my module

More module and custom inset jokes ;-)

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Well, I have also tried to put my new inset in the Local layout of the document. Then it appeared as a possibility in the Insert/ Custom insets menu. I have inserted it using this menu and it does exactly what I want (inserts an inline command), and it compiles without any problem, putting the

Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation in a more strict manner + some inspiration from the beamer module (not the simplest one ;-) ), has allowed me to solve my problem fro the inset. The

Re: Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread PhilipPirrip
If someone from the documentation list is reading this, I'd kindly ask not to refer to the description of the options already mentioned, it adds to the confusion. I think it's better to repeat rather than force user to jump up and down. On 10/31/2011 12:05 PM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote:

Re: Creating a new module : some questions and suggestion for the documentation

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Hi Philip, The inset problem has been solved (see my previous mail, sorry for filling your mailboxes). The inline \sage command works nicely now, using Flex:sagecommand in the declaration of the InsetLayout Remains the problem with the option of \sageplot command, through the contextual menu +

Re: Help Formatting and fonts... Beggining Thesis! Critical...

2011-10-31 Thread Helge Hafting
On 29. okt. 2011 16:15, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: 4 -Can I stablish that when I press enter on keyboard the space between paragraph be equivalent to "2 enters on word", I mean without inserting forced spaces on lyx, you know : ctrl+enter. That would save me a lot of time. When you press enter on

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Richard Heck
On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems to work for this module does not for mine. Following the documentation in a more strict manner + some inspiration from the beamer module (not the simplest one ;-) ), has

Re: Weird linebreaks

2011-10-31 Thread Helge Hafting
On 28. okt. 2011 17:43, Bianca Kranzusch wrote: My thesis contains a "material" part where I have, among other stuff, a list of used equipment with names and manufacturers. I would like to use typewriter font for product names and small caps for manufacturer names. Within the thesis text, this

Re: Weird linebreaks

2011-10-31 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 4:10 PM, Helge Hafting wrote: > With this, your document looks much better. There is still one line > that doesn't break properly. The best solution is to rewrite it > slightly. Or you can tweak the interword space/stretch/shrink, at the > Manual

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Thanks a lot Richard. That would be wonderful. I would like to do it, but http://www.lyx.org/trac/wiki/BugTrackerHome does not seem to answer my calls :-) Is the track server out of order? Murat 2011/10/31 Richard Heck > On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote:

Re: Module inset problem has been solved. Remains the options problem..

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Now it worked: http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/7869 2011/10/31 Richard Heck > On 10/31/2011 08:19 AM, Murat Yildizoglu wrote: > > I should not get too much inspired from FixME it seems, since what seems > to work for this module does not for mine. > > Following the

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Just another mail to correct a problem with the preceding Lyx file (see the new file attached, and the $ signs in ERT boxes, this is connected with the problem I describe below) and ask a question about insets again: What kind of Flex insets can be included in a math mode text? Is this possible

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Xu Wang
Dear Murat, This is great! I have been waiting for something like this for a long time. I also like the Sweave-like philosophy of this. It's more transparent and reproducible. I am looking forward to the final release with much excitement. Thank you for your work! Best, Xu On Mon, Oct 31,

Re: Examples of integration between Lyx, Sage computations, and PDFLateX

2011-10-31 Thread Murat Yildizoglu
Hi Xu, Thank you for your appreciation. I cannot advance anymore without any help from Lyx gurus. I think I have extracted all the information I can from the help docs. If I get any answer to my questions, I can construct a little bit smarter module but the one we have now is already usable. With