Re: lyxwin136-small-04 and instant preview

2005-11-29 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Angus Leeming [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Paul A. Rubin wrote: instant preview still does not work. What is missing ? You need to have Python, dvips and Ghostscript installed and on your system command path. Do you have all of them? (Incidentally, Angus recommends the Win32all

Re: pictures and collaboration

2005-12-11 Thread Enrico Forestieri
software # Use at Your own risk # # Modified by Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] to: # - make it also work on solaris # - recusively collect included files pulled in by \input{} # - allow for spaces in path names (but not carets ;-) # - account for multiple bibtex files # - avoid duplicate

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Angus Leeming [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: From an MSYS terminal window (maybe even a cmd.exe one for all I know): cd C:/Program Files/LyX/Resources/lyx PATH TO/sh.exe configure That will generate the missing files. Angus, what about a configure.bat script? Perhaps it can also solve the

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Angus Leeming [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: However, don't we need admin privileges to generate files in C:\Program Files\LyX\Resources\lyx ? I really don't know. My win2k came preinstalled on a FAT32 partition, so I don't need privileges to write everywhere on disk, and I never used Windows

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Mon, 12 Dec 2005 13:42:19 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: This particular subject was about the Uwe .51 complete installer. The OP had already tried sh.exe configure and it didn't work. The OP does not have admin rights and that most likely is the problem. I must have missed this bit. Then

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-13 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Angus Leeming [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Formally, that's the PATH environment variable. To be honest, I don't think that I check the contents of this variable when generating the contents of \path_prefix. Clearly I should have Angus, you did a wonderful job. I saw people which started using

Re: width of table

2005-12-13 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Helge Hafting [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: i am already setting a fixed width. the problem is that using 100 with text%, col%, page% and line% never uses the width i'd expect (ie the same as the surrounding text). [...] For a single-column table, don't set the

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-13 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I wish I were smarter so that it would be blindingly obvious to me too. I envision four(5) scenarios: I see that Angus already answered your questions. I think that your doubts are due to a misconception of the PATH. Please, have a look here

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-14 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Tue, 13 Dec 2005 23:54:21 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: No, he did not. I'll get back to that. I appreciate your calm response. This is what Angus initially said to me: The installer searches the Registry in various ways in order to find the whereabouts of sh.exe, gswinc.exe,

Re: There's Something About Textclass.lst [WinXP, installing into]

2005-12-14 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Wed, 14 Dec 2005 18:23:01 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: I don't want to generalize from your particular aptitude. I think maybe (conservatively) 3 in 100 Windows users realizes the value of adding the LyX helper apps to the Windows Path variable. Which is why I wrote: [snip very long reply]

Re: New Windows version

2006-01-13 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jean-Marc Lasgouttes [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: It is also possible to build with the MS compiler (did anyone try that recently?) Using the commercial version, perhaps. It is not possible to build Qt with the *free* version due to the lack of the delayimp.lib library. However I succeeded in

Re: New Windows version

2006-01-16 Thread Enrico Forestieri
David A. Case [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Have you also tried to build a cygwin version? Since cygwin already suppies tex/latex/perl/python/sh/sed, etc., and since many people (like me) make extensive use of cygwin, having a cygwin package (that understands its posix-like paths) would be very

Re: Lyx-WIndows-Python

2006-01-16 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Mohsin Mohd Sies [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Executing command: python C:/Program Files/LyX/Resources/lyx/scripts/clean_dvi.py newfile3.dvi tmpfile.out I wonder if cygwin's latex packages is conflicting with Miktex? (Newbie's suspicion) Please, see this post:

Re: Business letter (on letterhead) template for LyX

2006-01-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Paul A. Rubin [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi all, I'm trying to concoct a LyX template to let me write letters on school letterhead, the last task for which I still rely on WordPerfect. Having looked at akletter, newlfm and komascript, I think komascript gives me my best shot, and I

Re: Business letter (on letterhead) template for LyX

2006-01-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Put these lines in the preamble: \leftskip=1in \newcommand{\newmargin}[1]{\hangindent=1in\hangafter=-#1\break\leftskip=0in} and run latex a first time. Take note of where the pagebreak occurs. Then insert there (in ERT) the command \newmargin{N

Re: [ANNOUNCE] LyX 1.3.7 is released

2006-01-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Andre Poenitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Be cautious. tex2lyx is not perfect when importing LaTeX and I doubt any tool ever will be. But it should not be worse than reLyX. It can be worse than reLyX. Try to import this LaTeX file using both tools:

Re: how to left align author section?

2006-01-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Martin A. Hansen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: i am prompted to quote a perl saying: perl makes easy things easy, and hard things possible that translates to latex something like latex makes easy things hard ... ;-) I am not sure I understand what you mean. Is this what you are looking

Re: [ANNOUNCE] LyX 1.3.7 is released

2006-01-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Andre Poenitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Is there a bugzilla entry for this? Here it is: http://bugzilla.lyx.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2234 -- Enrico

Re: how to left align author section?

2006-01-22 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Martin A. Hansen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: the behaviour is exactly what i want. but having more authors seperated with \and, makes this break. I see. Then it is better to directly redefine [EMAIL PROTECTED] Consider that this works with article.cls and without the titlepage option. If you

Re: [ANNOUNCE] LyX 1.3.7 is released

2006-01-22 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I tried this on WinLyx137 because it comes with relyx. The file only partially opened. I tried this on LyX140pre3 compiled by Msys for windows, which comes with tex2lyx. The file also open partially, identical to first case. I replaced tex2lyx -f

Re: how to left align author section?

2006-01-26 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Martin A. Hansen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: ok - almost there now i just need to adjust the distance between the authors, which is rediculously large. i am trying this, but in vain. \makeatletter \renewcommand{\and}{% % \begin{tabular} \end{tabular}% \hskip 0em [EMAIL

Re: how to left align author section?

2006-01-26 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Herbert Voss [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: a simple \hspace{4em} does it. I do not understand, what _exactly_ do you want to have. Ubi major, minor cessat. I'll leave this to you, Herbert ;-) -- Enrico

Re: problem with minipages...

2006-01-26 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ingar Pareliussen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Somethig like this maybe? Latex does not break minipages ususally. So you may have to manually break them into two seperate minpages to get what you want. Why not using the cv class distributed with LyX? -- Enrico #LyX 1.3 created this file. For

Re: lyxserver on windows

2006-01-27 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Eric Zollars wrote: How can I check that the lyxpipe is actually working? Anyone have this working on windows? No. The pipe does not work at all on windows, because named pipes are not available on this OS. I think they are with cygwin. I am able

Re: Positioning graphics in beamer

2006-02-01 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Declan O'Byrne [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Thanks. for this. I think your instructions apply to lyx. But I'm attempting to do the same thing in kile. I suppose if I knew how to define the position according to coordinates, I'd be better off. I just want the pictures to grow from the bottom

Re: LyX is getting... very annoying.

2006-02-02 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Helge Hafting [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: If, however, I write 2^Q as text, then select it and press ctrl+M (to turn it into a formula, then I also get that problem. This time without doing any font change. This problem does not exist in the soon to be lyx 1.4, so it will go away. So I

Re: Caption horizontally as long as the width of the picture

2006-02-02 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Herbert Voss [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: http://tug.org/TeXnik/mainFAQ.cgi?file=floats/width Very cool, Herbert. I have LyXfied a bit your example ;-) -- Enrico #LyX 1.3 created this file. For more info see http://www.lyx.org/ \lyxformat 221 \textclass article \begin_preamble

Re: GUI Buttons In Text

2006-02-05 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Rich Shepard [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: In my document I reference specific buttons on the GUI of an application; buttons such as OK, Clear, Add, and Load. What I have done is place each word in a \framebox{}. It looks pretty ugly; the frames extend slightly below the baseline and above

Re: float placement

2006-02-05 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Martin A. Hansen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: hello i am generally confused and unhappy about float placements. Try to put the following in the preamble and see if it helps (check Use default placement in LyX's Float Settings). % % Figures and tables default placement rule % [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Screen Captures in Documents

2006-02-06 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Helge Hafting [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Always use the full resolution of a screen dump. Screendumps usually prints with visible pixels, and scaling them in gimp will always make that much worse. Using the full resolution gives the best possible result, the only possible downside being a

Re: side-by-side installation of 1.3.7 and 1.4.0

2006-02-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Maybe that sounded complicated, but it takes less than 15 seconds to switch back and forth by renaming folders. I don't know if it is this easy using Linux, but there should be a way. You need not renaming your folders. Call one folder LyX137 and the

Re: Default behaviour of float

2006-02-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Sanders, Maarten (M.J.L. [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Is there some way (e.g. in a .layout) to tell LyX to automatically center the contents of a float environment (image and caption)? Put the following in the preamble: \renewenvironment{figure}[1][]{% [EMAIL PROTECTED] \centering

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: http://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/LyXOnCygwin Unpack lyx-1.4.x.tar.bz2 in /usr/local/src (replace x ^ to match your archive name) I was reading over Enrico's detailed instructions. I can't find a lyx 1.4.0.tar.bz2 or tar.gz for download. Well,

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: The Pre5 doesn't have a configure file to execute the several ./configure switches in Enrico's Howto. Are you sure? The lyx-1.4.0pre5.tar.bz2 archive I downloaded from ftp://ftp.devel.lyx.org/pub/lyx/pre/ had one ... Yes, I am sure that in

Re: Marginal Note in Enumerate

2006-02-20 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Uwe Stöhr [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Bruce Pourciau wrote: Using the enumerate environment to number problems on an exam, I would like to place [20] just to the left of the number of the problem to tell the students that this is a 20 point problem. I tried in ERT \marginpar[text]

Re: Marginal Note in Enumerate

2006-02-20 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Charles de Miramon [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Yes, you can do it. See attached file. The problem is that the marginal footnote is not positioned exactly by LaTeX on the line where you call it. I don't think there is anything you can do about it. Simply don't put the marginal note at the very

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-22 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I did not succeed in compiling Qt. I got the files in the right directory with cvs, but the ./configure failed quickly with the error make: *** [project.o] Error 1 qmake failed to build. Aborting Probably this is because the qt3/include dir should

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-22 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: SH: Ok, I will give it another try. I did notice an apparent discrepancy in the instuctions from the LyXonCygwin page: - In this howto all examples are shown for tcsh, but it is trivial to

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-23 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: SH: The qt3 install got further this time but failed with this error: -DQT_NO_STL -DQT_NO_COMPRESS -I/usr/local/src/qt3/mkspecs/cygwin-g++-win32 -DAVE_QCONFIG_CPP /usr/local/src/qt3/src/tools/qglobal.cpp In file included from

Re: inserting image

2006-02-23 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Uwe Stöhr [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: To fix the problem, copy the attached file latex.bat to LyX's install subdirectory ~\LyX\bin. Uwe, the first line $ cat latex.bat of the latex.bat file at http://bugzilla.lyx.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2248 should be removed. -- Enrico

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-23 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: That did the trick, Qt3 configured! You are doing all the hard work! There is a Cygwin icon in the upper left-hand corner of the command window. I left-click on it and it opens a drop-down menu. Then I choose Edit-mark and drag the mouse cursor over

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-24 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Stephen at textonyx /cygdrive/c/cygwin/usr/local/src/qt3 $ ./configure -platform cygwin-g++-win32 -v -release -static -qt-imgfmt-png etc. So no it is not dynamic, I use this copy and paste every time which is free of typos. But, I do have

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-24 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Fri, 24 Feb 2006 14:13:04 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: The View function doesn't work. It complains about missing TeX class article when I first load the .lyx document and C:\texmf~ is in my PATH. Try reconfiguring after adjusting path_prefix (see below). The Tex

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-25 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Fri, 24 Feb 2006 19:52:13 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: [...] The Tex Information produces a window but it contains no information. Yes, I also see this, but then this also happens with 1.3.7. Perhaps normal for Cygwin/Linux but you can see all these files and

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-25 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Sat, 25 Feb 2006 04:07:54 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: On Fri, 24 Feb 2006 14:13:04 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: The Tex Information produces a window but it contains no information. Yes, I also see this, but then this also happens with 1.3.7. The good

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-25 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sat, 25 Feb 2006 04:07:54 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: On Fri, 24 Feb 2006 14:13:04 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: The Tex Information produces a window but it contains no information. Yes, I also see

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-25 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Sat, 25 Feb 2006 14:42:04 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: [...] Yes I see lots of my stuff. When I use File-Open it still displays the path in terms of /cygdrive/c/ which makes me nervous. EF: That's strange, indeed. I get /cygdrive/c converted to /c when I type it in the text input area in

Re: LyX on Cygwin

2006-02-26 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sat, 25 Feb 2006 14:42:04 -0800, Stephen Harris wrote: The other difference is that I have a populated TeX Information and I can send you a screenshot of it present in CygLyxWin140_5. I'm wondering if there are differences due to TeTeX vs

Re: Printer Setup

2006-03-08 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jon Riding [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I'm using LyX (1.3.3-Win32) on Windows and can't figure out how to point LyX at my printer correctly. I've read the bits in the Help about printers but they seem to refer to Linux systems. When I click print I see the printer dialogue which asks me

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-10 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Charles Schulz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I have installed LyX Win32 on an XP machine including cygwin. I chose to get all the necessary prerequisite stuff through cygwin rather than having the install script download it (they all end up in $cygwin/bin). I have added $cygwin/bin and

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-11 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Charles Schulz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Is there a simple path to getting the DVI rendering working which doesn't require rebuilding LyX and qt3? I am currently putting together a cygwin package for LyX. When finished, I'll upload it to a public place for downloads. If you are interested in

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-11 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Charles Schulz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: You are right, I'm making some blind assumptions about what is causing the missing menu entry. I don't really know why the menu entry isn't there, I just thought it likely that its absence was due to my hack of the install process, and LyX is

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: The native versions of Lyx for 137 and 140 appear to conflict up in C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data\LyX where preferences are stored. There is no conflict with native WinLyX and CygLyX because CygLyx has its preferences stored down

Re: Importing a text file with German accented characters

2006-03-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Juergen Spitzmueller [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Nicholas Allen wrote: I hope someone can help me. I am trying to import a text file that contains German accented characters. The file is saved in UTF-8 format. How do I do this? If I use the import ASCII the accented characters appear as

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I tested Chuck's method. He is not getting a DVI viewer because the latex.exe is found during sh configure to be not useable. So by native LyX version, you don't mean a binary, but that LyX can be compiled under Cygwin to use Qt3 and Cygwin LyX

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Well I noticed that latex.exe was rather small and there was a symlink to pdfetex.exe. So I tried to tried deleting latex.exe and then copying pdfetex.exe to latex.exe but the binary LyX still found latex.exe not useable. A cleaner solution is the

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-13 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I have disinstalled the cygwin tetex packages as I use MikTeX and now I don't have a fast internet connection to try it personally. Perhaps you can help me in solving this problem? Please, put the following 5 lines in a file named test.ltx and

Re: New Cygwin LyX install

2006-03-13 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: The installation appeared to go smoothly. But LyX wouldn't start, I typed lyx from the cygwin bash shell, and it returned The application has failed to start because cygaspell-15.dll was not found. So I download the libaspell15 package and that

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32

2006-03-14 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: [...] SH: So it seems to be working. The good news is that lyx-x11 works pretty well. It displays Tex Information whereas lyx-winbin does not. This is quite strange, as both share the same user and system dir. I think that this can happen only if you

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32 Works!

2006-03-14 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I made a shortcut to startxwin, which opened in my Home directory. Then a lyxer.bat file to change to C:\lyxcyg\bin\ - lyx.bat This starts up LyX137v2, which now uses Cygwins', xdvi, xpdf and gv. Tex Information still does not visibly populate, but I'm

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32 Works!

2006-03-15 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I didn't mean to be obscure. It was obvious to me and I thought it would be obvious to you that several people could have been steered toward using a binary with Cygwin which was certainly is a lot easier than building LyX on Cygwin before your very

Re: No VIEW-DVI in LyX Win32 Works!

2006-03-15 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Stephen Harris [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Never mind about the batfiles. I just saw what python.bat does and I'm sure the other batfiles do something useful also which I'll discover with some use. I have them in a good spot. Let me briefly comment on why I needed them, one by one. latex.bat:

Re: Creating personalised letterheads

2006-03-18 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Tim Vaughan [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi, I want to use LyX to write letters with. I've already experimented with using the supplied LyX letter template but would like to adapt it further. My needs are pretty simple - just a line along the top with my contact details followed by

Re: Creating personalised letterheads

2006-03-19 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Tim Vaughan [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Actually, sorry - I have searched and it turns out I don't have Helvetica on my PC. I'll try and find it somewhere and see if that fixes things. Well, I said that you had to customize it ;-) Actually you can use whatever font you please, or even put an

Re: Path of images in .layout and lyx1.4 on cygwin

2006-03-20 Thread Enrico Forestieri
PROTECTED] statements. # # 2006-03-20 Enrico Forestieri # === # The program to call (This should be in the PATH) prog=latex.exe while [ $# -gt 0 ] ; do case $1 in -*=*) opt=`echo $1 | cut -d= -f1` arg=`echo $1

Re: Path of images in .layout and lyx1.4 on cygwin

2006-03-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jean-Marc Lasgouttes [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Enrico == Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Enrico Georg Baum Georg.Baum at ... writes: Enrico No, Georg, this is an oversight on my part :( Enrico LyX inserts an \input at path line, but that path is in posix Enrico format

Re: Path of images in .layout and lyx1.4 on cygwin

2006-03-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Sanders, Maarten (M.J.L. [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Enrico, It still does not work. My path: /usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/X11R6/bin:/cygdrive/d/texmf/miktex/bin :/cygdrive/c/PROGRA~1/FILENET/IDM:/cygdrive/c/PROGRA~1/FILENET/SHARED:/c

Re: Path of images in .layout and lyx1.4 on cygwin

2006-03-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Sanders, Maarten (M.J.L. [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Enrico, Sorry about the previous message. Below is the script as I copy-pasted it. The prog=latex.exe part was on the previous line (thus commented) and at first not recognized by me to be part of the script. I think that the script may

RE: Path of images in .layout and lyx1.4 on cygwin

2006-03-21 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Tue, 21 Mar 2006 16:06:53 +0100, Sanders, Maarten M.J.L. wrote: {{\string /cygdrive/d/Documents and Settings/MSA/My Documents/LyX Files/... Ah! In my first cursory glance I was missing this. Now it is clear what is happening. When a path contains spaces, LyX quotes it by

RE: Path of images in .layout and lyx1.4 on cygwin

2006-03-22 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Wed, 22 Mar 2006 10:22:15 +0100, Sanders, Maarten M.J.L. wrote: Enrico, It works. Still I do wonder what the messages about the fonts mean. The fonts are installed in my texmf directory. Should the commandline options work as well? It's the MikTeX's kpsewhich terminating lines with CRLF

Re: Text above the double arrow (harpoons)

2006-03-29 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Sigrid Kronenberger [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I need to write a formula above the double arrow (exact: \rightleftharpoons), that should look similar to this: CuSO4 Zn + 2HCl --- ZnCl + H2 Is there a way, how I can do this? I've tried already to use a matrix, but then the

Re: cannot confiogure lyx on WinXP

2006-05-08 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Uwe Stöhr [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Gerhard Schaffer schrieb: But the problem is, that I cannot start sh and get an error message P:\Utility\LaTex\LyX141\binsh AllocationBase 0x0, BaseAddress 0x715B, RegionSize 0x4D, State 0x1 P:\Utility\LaTex\LyX141\bin\sh.exe: ***

Re: cannot confiogure lyx on WinXP

2006-05-09 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Uwe Stöhr [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Enrico Forestieri writes: I am sorry, but this is simply FUD. If he cannot even start sh, there is a problem with his cygwin installation. But you don't need cygwin. If cygwin was only installed to use it for LyX I recommend to deinstall

Re: popups stopping lyx (latex export)

2006-05-12 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Uwe Stöhr [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Vaclav Smidl wrote: I can confirm similar behaviour. In my case, lyx is trying to rewrite .tex files which are included into the document using Include_file... Please report this at bugzilla.lyx.org. It is already there:

Re: Compilation error with Lyx 1.4.1

2006-06-08 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Carine Simon [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hello, I’ve just installed Lyx 1.4.1 under Windows XP with lyx-1.4.1_win32_setup_v1.exe ftp://ftp.lyx.org/pub/lyx/bin/1.4.1/lyx-1.4.1_win32_setup_v1.exe . I am using the sh.exe under cygwin, the Python 2.4, the gs8.51 and ImageMagick6.7 Q16. I

Re: How to number the equations

2006-07-02 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Zhenhua Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: But another problem. If I don't want to number the new defined equation sequentially, e.g. I want to mark it as equation *. How to do this? What should I enter in the eq: . You should enter \tag in the equation and then press space. Put * in the

Re: Small problem with Lyx142 windows installer

2006-07-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Georg Baum [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: That is strange. On linux Rescan regenerates the files. Please somebody file a bug. After selecting TeX information you can see the following error on the console: File C:/Programmi/LyX14/Resources/scripts/TeXFiles.py, line 2 SyntaxError: encoding

Re: Small problem with Lyx142 windows installer

2006-07-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Bo Peng [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I also find this problem, but I do not really know what is going on. I guess 8859-1 is universally available, and we need to install some language package to use 8859-15? Or 8859-15 is not supported by windows at all? Maybe some module is missing in the

Re: Tgif with lyx as equation editor

2006-07-17 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ed Gatzke [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Are you using a native windows version of LyX? Are you using cygwin tools? Specifically, is your imagemagick a cygwin version? I am using the new 1.4.2 version on Windows. I am not sure how they compiled it, but I assume they used cygwin. No, that

Re: Tgif with lyx as equation editor

2006-07-18 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ed Gatzke [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: But you don't have tgif in the windows system PATH, right? I copied tgif.exe to the windows/system32 directory, but that was not enough. I also needed some dll files in there and to set my DISPLAY in XP to 127.0.0.1:0.0 Oh... I meant adding

Re: Tgif with lyx as equation editor

2006-07-18 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Ed Gatzke [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: My crazy tgif file that calls lyx for equation editing in figures does not work, but that is to be expected. The equaiton objects need unix flavored calls like /usr/bin/lyx and pstoepsi, and lyx / tgif are running in a traditional shell. I

Re: Tgif with lyx as equation editor

2006-07-19 Thread Enrico Forestieri
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tue, 18 Jul 2006, Enrico Forestieri wrote: I am not subscribed to this list and the gmane interface doesn't allow attachments, but if you reply to this mail putting me in CC, I can, in turn, reply to it and can thus attach the above files for everyone

Re: LyX/Mac-1.4.2 binary user interface question

2006-07-25 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Andreas Busch [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I have been running it for the last couple of days, and do enjoy the fact that the user interface is now available in German (the language my Powerbook prefers . However, there is one nuisance, and it concerns the German umlauts (a,o,u with little

Re: Error while converting xfig figure

2006-08-05 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Paul Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Dear All I have tried to include a figure.pstex_t into a LyX document with 'Insert - File - External Material', but I get the error when I 'View - Postscript': Try including figure.fig directly. -- Enrico

Re: Error while converting xfig figure

2006-08-06 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Paul Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On 8/5/06, Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have tried to include a figure.pstex_t into a LyX document with 'Insert - File - External Material', but I get the error when I 'View - Postscript': Try including figure.fig directly

Re: Error while converting xfig figure

2006-08-06 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Paul Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On 8/6/06, Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [...] Please, add \usepackage{color} to the preamble. I have no problem with your .fig file after that. Yes, it works, as well as with the package xcolor. But should not it be inserted by LyX

Re: Composing a letter with Header/Footer

2006-08-08 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Pepe Barbe [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: [...] I found this post to be regarding the same issue but I haven't been able to make it work yet: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.editors.lyx.general/29213 If anyone has some idea on how to make this work, I would appreciate that. Please, find pasted

Re: Another math inset - cursor problem

2006-08-08 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jens Noeckel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi again, I'm stumbling upon inset-related problems in LyX 1.4.2 a lot, it seems. Here is another one: take a math inset that's a few environments deep, like e.g. a vector which consists of an array inside a left-right bracket combination. If

Re: Hilfe-Datei

2006-08-08 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Uwe Stöhr [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: [...] Translation: Is it possible to add a footnote to the caption of a floating table/picture? Not really. This is a restriction of LaTeX. It is possible. You need to put the table/picture in a minipage inside the float. The footnote appears at the

Re: Hilfe-Datei

2006-08-10 Thread Enrico Forestieri
On Wed, Aug 09, 2006 at 09:40:30PM +0200, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Enrico Forestieri writes: Translation: Is it possible to add a footnote to the caption of a floating table/picture? Not really. This is a restriction of LaTeX. It is possible. You need to put the table/picture

tabular*

2006-08-27 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Paul Rubin wrote: I suspect I'm doomed to disappointment here, but is there a way to get LyX to treat a table as tabular* rather than just tabular environment? I know I can do it in ERT, but I was hoping to exploit the table editor and layout features in the GUI but get it typeset as

Re: HTML export

2006-08-30 Thread Enrico Forestieri
TechTonics [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Usually, running a tool from the command line and seeing if it works properly is how to tell if it is the the tool or LyX. For instance one tests Aspell with Aspell -c badwords.txt and if it works from the command line but not from LyX, it is LyX, or

Re: HTML export

2006-08-31 Thread Enrico Forestieri
have no problems with View-Html ;-) -- Enrico 8 htlatex 8 #!/bin/sh # This is a wrapper script for LyX/Cygwin to let LyX use the native # Windows' version of htlatex which is part of MikTeX. # # 2006-08-31 Enrico Forestieri

Re: HTML export

2006-08-31 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jean-Pierre Chretien [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Is't for that need that originaldir flag is added in the preference template ? This seems broken on Solaris, and possibly on Windows (check in this thread). I checked the LyX sources and found that what I was trying to achieve through the scripts

Re: HTML export

2006-09-01 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jean-Pierre Chretien [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I checked the LyX sources and found that what I was trying to achieve through the scripts is the same thing you obtain when you *omit* the originaldir flag. So, simply delete the originaldir flag and send to the bit bucket those scripts On

Re: HTML export

2006-09-01 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Jean-Pierre Chretien [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Yes, Export-HTML is severely broken. At least with htlatex, it doesn't work even using the originaldir flag, as some filenames are constructed by prefixing zz to them, and this is not going to work with absolute paths. What do you think ? Does

Re: Filename in document

2006-09-09 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Susanne Gütter [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Am Freitag, 8. September 2006 14:40 schrieben Sie: The latex command is \jobname I use the following in ERT to put it in the lower right corner (with fancy pagestyle) \rfoot{\textrm{\tiny \jobname}} Thank you very much Stephen, thats

LyX/Cygwin 1.4.3

2006-09-25 Thread Enrico Forestieri
LyX/Cygwin 1.4.3 is available here: ftp://ftp.lyx.org/pub/lyx/bin/1.4.3/lyx-1.4.3-cygwin.tar.gz In this package, alongside the Qt/Win native GUI, you will find an Xforms/X11 version which should run better on Win98/ME. A Qt/X11 version should be available soon as an official Cygwin package. --

Re: LyX143-3 works

2006-09-27 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Paul A. Rubin [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Giovani Baratto wrote: The lyx 1.4.3-3 install now and run. However, the math fonts are wrong for me. Giovani Do you have the BaKoMa fonts installed? If not, you can get them (at least for Windows) from

Re: LyX/Cygwin 1.4.3

2006-09-29 Thread Enrico Forestieri
Enrico Forestieri [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: LyX/Cygwin 1.4.3 is available here: ftp://ftp.lyx.org/pub/lyx/bin/1.4.3/lyx-1.4.3-cygwin.tar.gz In this package, alongside the Qt/Win native GUI, you will find an Xforms/X11 version which should run better on Win98/ME. A Qt/X11 version should

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