Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-22 Thread Ronen Abravanel
How long should it be? A year ago I had one hour workshop on LyX in my department, and I started with very short into on LaTeX and in what scene LyX is different from word, and then about 40 minutes of demonstration of what can I do and how can I do that. If there is nothing better, I can

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:49 PM, Liviu Andronic landronim...@gmail.comwrote: On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 10:23 PM, Ronen Abravanel ron...@gmail.com wrote: How long should it be? A year ago I had one hour workshop on LyX in my I highly doubt that it would exceed an hour. department, and I

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-24 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Translated my stuff to english: http://technion.ac.il/~ronen/lyxlecture2/en/ probably there are some grammar problems. use freely. On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 8:51 PM, Liviu Andronic landronim...@gmail.comwrote: On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 7:45 PM, Ronen Abravanel ron...@gmail.com wrote: department

LyX as a presentation tool

2012-04-05 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hello, I've been using LyX for writing notes and papers for the last ~8 years, and lately I started using lyx in a new form, that might be of an interest to others: As a presentation tool. The general idea is simple: As I teach (modern physics for EE students), instead of writing on a

Arabic\Farsi and XeTeX, testing a patch

2012-07-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hello to you all, Recently, I bumped into a 'bug' that effects the export of Hebrew LyX document into XeTeX documents. The bug was fixed by Jürgen Spitzmüller and myself, and it works grate for Hebrew. For more information, see http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/8251 But as Arabic and Farsi are

Re: Arabic\Farsi and XeTeX, testing a patch

2012-07-28 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 12:38 PM, Jürgen Spitzmüller sp...@lyx.org wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: I see, so we actually have (siht) for Arabic (babel polyglossia) and Hebrew (polyglossia) as well as for Arabic and Hebrew in OpenOffice etc. )siht( for Hebrew (babel)

Re: Multicol package - right to left alignment?

2010-06-20 Thread Ronen Abravanel
A Blog Post (In hebrew) by Yehoda Ronen regarding multicol and Hebrew: http://digitalwords.net/?p=122 On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 1:04 PM, Barak Sh bara...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks! However, the code does not seem to change anything. Barak On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 1:01 PM, Vincent van Ravesteijn

Exporting Hebrew tex file under OS-X

2009-01-26 Thread Ronen Abravanel
When I try to export Hebrew LyX file into TeX file, It's print out an error: basic_filebuf::_M_convert_to_external conversion error (Lyx 1.6 On Os X) What can I do? Thanks, Ronen.

Re: Why does lyx use it's own keyboard instead of the systems?

2009-03-10 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Before you rush into this change - Consider the following usecase: Switching to math - When I'm in math-mode, I always want my keyboard layout to be English. While In windows, The current keyboard layout override the global one (If you put the cursor in an Hebrew context, the language will switch

Supporting Tabular-like features of Array environment in math mode.

2009-05-30 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Is there a way, In LyX, to create Horizontal\Vertical borders in array, Like those in Table? In LaTeX code, it's exactly the same, But I could not find how to do that in LyX. Thanks, Ronen

Re: using hyperref with Hebrew documents

2009-07-02 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hebrew+hyperref works well using XeTex and bidi package. Unfortunately, LyX's stable version dose not support XeTeX. I could not get any output for Hebrew and hyperref using LaTeX on Tex-Live. Ronen. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 10:41 PM, Orgad Shaneh org...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, When I use

Re: theorem

2004-06-18 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Friday 18 June 2004 10:22, Eric Delevaux wrote: Hello I've just installed lyx and i don't understand how i can install something to get the theorem, lemme and ... style, like in texmacs... Anyone could help me? (I look in the man, on google, bue i didn't find or understand what i

command sequences, get Info from user.

2004-06-19 Thread Ronen Abravanel
When I create a command sequences, There is any way to get input from user in a pop-up input box or something like that? (like VB's input box, Xdialog/Kdialog --inputbox, etc), It is usefull to create a sequences binded to a key, to add something with user-entered-content. Thanks, Ronen.

Re: Starting enumerate from any number

2004-05-15 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Saturday 15 May 2004 19:18, Robert Neumann wrote: I would like to start an enumeratet list with 3. and I cannot do that. as ERT, add \setcounter{enumi}{0} for 1st level enumeration. for 2nd, 3ed and 4th levels, set enumii, enumiii and enumiv to the wanted values. Ronen

Re: Starting enumerate from any number

2004-05-16 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Sunday 16 May 2004 08:58, Robert Neumann wrote: I would like to start an enumeratet list with 3. and I cannot do that. as ERT, add \setcounter{enumi}{0} This works fine if I want to have something like 1. first item 2. second item \setcounter{enumi}{5} 6. sixth item My

\command completion

2004-05-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
I think lyx would be even more magnificant than it is if it helped out senile people like me that don't remember all of their latex commands when they are stuck. For example, if I write \twoheadtab, vaguely remembering something like \twoheadleftrightarrow, then I would like to be told whether

\command completion

2004-05-29 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Sorry I send it again, But I sent it during the time the list was down, And most of that time are Response-less. I think lyx would be even more magnificant than it is if it helped out senile people like me that don't remember all of their latex commands when they are stuck. For example, if I

Re: \command completion

2004-05-30 Thread Ronen Abravanel
As for most of the people, most of the Tex typing is done in math mode, Is to use the current known signes from math-panel/those how replaced by the proper signe + math-macro. I think It will do most of the work. Again, mot full-latex-auto copletion, only supported-math-mode-symbols complition.

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-22 Thread Ronen Abravanel
How long should it be? A year ago I had one hour workshop on LyX in my department, and I started with very short into on LaTeX and in what scene LyX is different from word, and then about 40 minutes of demonstration of what can I do and how can I do that. If there is nothing better, I can

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:49 PM, Liviu Andronic landronim...@gmail.comwrote: On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 10:23 PM, Ronen Abravanel ron...@gmail.com wrote: How long should it be? A year ago I had one hour workshop on LyX in my I highly doubt that it would exceed an hour. department, and I

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-24 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Translated my stuff to english: http://technion.ac.il/~ronen/lyxlecture2/en/ probably there are some grammar problems. use freely. On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 8:51 PM, Liviu Andronic landronim...@gmail.comwrote: On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 7:45 PM, Ronen Abravanel ron...@gmail.com wrote: department

LyX as a presentation tool

2012-04-05 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hello, I've been using LyX for writing notes and papers for the last ~8 years, and lately I started using lyx in a new form, that might be of an interest to others: As a presentation tool. The general idea is simple: As I teach (modern physics for EE students), instead of writing on a

Arabic\Farsi and XeTeX, testing a patch

2012-07-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hello to you all, Recently, I bumped into a 'bug' that effects the export of Hebrew LyX document into XeTeX documents. The bug was fixed by Jürgen Spitzmüller and myself, and it works grate for Hebrew. For more information, see http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/8251 But as Arabic and Farsi are

Re: Arabic\Farsi and XeTeX, testing a patch

2012-07-28 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 12:38 PM, Jürgen Spitzmüller sp...@lyx.org wrote: Guenter Milde wrote: I see, so we actually have (siht) for Arabic (babel polyglossia) and Hebrew (polyglossia) as well as for Arabic and Hebrew in OpenOffice etc. )siht( for Hebrew (babel)

Re: Multicol package - right to left alignment?

2010-06-20 Thread Ronen Abravanel
A Blog Post (In hebrew) by Yehoda Ronen regarding multicol and Hebrew: http://digitalwords.net/?p=122 On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 1:04 PM, Barak Sh bara...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks! However, the code does not seem to change anything. Barak On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 1:01 PM, Vincent van Ravesteijn

Exporting Hebrew tex file under OS-X

2009-01-26 Thread Ronen Abravanel
When I try to export Hebrew LyX file into TeX file, It's print out an error: basic_filebuf::_M_convert_to_external conversion error (Lyx 1.6 On Os X) What can I do? Thanks, Ronen.

Re: Why does lyx use it's own keyboard instead of the systems?

2009-03-10 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Before you rush into this change - Consider the following usecase: Switching to math - When I'm in math-mode, I always want my keyboard layout to be English. While In windows, The current keyboard layout override the global one (If you put the cursor in an Hebrew context, the language will switch

Supporting Tabular-like features of Array environment in math mode.

2009-05-30 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Is there a way, In LyX, to create Horizontal\Vertical borders in array, Like those in Table? In LaTeX code, it's exactly the same, But I could not find how to do that in LyX. Thanks, Ronen

Re: using hyperref with Hebrew documents

2009-07-02 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hebrew+hyperref works well using XeTex and bidi package. Unfortunately, LyX's stable version dose not support XeTeX. I could not get any output for Hebrew and hyperref using LaTeX on Tex-Live. Ronen. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 10:41 PM, Orgad Shaneh org...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, When I use

Re: theorem

2004-06-18 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Friday 18 June 2004 10:22, Eric Delevaux wrote: Hello I've just installed lyx and i don't understand how i can install something to get the theorem, lemme and ... style, like in texmacs... Anyone could help me? (I look in the man, on google, bue i didn't find or understand what i

command sequences, get Info from user.

2004-06-19 Thread Ronen Abravanel
When I create a command sequences, There is any way to get input from user in a pop-up input box or something like that? (like VB's input box, Xdialog/Kdialog --inputbox, etc), It is usefull to create a sequences binded to a key, to add something with user-entered-content. Thanks, Ronen.

Re: Starting enumerate from any number

2004-05-15 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Saturday 15 May 2004 19:18, Robert Neumann wrote: I would like to start an enumeratet list with 3. and I cannot do that. as ERT, add \setcounter{enumi}{0} for 1st level enumeration. for 2nd, 3ed and 4th levels, set enumii, enumiii and enumiv to the wanted values. Ronen

Re: Starting enumerate from any number

2004-05-16 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Sunday 16 May 2004 08:58, Robert Neumann wrote: I would like to start an enumeratet list with 3. and I cannot do that. as ERT, add \setcounter{enumi}{0} This works fine if I want to have something like 1. first item 2. second item \setcounter{enumi}{5} 6. sixth item My

\command completion

2004-05-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
I think lyx would be even more magnificant than it is if it helped out senile people like me that don't remember all of their latex commands when they are stuck. For example, if I write \twoheadtab, vaguely remembering something like \twoheadleftrightarrow, then I would like to be told whether

\command completion

2004-05-29 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Sorry I send it again, But I sent it during the time the list was down, And most of that time are Response-less. I think lyx would be even more magnificant than it is if it helped out senile people like me that don't remember all of their latex commands when they are stuck. For example, if I

Re: \command completion

2004-05-30 Thread Ronen Abravanel
As for most of the people, most of the Tex typing is done in math mode, Is to use the current known signes from math-panel/those how replaced by the proper signe + math-macro. I think It will do most of the work. Again, mot full-latex-auto copletion, only supported-math-mode-symbols complition.

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-22 Thread Ronen Abravanel
How long should it be? A year ago I had one hour workshop on LyX in my department, and I started with very short into on LaTeX and "in what scene LyX is different from word", and then about 40 minutes of demonstration of what can I do and how can I do that. If there is nothing better, I can

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:49 PM, Liviu Andronic <landronim...@gmail.com>wrote: > On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 10:23 PM, Ronen Abravanel <ron...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > How long should it be? A year ago I had one hour workshop on LyX in my > > > I highly d

Re: tutorials / slides for seminars or workshops (was: 'Re: LyX Promotion')

2011-03-24 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Translated my stuff to english: http://technion.ac.il/~ronen/lyxlecture2/en/ probably there are some grammar problems. use freely. On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 8:51 PM, Liviu Andronic <landronim...@gmail.com>wrote: > On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 7:45 PM, Ronen Abravanel <ron...@gmai

LyX as a presentation tool

2012-04-05 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hello, I've been using LyX for writing notes and papers for the last ~8 years, and lately I started using lyx in a new form, that might be of an interest to others: As a presentation tool. The general idea is simple: As I teach (modern physics for EE students), instead of writing on a

Re: Multicol package - right to left alignment?

2010-06-20 Thread Ronen Abravanel
A Blog Post (In hebrew) by Yehoda Ronen regarding multicol and Hebrew: http://digitalwords.net/?p=122 On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 1:04 PM, Barak Sh wrote: > Thanks! However, the code does not seem to change anything. > > Barak > > > On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 1:01 PM, Vincent van

Exporting Hebrew tex file under OS-X

2009-01-26 Thread Ronen Abravanel
When I try to export Hebrew LyX file into TeX file, It's print out an error: "basic_filebuf::_M_convert_to_external conversion error" (Lyx 1.6 On Os X) What can I do? Thanks, Ronen.

Re: Why does lyx use it's own keyboard instead of the systems?

2009-03-10 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Before you rush into this change - Consider the following usecase: Switching to math - When I'm in math-mode, I always want my keyboard layout to be English. While In windows, The current keyboard layout override the global one (If you put the cursor in an Hebrew context, the language will switch

Supporting Tabular-like features of Array environment in math mode.

2009-05-30 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Is there a way, In LyX, to create Horizontal\Vertical borders in array, Like those in Table? In LaTeX code, it's exactly the same, But I could not find how to do that in LyX. Thanks, Ronen

Re: using hyperref with Hebrew documents

2009-07-02 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hebrew+hyperref works well using XeTex and "bidi" package. Unfortunately, LyX's stable version dose not support XeTeX. I could not get any output for Hebrew and hyperref using LaTeX on Tex-Live. Ronen. On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 10:41 PM, Orgad Shaneh wrote: > Hello, > > When I

Re: Starting enumerate from any number

2004-05-15 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Saturday 15 May 2004 19:18, Robert Neumann wrote: > I would like to start an enumeratet list with 3. and I cannot do that. as ERT, add \setcounter{enumi}{0} for 1st level enumeration. for 2nd, 3ed and 4th levels, set enumii, enumiii and enumiv to the wanted values. Ronen

Re: Starting enumerate from any number

2004-05-16 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Sunday 16 May 2004 08:58, Robert Neumann wrote: > > > I would like to start an enumeratet list with 3. and I cannot do that. > > > > as ERT, add > > > > \setcounter{enumi}{0} > > This works fine if I want to have something like > 1. first item > 2. second item > \setcounter{enumi}{5} > 6.

\command completion

2004-05-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
I think lyx would be even more magnificant than it is if it helped out senile people like me that don't remember all of their latex commands when they are stuck. For example, if I write \twohead, vaguely remembering something like \twoheadleftrightarrow, then I would like to be told whether it

\command completion

2004-05-29 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Sorry I send it again, But I sent it during the time the list was down, And most of that time are Response-less. I think lyx would be even more magnificant than it is if it helped out senile people like me that don't remember all of their latex commands when they are stuck. For example, if I

Re: \command completion

2004-05-30 Thread Ronen Abravanel
As for most of the people, most of the Tex typing is done in math mode, Is to use the current known signes from math-panel/those how replaced by the proper signe + math-macro. I think It will do most of the work. Again, mot full-latex-auto copletion, only supported-math-mode-symbols complition.

Re: theorem

2004-06-18 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Friday 18 June 2004 10:22, Eric Delevaux wrote: > Hello > I've just installed lyx and i don't understand how i can install something > to get the "theorem", "lemme" and ... style, like in texmacs... Anyone > could help me? > (I look in the man, on google, bue i didn't find or understand what i

command sequences, get Info from user.

2004-06-19 Thread Ronen Abravanel
When I create a command sequences, There is any way to get input from user in a pop-up input box or something like that? (like VB's input box, Xdialog/Kdialog --inputbox, etc), It is usefull to create a sequences binded to a key, to add something with user-entered-content. Thanks, Ronen.

Arabic\Farsi and XeTeX, testing a patch

2012-07-23 Thread Ronen Abravanel
Hello to you all, Recently, I bumped into a 'bug' that effects the export of Hebrew LyX document into XeTeX documents. The bug was fixed by Jürgen Spitzmüller and myself, and it works grate for Hebrew. For more information, see http://www.lyx.org/trac/ticket/8251 But as Arabic and Farsi are

Re: Arabic\Farsi and XeTeX, testing a patch

2012-07-28 Thread Ronen Abravanel
On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 12:38 PM, Jürgen Spitzmüller wrote: > Guenter Milde wrote: > > I see, so we actually have > > > > (siht) for Arabic (babel & polyglossia) and Hebrew (polyglossia) > > > >as well as for Arabic and Hebrew in OpenOffice etc. > > > > )siht(