Re: Aspell personal dictionnaires OsX 10.4.2

2005-10-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Oct 18, 2005, at 10:00 AM, Alexander Gahr wrote: Ok tried this again. I created a new Lyx file with two words, one was new for apell. So i entered a name for my personal dict /users/gahr/Documents/test.ispell. Klicked save button. But after checking adding a new word to personal dic

Re: citing organisations

2005-11-17 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Nov 17, 2005, at 6:56 AM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi everyone! I'm using author-year citation style with the apa style for the bibliography. I am referencing articles/studies of some organisations, like for example the World Heath Organisation and I would like it to appear as WHO, year

Re: Controling indentation of lists

2005-11-29 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Nov 29, 2005, at 8:14 AM, James Kebinger wrote: Thanks a lot! As a followup,is there a way to indent and/or single space a list/enumeration? Try the mdwlist package. It gives easier control over spacing and other options. I have used it to define a new LyX environment so that it is

Re: Re[2]: Controling indentation of lists

2005-11-29 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Nov 29, 2005, at 8:53 AM, Andrei Popov wrote: Hello Stephen, Tuesday, November 29, 2005, 3:37:32 PM, you wrote: Try the mdwlist package. It gives easier control over spacing and other options. I have used it to define a new LyX environment so that it is available directly from the

Re: problem with minipages...

2006-01-26 Thread Stephen Buonopane
1/ Under my name, I would like to draw a line across the page. I couldn't find an option to insert such a line. I went around this problem by inserting many hyphens. It does the trick but something tells me that Lyx has another better way to draw a line ;-) Layout -Paragraph-Lines

Re: OT: Converter matrix to picture

2006-02-02 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 2, 2006, at 9:00 AM, Herbert Voss wrote: Paul Smith wrote: This may be a bit out of topic. I have a matrix of ones and zeros with which I would like to produce a picture in such a way that the ones would be represented in black, say, and the zeros in yellow. Does somebody know of a

Re: LyX is getting... very annoying.

2006-02-02 Thread Stephen Buonopane
David L. Johnson wrote: On Thu, 02 Feb 2006 10:30:16 +0100 Jean-Marc Lasgouttes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Herbert == Herbert Voss [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Herbert this is nonsense! How did you insert it? 2^{Q} is a math Herbert expression, it cannot be part of \textrm, it should be an Herbert

Re: OT: Converter matrix to picture

2006-02-02 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On 2/2/06, Stephen Buonopane [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This may be a bit out of topic. I have a matrix of ones and zeros with which I would like to produce a picture in such a way that the ones would be represented in black, say, and the zeros in yellow. Does somebody know of a program

Re: Lyx and algorithm

2006-02-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 3, 2006, at 12:39 PM, Bruno Pinaud wrote: Hi, Is it possible to have the algorithms number working like figures number or tables number ? i.e. The number of the chapter followed by the number of the figure for example and resetting the counter at the beginning of each chapter. Add

Re: Sequential numbering, not AMS

2006-02-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 3, 2006, at 1:05 PM, Maria Gouskova wrote: Hi, I was wondering whether it is possible to modify the behavior of the Enumerate style in LyX so that numbering is sequential throughout the document without embedding other environments in the Enumerate environment. Most importantly, I

Re: how to force a straight quote () ??

2006-02-08 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 8, 2006, at 11:37 AM, Kevin Pfeiffer wrote: Hi all, (in a bit of a panic here) How do I force straight quote marks? As in: 5'-0 I used the Insert - Special Character - Ordinary Quote ... and this worked fine in a simple test doc, but while checking the last book proof I discovered

Re: pdfpages \includepdf not working

2006-05-04 Thread Stephen Buonopane
My LyX document and the PDF are saved in the same folder, and I'm using the following in an ERT: \includepdf[pages==-]{Questionnaire.pdf} I have had trouble in the past with the dash to indicate all pages. Try putting the first and last page numbers, e.g. [pages=1-5]

Re: mdwlist

2006-05-22 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On May 22, 2006, at 4:14 PM, Christian Beermann wrote: Hi, I hope I#m right with my question on this list. I use lyx since some year for nearly all stuff at university. Because the itemize list consumes a lot of space i use the package mdwlist in my lyx doc's. But then I have to use ERT to

Re: LyX and TeXShop

2006-06-02 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Does TeXShop make a better previewer than the default (Preview) for LyX/Mac? To change the viewer to TeXShop in LyX/Mac 1.4.1, I put -a texshop in the viewer space after doing Preferences File formats PDF (pdflatex). But viewing a LyX file then gave an error. Does texshop have to be by

Re: Postscript preview

2006-08-09 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Aug 9, 2006, at 2:28 PM, TechTonics wrote: LB wrote: Having already generated the image files in MATLAB, try temporarily hiding all the Cygwin and Matlab copies of the GS executable (say by adding a $ to the start of their names, which is easy to undo afterward). Then run LyX and see if

LyX 1.4.2 on Mac Troubles

2006-09-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I have finally upgraded from LyX 1.3.5 to 1.4.2 after finishing a big project in 1.3. LyX 1.4.2 seems to launch fine, but when I try to open a new document I get the Can't load document class error. Eventually a new document opens, but every click or keystroke brings up the spinning beach

Re: LyX 1.4.2 on Mac Troubles

2006-09-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 6, 2006, at 10:44 AM, Bennett Helm wrote: On Sep 6, 2006, at 9:05 AM, Stephen Buonopane wrote: I have finally upgraded from LyX 1.3.5 to 1.4.2 after finishing a big project in 1.3. LyX 1.4.2 seems to launch fine, but when I try to open a new document I get the Can't load document

Re: LyX 1.4.2 on Mac Troubles

2006-09-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 6, 2006, at 12:30 PM, Bennett Helm wrote: On Sep 6, 2006, at 12:14 PM, Stephen Buonopane wrote: On Sep 6, 2006, at 10:44 AM, Bennett Helm wrote: On Sep 6, 2006, at 9:05 AM, Stephen Buonopane wrote: I have finally upgraded from LyX 1.3.5 to 1.4.2 after finishing a big project

Re: LyX 1.4.2 on Mac Troubles

2006-09-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 6, 2006, at 1:04 PM, Georg Baum wrote: Am Mittwoch, 6. September 2006 18:42 schrieb Stephen Buonopane: Yes, that was the problem. I removed my customized stdclass.inc from the Users layout folder and everything works fine. What is the difference with the new layout format? Do I just

Re: Filename in document

2006-09-08 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 8, 2006, at 6:55 AM, Susanne Gütter wrote: Dear lyx-user, how can I get the name of my document into the document or into the preview? I don't find any solution in the references. Regards Susanne The latex command is \jobname I use the following in ERT to put it in the lower

Re: Printing from LyX on a mac

2008-02-08 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Hi, I've been using LyX for years -- since maybe 1.2 or earlier. I've always been able to print well-formatted out-put directly from LyX. But now on 1.5.3 I cannot. I have dvips defined as the print command in preferences. And it does print but it cuts off the footer no matter what I do. I

Re: Mac OSX LyX Install: No templates included

2008-02-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 19, 2008, at 9:33 PM, James Miller wrote: Hi all, After attempting to read through the tutorial, I noticed it mentioned that LyX included sample templates to edit and get a running start. When I go to File...New from Template the directory is empty. Am I doing something

Re: Mac OSX LyX Install: No templates included

2008-02-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 19, 2008, at 9:49 PM, James Miller wrote: On Feb 19, 2008, at 9:33 PM, James Miller wrote: Hi all, After attempting to read through the tutorial, I noticed it mentioned that LyX included sample templates to edit and get a running start. When I go to File...New from

Re: WRB - Problems with LaTeX

2008-03-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I need an italic *s* character which has a prime symbol above it. I have tried variations of \emph\skew9\acute sand \it\skew9\acute s how about \acute{s} in math mode?

lyx/mac and texshop

2008-07-09 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I have just upgraded to LyX/Mac 1.5.5 and TeXShop 2.14 on OS X 10.5.3 I use TeXShop as my pdf viewer since it automatically updates when I do View-Update in LyX. Or at least it used to automatically update. In my prior set-up (Lyx 1.4 and OS X 10.4), View-Update would automatically show

Re: lyx/mac and texshop

2008-07-09 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Skim.app udpates in the background and leaves the LyX window in front, no clicks of any sort required So that would seem to be the best choice. I guess the change must be due to TeXShop? I will report it there. On Jul 9, 2008, at 1:14 PM, Stephen Buonopane wrote: I have just upgraded to LyX

Re: Lyx/MacTex Integration

2008-07-14 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 14, 2008, at 2:38 PM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote: Alan Kellogg [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Start by determining what isn't necessary in an integrated app, then work out how to put everything together in a package. All things considered I think you'll find such a Lyx Grand a smaller file

Re: Figure Numbering

2008-08-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I'm fairly new to LyX only used it this past 6 months for my masters thesis. I have not come across a way to have it sequentially number all figures in a document. Zan, I believe that you're correct, and that my memory is faulty. Looking at my book (published 2005 and written using

pdfpages and filenames

2008-08-31 Thread Stephen Buonopane
In LyX 1.4 I used to be able to just use the filename with the includepdf command in ERT, \includepdf{myfile} In LyX 1.5.5 it seems that I need to put the full pathname and filename, \includepdf{\very\long\path\myfile} which is inconvenient because the pathname is very long and some of

Re: pdfpages and filenames

2008-09-01 Thread Stephen Buonopane
using LyX/Mac 1.5.5 with tex-live 2007 The preamble definition is an easier workaround since you only need the full path once. On Aug 31, 2008, at 9:21 PM, Stephen Buonopane wrote: In LyX 1.4 I used to be able to just use the filename with the includepdf command in ERT, \includepdf{myfile

Re: Adding a new class in Mac version

2008-09-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 6, 2008, at 11:25 AM, Martin Lesmana wrote: Hi there, I have followed the installation instruction here http://wiki.lyx.org/Mac/Mac (option 2) to install tetex, ghostscript and imagemagick using fink. And then I get the .dmg file for Lyx and drag that into my applications folder.

Re: Raising a Figure

2008-09-11 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 11, 2008, at 11:53 AM, Bruce Pourciau wrote: I have two figures placed side by side, but the left hand figure is taller than the right hand figure, so when they line up along their baselines, the right hand figure looks much lower. How can I move the right hand figure up, so its

Re: bibtex issues with format of authors

2008-09-17 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 17, 2008, at 6:54 PM, Tim Michelsen wrote: Hello, although this is not a core latex list I would like to ask for your advice on an issue with author entries in Bibtex databases. Sometimes, the author (or editor) can be an institution or organisation which could be abbreviated in

Re: bibtex issues with format of authors

2008-09-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 18, 2008, at 11:29 AM, Dave Hewitt wrote: You need to use the citealias command see my previous post http://www.mail-archive.com/lyx-users-UqbJ+GOpo4+hPH1hqNUYSQ at public.gmane.org/msg43232.html This link does not work for me. Can you give the date so we can track down the post.

Re: bibtex issues with format of authors

2008-09-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 18, 2008, at 4:24 PM, Tim Michelsen wrote: This link does not work for me. Can you give the date so we can track down the post. This would be a useful tip to put on the Wiki... I've always gotten by in these situations somehow but not in any correct way. I entered the tip in the

Re: bibtex issues with format of authors

2008-09-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 19, 2008, at 4:15 PM, Dave Hewitt wrote: One additional tip... If you are likely to use the aliases in many documents, you can put a list of the \defcitealias commands in a tex file and then use Insert- File-Child Document in LyX. I noticed that you can put the \defcitealias in the

Re: LyX like LaTeXiT?

2008-10-22 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Oct 22, 2008, at 8:09 PM, Giorgio Zavarise wrote: Is there any possibility to use LyX just as a tool to generate equations to be included in Keynote? I am using LaTeXiT for this scope, but there you have to type the LaTeX commands (and I am using LyX just to avoid it). You can copy

Re: People can't read my pdf's

2011-04-12 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Apr 12, 2011, at 7:06 PM, Maria Gouskova wrote: On Tue, Apr 12, 2011 at 2:43 PM, David L. Johnson david.john...@lehigh.edu wrote: On 04/12/2011 01:52 PM, Maria Gouskova wrote: Dear LyX users, For the past week or so, people have been having trouble opening and printing PDF files I

Re: place figure at the end

2011-07-27 Thread Stephen Buonopane
In my lyx document I wish to put the figure approximatively where they should be in the final document. However, I wish, in a draft version, to have all the figures coming at the end of the document. Is there an option to do so ? Try the endfloat package. In the preamble put

Re: insert filename

2011-09-23 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 23, 2011, at 7:31 AM, Horst Jurkat wrote: i use info-insert buffer name to insert the current filename in the document. Is there a possibility to do that without the fileextension (*.lyx)? in TexCode (ERT) \jobname

Re: LyX 2.0.1 (OS X): file with relative path name not found

2011-09-27 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 27, 2011, at 4:47 PM, Patrick De Visschere wrote: Hello, Including a .pdf file with \includegraphics and with a relative pathname like \includegraphics{../path/to/file/starting/from/parent/directory/ some_file.pdf} results in a file not found error from the pdftex.def package.

Re: LyX 2.0.1 (OS X): file with relative path name not found

2011-09-27 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 27, 2011, at 5:11 PM, Richard Heck wrote: On 09/27/2011 04:47 PM, Patrick De Visschere wrote: Hello, Including a .pdf file with \includegraphics and with a relative pathname like \includegraphics{../path/to/file/starting/from/parent/directory/ some_file.pdf} results in a file

Re: Lyx 2.0.1 not working on Lion

2011-10-01 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Oct 1, 2011, at 1:22 PM, Steve Litt wrote: On Saturday, October 01, 2011 06:33:14 AM Mark wrote: Stephen, the error message is: You can't open the application lyx because PowerPC applications are no longer supported. And I checked through some other applications and I do have

Re: Adjusting LyX to do things by default

2011-11-17 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Nov 16, 2011, at 11:01 PM, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: 1- How to center sections, subsections and table of content tittles by default? nothing more the rest I need it on left side (no prob with that) 2- How to establish size normalsize for subsections and table of contents tittles by default

Re: Adjusting LyX to do things by default

2011-11-17 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Nov 17, 2011, at 6:08 PM, Kenedy Torcatt wrote: Thankyou for your response, but I'm newbie at this, could let me know how please? how to customize that code? Here is what I have in my preamble (Document Settings Latex Preamble) to set all the section font sizes to 12pt

Re: BibDesk: how to show references that are not used in text?

2012-07-30 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 30, 2012, at 11:07 AM, CP wrote: CP chipro007 at gmail.com writes: I'm using BibDesk for my literature and am trying to add more references to the reference list at the end of a paper without having referenced them in the text. Any ideas? Thanks! My current 'dirty' solution is

Re: EPS Shrinks Numerals

2006-10-04 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Oct 4, 2006, at 10:14 AM, Bruce Pourciau wrote: Using Mathematica I created a figure that contains axes labeled with numerals. When this figure was saved as an eps file, included a lyx file, and then printed (after View pdflatex), the numerals in the output appear to be about twice

Re: Accents in LyX/Mac

2006-12-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Dec 6, 2006, at 4:55 PM, Maria Gouskova wrote: Depending on the accent you want (acute or grave), insert the following in ERT: \'e \`e This *shouldn't* be required. I can type accents in LyX just like I can in any other application on Mac (with the exception that when I hit

Re: Help with mis-converted accents

2006-12-20 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Dec 20, 2006, at 4:48 PM, Stefano Franchi wrote: On 20 Dec, 2006, at 1:26 PM, Bennett Helm wrote: On Dec 20, 2006, at 2:22 PM, Charles de Miramon wrote: Stefano Franchi wrote: Oops! here it is: It works here. It must eb a Mac specific bug. Works

Re: Help with mis-converted accents

2006-12-20 Thread Stephen Buonopane
More and more frustrating...can anyone on a PowerPC Mac please give it a try? Try exporting to LaTeX the enclosed lyx file and reimporting into into LyX. Does it work? Perhaps the problems I am encountering have to do with my TeX setup. Although, I did try to open the .tex file in

Bullets menu on LyX/Mac

2007-01-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I just noticed that the menu for changing bullet types Documents Settings Bullets has the bullet icons inverted with white characters on a black background which makes it very difficult to see. Can anyone else confirm this? I am using LyX 1.4.2 on Mac OS X 10.4.8 steve

Repost: Bullets menu on LyX/Mac

2007-01-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Sorry for the repost, but the original thread seems to have been 'captured' by another poster who changed the topic. The problem with the bullets described below has been confirmed by two others on Mac. Does it occur in Windows? Linux? I looked in Preferences...Colors and did not see a way

strange insert graphics behavior

2007-01-22 Thread Stephen Buonopane
1) Open a new file in LyX 1.4. 2) Press the insert graphics button on the toolbar 3) Select a graphics file (anything will do) 4) Press Apply and wait for the preview to appear in the LyX window. Don't close the graphics window or bring the main LyX window to the foreground. 5) Now change

Re: FancyHDR and Horizontal Line

2007-04-17 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I've used fancy header to create decorative lines at the top and bottom of pages in a new book, but when I insert Sections first thing on my new page (followed by a horizontal line) the white space between the header and the section is bigger than the white space between the section and

Re: 1.5.0b2 binary for Mac?

2007-04-25 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Works for me, too. PPC OS 10.4.8 On Apr 25, 2007, at 9:07 AM, James wrote: I successfully downloaded, decompressed, and executed the binary. James On 4/25/07 6:56 AM, Bennett Helm [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Apr 25, 2007, at 8:37 AM, Maria Gouskova wrote: Dear LyX users, I tried to

graphics preview on Mac

2010-01-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I recently upgraded to TeXLive 2009 and LyX 1.6.5 on Mac. On screen LyX preview of pdf graphics no longer works (other formats seem to work). convert *.pdf *.ppm works fine from the command line below is the error output Any ideas? Thanks Steve Current allocation mode is local GPL

Re: graphics preview on Mac

2010-01-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jan 18, 2010, at 4:49 PM, Stephen Buonopane wrote: I recently upgraded to TeXLive 2009 and LyX 1.6.5 on Mac. On screen LyX preview of pdf graphics no longer works (other formats seem to work). convert *.pdf *.ppm works fine from the command line below is the error output Any ideas

Re: graphics preview on Mac

2010-01-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jan 18, 2010, at 6:40 PM, Pavel Sanda wrote: BH wrote: I can confirm: graphics on screen cannot be viewed, though printed output is fine. I have gs version 8.70 (as does Stephen). i believe its fixed in ghostscript trunk by http://code.google.com/p/ghostscript/source/detail?r=10560 you

Re: lyx 1.6.5 can't load pdf images on Mac OS X 10.6.2

2010-02-16 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 16, 2010, at 8:36 AM, Francesco Turci wrote: Hallo, i’m using Lyx on Mac OS X 10.6.2. Everything seems to work properly, but the image converters don’t seem to work: i’ve included some pdf images in my document (i tried with sme ps too) but Lyx doesn’t load them (it says “Error

Re: Graphics Insert

2010-03-01 Thread Stephen Buonopane
This is a behavior I've not seen with previous versions of LyX but which appears more often than not with 1.6.5. When I insert a graphics figure (either pdf or jpg) and change the edges in the clipping tab of the settings dialog box, both the original and changed figure are displayed

Re: PDF error converting to loadable format

2010-03-04 Thread Stephen Buonopane
- Original Message - I have a horrible feeling I have asked this before, but on Ubuntu 9.10 Lyx won't show PDF images in the document (they compile OK). They show up on Windows OK, so I assume its some set up on Linux that I need to tweak. -- If you have ghostscript

Re: PDF error converting to loadable format

2010-03-22 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Mar 22, 2010, at 11:52 AM, Richard Brown wrote: I do Insert External Files PDF and select my pdf. I add the pages options for all of the pages (there are 2). Lyx burbles a little, and then spits the error message at me: error converting to loadable format. The file was prepared by a

Re: path to .lyx on MAC

2010-05-26 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I am using Lyx 1.6.6 on Mac, I noticed I do not have $HOME/.lyx/ layouts/, so I am wondering where I put a custom made module? /Users/username/Library/Application\ Support/LyX-1.6

Re: Dumb Captioning Question

2010-06-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I want to have some tables in a document, and I want the tables to have captions. But I want the positions of the tables to be pinned down -- i.e. I don't want to use normal floats. So -- is there a way to have a non-floating float to contain my table and caption, or is there a way to

Re: EPS Files Without Preview

2010-07-21 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 21, 2010, at 3:16 PM, Bruce Pourciau wrote: In the past, inserting graphics in eps format has worked beautifully in LyX, as long as the files were saved with no preview attached to them. Eps files with a preview cause an error (An error occurred whilst running epstopdf), and the pdf

Re: pdfpages: remove blank page between two included pdfs?

2010-11-04 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Nov 1, 2010, at 5:08 PM, Liviu Andronic wrote: Dear all I am using pdfpages to include pdf pages into my LyX document. However, when I have two pdf files included this way, one immediately after the other, the resulting pdf will include a blank page between the two included pdfs. Is there a

Re: Find and Replace window bug

2012-09-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 3, 2012, at 10:36 AM, Anders Høg wrote: In mac osx, the Find and Replace (Advanced) window's upper part gets stuck under the menubar when opened. It's extremely annoying as the only way I seem to be able to close it, is by changing resolution. Is this is a known bug? Regards

Re: Put figures in figure float in center - the best way?

2012-09-12 Thread Stephen Buonopane
You can add something like this to your preamble (does not affect how they appear in LyX preview of course)… \renewenvironment{figure}[1][]{ \@float{figure} \centering \singlespacing} {\end@float} \renewenvironment{table}[1][]{

Re: Put figures in figure float in center - the best way?

2012-09-12 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 12, 2012, at 9:21 AM, Rainer M Krug wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 12/09/12 15:15, Rainer M Krug wrote: On 12/09/12 14:19, Stephen Buonopane wrote: You can add something like this to your preamble (does not affect how they appear in LyX preview

Re: Put figures in figure float in center - the best way?

2012-09-12 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Sep 12, 2012, at 10:55 AM, Rainer M Krug wrote: I have not used it recently, but I get the same error you do. I copied it from Herbert Voss' tips and tricks page many years ago. It worked then, but I am not sure what has changed. Actually…it looks like the /singlespacing command is

pdf cropping

2012-09-19 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I have a pdf file that has /MediaBox [0 0 630 376] when I ask LyX to get the bounding box from the file it returns [0 0 611 376] which means the right edge of the image is cut off in both the LyX preview and the pdf output, unless I change the 611 to 630. I searched the pdf file in a text

Re: Excess Space With Tables and Figures at Chapter's End

2013-01-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jan 3, 2013, at 8:01 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: I've a short paragraph that concludes a chapter and this paragraph includes two table floats and two figure floats. TeX spreads these out over 4 pages with too much white space. The first page has the paragraph, a lot of space, then one table;

Re: Caption-Figure Alignment

2013-03-09 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Mar 8, 2013, at 9:28 AM, James Sutherland wrote: On Fri, Mar 8, 2013 at 1:43 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann engelm...@uni-tuebingen.de wrote: This has always been a source of frustration to me. It seems like the default behavior should be for the paragraph style in a float to be centered.

Re: Tutorial sample files

2013-10-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Oct 3, 2013, at 9:05 PM, Paul Meehl wrote: I am new to LyX and cannot find the sample files described in the Tutorial.pdf: Finally, we have written a file called example_raw.lyx to let you practice your LYX skills. Imagine that it was typed by someone who did not know about any of

Re: Can't insert PDF image into LyX

2013-12-03 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Try the solution given here… http://michael.orlitzky.com/articles/fixing_pdf_graphics_in_lyx.php which creates a direct conversion from pdf to png. It solved a related problem for me in the past where the conversion through eps subtly changed the graphics dimensions making on screen cropping

Re: Seeing invisible table grid lines in the GUI

2014-01-22 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jan 22, 2014, at 4:33 PM, Scott Kostyshak wrote: On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 1:12 PM, Maria Gouskova gousk...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 12:23 PM, Scott Kostyshak skost...@lyx.org wrote: On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 12:17 PM, Maria Gouskova gousk...@gmail.com wrote: Hi LyX users,

Re: How to enlarge a Graphic?

2014-04-16 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Apr 16, 2014, at 9:48 AM, Richard Heck wrote: On 04/16/2014 05:06 AM, Norbert Böhm wrote: Hello, can I ask here to a Lyx - Problem with Graphics? So, the Problem is, that I want to set a Graphic over the holy entire of a A4 - Page. I may set of the margins for this site. I think

Fwd: How to enlarge a Graphic?

2014-04-17 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Begin forwarded message: From: Norbert Böhm sternent...@friedenswarte.de Subject: Re: How to enlarge a Graphic? Date: April 17, 2014 6:00:12 AM EDT To: Stephen Buonopane sbuon...@bucknell.edu Am 17.04.2014 05:08, schrieb Stephen Buonopane: On Apr 16, 2014, at 9:48 AM, Richard Heck

Re: Templates on Mac OS X

2014-07-16 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On the Mac installation, they get buried inside of the app package. Find LyX.app in your applications folder Right click on it and select show package contents Then go to Contents - Resources - templates On my installation of LyX, File - New from Template goes to

Re: lyx on Mac - blurred fonts

2014-10-20 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I have been following this thread (and past related ones) with great interest as I will be forced to upgrade to a retina Mac in the next 6 months or so. Could someone post some screen shots that show the on-screen quality on a retina mac versus non-retina? How is the image quality on a

Re: Graphics in LyX

2009-02-18 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Feb 18, 2009, at 10:25 AM, Juergen Spitzmueller wrote: Hubert Christiaen wrote: It' s indeed a bit strange that float figures are not automatically centered. LyX outputs whatever the class defines, and most classes define it to be raggedright (by default). You may do it yourself by

Re: Extra spacing in tables

2009-08-27 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Aug 27, 2009, at 8:50 PM, John Coppens wrote: On Thu, 27 Aug 2009 14:18:41 -0400 Stephen Buonopane stephen.buonop...@bucknell.edu wrote: Did you try in ERT \renewcommand\arraystretch{1.5} Hi Stephem. That command seems to resize the entire table, with contents. It does nothing

Re: Single Spacing in Caption

2009-08-28 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Aug 27, 2009, at 6:44 PM, Daniel Joshua Stark wrote: Dear All, I'm trying to make up my thesis, and the captions to figures are double-spaced as opposed to single-spaced, which is how the CLS directs it should be. I know I succeeded in getting single spaced subfigure captions in my

Re: Dot and Cross Products

2004-06-29 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Any one know how to get a dot which is bigger than \cdot but smaller than \bullet? I need this to represent the dot product of vectors in mathematics. And how about a heavier version of \times, to represent the cross product of vectors? Can I get this by doing \times in bold? (I'd test this right

Re: centering figures

2004-07-06 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Also is there a way i can set this as a rule for all figures. AFAIK, unfortunately, not. As a hack, you can redefine the latex command that insets the graphics to include a center. From Herbert Voss' Tips Tricks, (http://www.texnik.de) add the following to your preamble \makeatletter

Re: textcomp and symbols

2004-07-12 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 12, 2004, at 12:06 PM, Rich Shepard wrote: So, in the book preamble I inserted '\usepackage{textcomp}'. However the circled-R is still too low I think you still need to put the circle-R into a superscript. I am not sure how to do that outside of math mode? I have always just made an

Re: Font problem

2004-07-20 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 20, 2004, at 9:13 AM, Bennett Helm wrote: On Jul 20, 2004, at 5:54 AM, Uwe Stöhr wrote: Jan Peters wrote: My problem is actually a problem with the on-screen fonts only - after compiling it looks nice; already in the instant-preview! Only on screen it will always replace my greek

Re: Font problem

2004-07-21 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 21, 2004, at 12:06 AM, Jan Peters wrote: I have had no such problems with my Lyx/Mac. On both OS X 10.2 and 10.3. I get the same output in the console and I also have both .tfm and .pfb fonts installed. Must be something else? Steve, which version of Lyx do you have 1.3.4 or 1.3.3? I

Re: Debugging Print and Preview Problem

2004-07-23 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Here's the problem I've been having: in any lyx file which contains (in mathmode) a fraction or a sub or superscript, both View pdflatex and File Print produce an error message. (LyX/Mac, LyX 1.3.4, Mac 10.3.4) Ronald Florence has been very helpful, and he suggested that I read the help files on

Re: Debugging Print and Preview Problem

2004-07-23 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 23, 2004, at 12:57 PM, Bruce Pourciau wrote: Thanks, Steven. Do I go to the Terminal right AFTER I have produced one of my error messages? Yes, after. You will see many, many messages in the terminal window. Every time you do something in LyX, some corresponding text will show up in

bibunits with LyX

2004-07-23 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I am following Christian Ridderström's example from the wiki page, but I get the following error LaTeX Error: Can be used only in preamble. \bibcite{Ridderstrom:2002:SSBR}{1} If I look at the dvi file produced up to this point, I see the following line after the first reference

Re: bibunits with LyX

2004-07-26 Thread Stephen Buonopane
I am following Christian Ridderström's example from the wiki page, but I get the following error LaTeX Error: Can be used only in preamble. \bibcite{Ridderstrom:2002:SSBR}{1} If I look at the dvi file produced up to this point, I see the following line after the first reference

citation numbering control

2004-07-27 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Is there a simple way to start the BibTex citation numbering at something other than [1]? BibTex uses the enumiv counter, so I need to do something like \setcounter{enumiv}{5}, for example to start at 5. But this needs to be defined within the thebibliography environment. I am guessing I need

Re: citation numbering control

2004-07-27 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 27, 2004, at 1:37 PM, Herbert Voss wrote: Stephen Buonopane wrote: Is there a simple way to start the BibTex citation numbering at something other than [1]? BibTex uses the enumiv counter, so I need to do something like \setcounter{enumiv}{5}, for example to start at 5. But this needs

Re: Cursive fonts

2004-07-28 Thread Stephen Buonopane
On Jul 28, 2004, at 9:36 AM, Jean-Pierre Chretien wrote: When I consider this URL; http://www.yandy.com/download/chironcm.pdf I can seen quite attractive cursive math fonts. The source code is not available :-( What are the commands used to get these cursive fonts ? Are they free ? If not, any

Re: Bold back to Normal in Mathmode

2004-09-16 Thread Stephen Buonopane
In 1.3.4 LyX/Mac mathmode, command-b produces bold. Is there a key binding that gets me back to math normal from the bold? I'm having to use the menus: InsertMathFont changeMath normal font, which is a pain, since in the paper I'm writing I have to go from bold math to roman math many times.

Re: Math font problem in Mac-LyX 1.3.5

2004-10-13 Thread Stephen Buonopane
BUT: there's another problem now: Math symbols becomes garbage! I've tried several fonts and sizes, and the result is the same. The old version (1.3.4) still works fine. (Note: it's just the LyX window that looks strange -- the LaTeX code and the dvi files are just fine). This is a problem

Re: Math font problem in Mac-LyX 1.3.5

2004-10-14 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Thanks for the tip; I simply installed the font files in LyX.app/Contents/Resources/Fonts, and now it works! (I installed by double-clicking on each font file, and then choosing install font - of some strange reason the font file has been removed from the original location, but it works, so

Re: Math font problem in Mac-LyX 1.3.5

2004-10-14 Thread Stephen Buonopane
When I double click on one of these fonts it opens the FontBook application and there is no obvious install font option Are you using OS X 10.2, which does not have FontBook? I am using OS X 10.3.5? Strange, I tried to double-click on the files again, and it just opened the FontBook, and no

Re: Centering graphics in float - Solution

2004-11-16 Thread Stephen Buonopane
Another option is to use the tip from Herbert Voss http://www.texnik.de/floats/floats.phtml#center Add the following to your preamble... \makeatletter \renewenvironment{figure}[1][]{% [EMAIL PROTECTED] \centering }{% [EMAIL PROTECTED] } \makeatother You will not see the

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