Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-03-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 10.03.2015 um 17:45 schrieb Kelly kmjo...@gmail.com:

 
 
 To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for Files 
 used by LyX.
 
 To do so you have to:
 1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select Messages 
 Pane
 2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the 
 Settings Tab.
 3. Choose the Selected option at the left and then Files used by 
 LyX at the right.
 4. Go back to Output tab to watch the log messages while working 
 with LyX.
 
 Stephan
 
 
 Hi Stephan,
 Thanks for your suggestion. I did as you said and Files used by LyX 
 are now set to Yes for debug messages. However, the message it is 
 showing in the Output pane gives no further detail than the pop-up box! 
 (Auto-edit file  file path failed (time stamp) Automatic save done. 
 Error: Cannot edit file)  Any further help is welcome.

Hi Kelly,

please copy the contents of the output pane and send a mail with it.

Stephan


Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-03-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 10.03.2015 um 17:45 schrieb Kelly kmjo...@gmail.com:

 
 
 To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for Files 
 used by LyX.
 
 To do so you have to:
 1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select Messages 
 Pane
 2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the 
 Settings Tab.
 3. Choose the Selected option at the left and then Files used by 
 LyX at the right.
 4. Go back to Output tab to watch the log messages while working 
 with LyX.
 
 Stephan
 
 
 Hi Stephan,
 Thanks for your suggestion. I did as you said and Files used by LyX 
 are now set to Yes for debug messages. However, the message it is 
 showing in the Output pane gives no further detail than the pop-up box! 
 (Auto-edit file  file path failed (time stamp) Automatic save done. 
 Error: Cannot edit file)  Any further help is welcome.

Hi Kelly,

please copy the contents of the output pane and send a mail with it.

Stephan


Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-03-11 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 10.03.2015 um 17:45 schrieb Kelly :

> 
>> 
>> To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for "Files 
> used by LyX".
>> 
>> To do so you have to:
>> 1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select "Messages 
> Pane"
>> 2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the 
> "Settings" Tab.
>> 3. Choose the "Selected" option at the left and then "Files used by 
> LyX" at the right.
>> 4. Go back to "Output" tab to watch the log messages while working 
> with LyX.
>> 
>> Stephan
>> 
> 
> Hi Stephan,
> Thanks for your suggestion. I did as you said and "Files used by LyX" 
> are now set to Yes for debug messages. However, the message it is 
> showing in the Output pane gives no further detail than the pop-up box! 
> ("Auto-edit file  "file path" failed (time stamp) Automatic save done. 
> Error: Cannot edit file")  Any further help is welcome.

Hi Kelly,

please copy the contents of the output pane and send a mail with it.

Stephan


Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-03-10 Thread Kelly

 
 To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for Files 
used by LyX.
 
 To do so you have to:
 1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select Messages 
Pane
 2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the 
Settings Tab.
 3. Choose the Selected option at the left and then Files used by 
LyX at the right.
 4. Go back to Output tab to watch the log messages while working 
with LyX.
 
 Stephan
 

Hi Stephan,
Thanks for your suggestion. I did as you said and Files used by LyX 
are now set to Yes for debug messages. However, the message it is 
showing in the Output pane gives no further detail than the pop-up box! 
(Auto-edit file  file path failed (time stamp) Automatic save done. 
Error: Cannot edit file)  Any further help is welcome.

thanks,
Kelly







Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-03-10 Thread Kelly

 
 To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for Files 
used by LyX.
 
 To do so you have to:
 1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select Messages 
Pane
 2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the 
Settings Tab.
 3. Choose the Selected option at the left and then Files used by 
LyX at the right.
 4. Go back to Output tab to watch the log messages while working 
with LyX.
 
 Stephan
 

Hi Stephan,
Thanks for your suggestion. I did as you said and Files used by LyX 
are now set to Yes for debug messages. However, the message it is 
showing in the Output pane gives no further detail than the pop-up box! 
(Auto-edit file  file path failed (time stamp) Automatic save done. 
Error: Cannot edit file)  Any further help is welcome.

thanks,
Kelly







Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-03-10 Thread Kelly

> 
> To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for "Files 
used by LyX".
> 
> To do so you have to:
> 1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select "Messages 
Pane"
> 2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the 
"Settings" Tab.
> 3. Choose the "Selected" option at the left and then "Files used by 
LyX" at the right.
> 4. Go back to "Output" tab to watch the log messages while working 
with LyX.
> 
> Stephan
> 

Hi Stephan,
Thanks for your suggestion. I did as you said and "Files used by LyX" 
are now set to Yes for debug messages. However, the message it is 
showing in the Output pane gives no further detail than the pop-up box! 
("Auto-edit file  "file path" failed (time stamp) Automatic save done. 
Error: Cannot edit file")  Any further help is welcome.

thanks,
Kelly







Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-01-05 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 05.01.2015 um 23:48 schrieb Kelly kmjo...@gmail.com:

 dapper dan dapperdan at outlook.com writes:
 
 
 Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
 from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
 I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
 path-to-file failed.' It does work with LyX child documents and it 
 also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine. 
 It did not work with 2.1.0, either.As
 far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
 but please let me know whether I should check something specific. I'm on 
 Windows 7 btw.Thanks!   
 
 
 Hi Dan,
 Did you ever find a solution to this problem? I have been having the same 
 problem since around 2011. (And I don't understand Richard's suggestions!)

To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for Files used by 
LyX.

To do so you have to:
1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select Messages Pane
2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the Settings Tab.
3. Choose the Selected option at the left and then Files used by LyX at the 
right.
4. Go back to Output tab to watch the log messages while working with LyX.

Stephan

Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-01-05 Thread Kelly
dapper dan dapperdan at outlook.com writes:

 
 Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
  from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
  I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
 path-to-file failed.' It does work with LyX child documents and it 
also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine. 
It did not work with 2.1.0, either.As
  far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
 but please let me know whether I should check something specific. I'm on 
Windows 7 btw.Thanks! 


Hi Dan,
Did you ever find a solution to this problem? I have been having the same 
problem since around 2011. (And I don't understand Richard's suggestions!)

thanks,
Kelly 



Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-01-05 Thread Kelly
dapper dan dapperdan at outlook.com writes:

 
 Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
  from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
  I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
 path-to-file failed.' It does work with LyX child documents and it 
also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine. 
It did not work with 2.1.0, either.As
  far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
 but please let me know whether I should check something specific. I'm on 
Windows 7 btw.Thanks! 


Hi Dan,
Did you ever find a solution to this problem? I have been having the same 
problem since around 2011. (And I don't understand Richard's suggestions!)

thanks,
Kelly 



Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-01-05 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 05.01.2015 um 23:48 schrieb Kelly kmjo...@gmail.com:

 dapper dan dapperdan at outlook.com writes:
 
 
 Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
 from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
 I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
 path-to-file failed.' It does work with LyX child documents and it 
 also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine. 
 It did not work with 2.1.0, either.As
 far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
 but please let me know whether I should check something specific. I'm on 
 Windows 7 btw.Thanks!   
 
 
 Hi Dan,
 Did you ever find a solution to this problem? I have been having the same 
 problem since around 2011. (And I don't understand Richard's suggestions!)

To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for Files used by 
LyX.

To do so you have to:
1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select Messages Pane
2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the Settings Tab.
3. Choose the Selected option at the left and then Files used by LyX at the 
right.
4. Go back to Output tab to watch the log messages while working with LyX.

Stephan

Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-01-05 Thread Kelly
dapper dan  outlook.com> writes:

> 
> Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
>  from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
>  I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
> "path-to-file" failed.' It does work with LyX child documents and it 
also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine. 
It did not work with 2.1.0, either.As
>  far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
> but please let me know whether I should check something specific. I'm on 
Windows 7 btw.Thanks! 


Hi Dan,
Did you ever find a solution to this problem? I have been having the same 
problem since around 2011. (And I don't understand Richard's suggestions!)

thanks,
Kelly 



Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2015-01-05 Thread Stephan Witt
Am 05.01.2015 um 23:48 schrieb Kelly :

> dapper dan  outlook.com> writes:
> 
>> 
>> Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
>> from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
>> I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
>> "path-to-file" failed.' It does work with LyX child documents and it 
> also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine. 
> It did not work with 2.1.0, either.As
>> far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
>> but please let me know whether I should check something specific. I'm on 
> Windows 7 btw.Thanks!   
> 
> 
> Hi Dan,
> Did you ever find a solution to this problem? I have been having the same 
> problem since around 2011. (And I don't understand Richard's suggestions!)

To see more descriptive error messages enable debug output for "Files used by 
LyX".

To do so you have to:
1. Enable the message pane - go to the View menu and select "Messages Pane"
2. There you'll see the log window. At the right you select the "Settings" Tab.
3. Choose the "Selected" option at the left and then "Files used by LyX" at the 
right.
4. Go back to "Output" tab to watch the log messages while working with LyX.

Stephan

Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2014-08-20 Thread dapper dan
Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
 from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
 I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
path-to-file failed.' 
It does work with LyX child documents and it also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which 
is also installed on the same machine. 
It did not work with 2.1.0, either.
As
 far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
but please let me know whether I should check something specific. 
I'm on Windows 7 btw.
Thanks!   

Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2014-08-20 Thread Richard Heck

On 08/20/2014 07:04 AM, dapper dan wrote:
Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child 
document from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child 
document window) I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. 
Auto-edit file path-to-file failed.'
It does work with LyX child documents and it also works with LyX 
2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine.

It did not work with 2.1.0, either.
As far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 
2.0.8.1, but please let me know whether I should check something 
specific.

I'm on Windows 7 btw.


If you can run LyX from a terminal, you're likely to get more robust 
error messages. You can also try View Messages Pane, and activate 
Files used by LyX.


Richard



Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2014-08-20 Thread dapper dan
Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
 from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
 I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
path-to-file failed.' 
It does work with LyX child documents and it also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which 
is also installed on the same machine. 
It did not work with 2.1.0, either.
As
 far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
but please let me know whether I should check something specific. 
I'm on Windows 7 btw.
Thanks!   

Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2014-08-20 Thread Richard Heck

On 08/20/2014 07:04 AM, dapper dan wrote:
Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child 
document from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child 
document window) I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. 
Auto-edit file path-to-file failed.'
It does work with LyX child documents and it also works with LyX 
2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine.

It did not work with 2.1.0, either.
As far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 
2.0.8.1, but please let me know whether I should check something 
specific.

I'm on Windows 7 btw.


If you can run LyX from a terminal, you're likely to get more robust 
error messages. You can also try View Messages Pane, and activate 
Files used by LyX.


Richard



Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2014-08-20 Thread dapper dan
Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child document
 from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child document window)
 I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. Auto-edit file 
"path-to-file" failed.' 
It does work with LyX child documents and it also works with LyX 2.0.8.1, which 
is also installed on the same machine. 
It did not work with 2.1.0, either.
As
 far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 2.0.8.1, 
but please let me know whether I should check something specific. 
I'm on Windows 7 btw.
Thanks!   

Re: Cannot edit LaTeX child document in LyX 2.1

2014-08-20 Thread Richard Heck

On 08/20/2014 07:04 AM, dapper dan wrote:
Subject basically says it all: When I try to edit a LaTeX child 
document from within LyX 2.1.1 (by clicking 'edit' in the child 
document window) I get an error message 'LyX: Cannot edit file. 
Auto-edit file "path-to-file" failed.'
It does work with LyX child documents and it also works with LyX 
2.0.8.1, which is also installed on the same machine.

It did not work with 2.1.0, either.
As far as I can see the paths/settings are the same in 2.1.1 and 
2.0.8.1, but please let me know whether I should check something 
specific.

I'm on Windows 7 btw.


If you can run LyX from a terminal, you're likely to get more robust 
error messages. You can also try View> Messages Pane, and activate 
"Files used by LyX".


Richard