availability of qpxmath (was 'Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)')

2010-11-26 Thread Liviu Andronic
(reviving an old discussion, again) On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: qpxmath pxfonts   Pagella   Pagella  txfonts*    txfonts*    txfonts* pxfonts  yes Why is qpxmath so hard to grab? It is as if it is part of TeXLive by some fortunate coincidence in

Re: availability of qpxmath (was 'Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)')

2010-11-26 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2010-11-26, Liviu Andronic wrote: (reviving an old discussion, again) On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: qpxmath pxfonts   Pagella   Pagella  txfonts*    txfonts*    txfonts* pxfonts  yes Why is qpxmath so hard to grab? Most probably, because

availability of qpxmath (was 'Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)')

2010-11-26 Thread Liviu Andronic
(reviving an old discussion, again) On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: qpxmath pxfonts   Pagella   Pagella  txfonts*    txfonts*    txfonts* pxfonts  yes Why is qpxmath so hard to grab? It is as if it is part of TeXLive by some fortunate coincidence in

Re: availability of qpxmath (was 'Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)')

2010-11-26 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2010-11-26, Liviu Andronic wrote: (reviving an old discussion, again) On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: qpxmath pxfonts   Pagella   Pagella  txfonts*    txfonts*    txfonts* pxfonts  yes Why is qpxmath so hard to grab? Most probably, because

availability of qpxmath (was 'Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)')

2010-11-26 Thread Liviu Andronic
(reviving an old discussion, again) On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: > qpxmath > pxfonts   Pagella   Pagella  txfonts*    txfonts*    txfonts* pxfonts  yes > Why is qpxmath so hard to grab? It is as if it is part of TeXLive by some fortunate

Re: availability of qpxmath (was 'Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)')

2010-11-26 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2010-11-26, Liviu Andronic wrote: > (reviving an old discussion, again) > On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: >> qpxmath >> pxfonts   Pagella   Pagella  txfonts*    txfonts*    txfonts* pxfonts  yes > Why is qpxmath so hard to grab? Most probably,

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-09-25 Thread Liviu Andronic
(an old subject) On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 12:10 PM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to mathpazo. Isn't it a little dated? At least on my document qpxmath (hence, pxfonts) catches more math symbols than mathpazo, which takes several

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-09-25 Thread Liviu Andronic
(an old subject) On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 12:10 PM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to mathpazo. Isn't it a little dated? At least on my document qpxmath (hence, pxfonts) catches more math symbols than mathpazo, which takes several

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-09-25 Thread Liviu Andronic
(an old subject) On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 12:10 PM, Julio Rojas wrote: > But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to mathpazo. Isn't it a > little dated? > At least on my document qpxmath (hence, pxfonts) catches more math symbols than mathpazo, which takes several

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2010-08-12, Julio Rojas wrote: I have created a sample document with math included and tgpagella doesn't render math environments. At the end, I had to use: \usepackage{mathpazo,tgpagella} In order to have have mathpazo characters in math environments. You can also try

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Julio Rojas
But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to mathpazo. Isn't it a little dated? - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 8:22 AM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: qpxmath

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Julio Rojas
BTW, all interested parties can check: ftp://ftp.tug.ctan.org/hefferon/tug2009/gyre.pdf - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 11:10 AM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2010-08-12, Julio Rojas wrote: I have created a sample document with math included and tgpagella doesn't render math environments. At the end, I had to use: \usepackage{mathpazo,tgpagella} In order to have have mathpazo characters in math environments. You can also try

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Julio Rojas
But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to mathpazo. Isn't it a little dated? - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 8:22 AM, Guenter Milde mi...@users.berlios.de wrote: qpxmath

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Julio Rojas
BTW, all interested parties can check: ftp://ftp.tug.ctan.org/hefferon/tug2009/gyre.pdf - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 11:10 AM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Guenter Milde
On 2010-08-12, Julio Rojas wrote: > I have created a sample document with math included and tgpagella > doesn't render math environments. At the end, I had to use: > \usepackage{mathpazo,tgpagella} > In order to have have mathpazo characters in math environments. You can also try

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Julio Rojas
But qpx seems a rather old package, compared to mathpazo. Isn't it a little dated? - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 8:22 AM, Guenter Milde wrote: > qpxmath

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-13 Thread Julio Rojas
BTW, all interested parties can check: ftp://ftp.tug.ctan.org/hefferon/tug2009/gyre.pdf - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 11:10 AM, Julio Rojas wrote: > But qpx seems a rather old package, compared

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Liviu Andronic
Hello Rob On Wed, 11 Aug 2010 17:31:06 -0600 Rob Oakes lyx-de...@oak-tree.us wrote: The letter forms of Palatino may be the most refined ever created. But, I've never really been able to find a sans-serif and mono-spaced font that matches well. (At least not per my aesthetic taste.) For

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
BTW, I have tried using tgpagella and mathpazo in one document, but saw no differences. Are there any? I use quite a lot of math, but the document I'm trying with is just text. Best regards. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 11:30:27 +0200 Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: BTW, I have tried using tgpagella and mathpazo in one document, but saw no differences. Are there any? I use quite a lot of math, but the document I'm trying with is just text. As far as I remember Pagella is more

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
I have created a sample document with math included and tgpagella doesn't render math environments. At the end, I had to use: \usepackage{mathpazo,tgpagella} In order to have have mathpazo characters in math environments. Tgpagella seems to be narrower, but not by much. It saves some space but

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Bruce Pourciau
On Aug 11, 2010, at 6:31 PM, Rob Oakes wrote: The letter forms of Palatino may be the most refined ever created. But, I've never really been able to find a sans-serif and mono-spaced font that matches well. (At least not per my aesthetic taste.) For that reason, I don't use it often. As

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
It really looks nice!!! Do anybody know how to install it in MikTeX? It doesn't appear in the package manager, or at least it doesn't if called syntax. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:33 PM, Bruce Pourciau

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
OMG!!! I just installed MinionPro and though I expended one hour, it was completely worthwhile... Astonishingly beautiful. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:48 PM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: It really looks

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
Of course, nothing is perfect. I had an error while loading mnsymbol. I'll create a new thread for this problem. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 5:26 PM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: OMG!!! I just installed

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Eran Kaplinsky
Syntax is a beautiful typeface, but in my experience the digital implementation looks nothing like the specimen in Bringhurst. For a thesis, I would recommend exclusive use of MinionPro. Headlines can be done in all caps and small caps, or in bold. Math symbols and Greek are included. Works

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Liviu Andronic
Hello Rob On Wed, 11 Aug 2010 17:31:06 -0600 Rob Oakes lyx-de...@oak-tree.us wrote: The letter forms of Palatino may be the most refined ever created. But, I've never really been able to find a sans-serif and mono-spaced font that matches well. (At least not per my aesthetic taste.) For

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
BTW, I have tried using tgpagella and mathpazo in one document, but saw no differences. Are there any? I use quite a lot of math, but the document I'm trying with is just text. Best regards. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 11:30:27 +0200 Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: BTW, I have tried using tgpagella and mathpazo in one document, but saw no differences. Are there any? I use quite a lot of math, but the document I'm trying with is just text. As far as I remember Pagella is more

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
I have created a sample document with math included and tgpagella doesn't render math environments. At the end, I had to use: \usepackage{mathpazo,tgpagella} In order to have have mathpazo characters in math environments. Tgpagella seems to be narrower, but not by much. It saves some space but

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Bruce Pourciau
On Aug 11, 2010, at 6:31 PM, Rob Oakes wrote: The letter forms of Palatino may be the most refined ever created. But, I've never really been able to find a sans-serif and mono-spaced font that matches well. (At least not per my aesthetic taste.) For that reason, I don't use it often. As

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
It really looks nice!!! Do anybody know how to install it in MikTeX? It doesn't appear in the package manager, or at least it doesn't if called syntax. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:33 PM, Bruce Pourciau

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
OMG!!! I just installed MinionPro and though I expended one hour, it was completely worthwhile... Astonishingly beautiful. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:48 PM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: It really looks

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
Of course, nothing is perfect. I had an error while loading mnsymbol. I'll create a new thread for this problem. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 5:26 PM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: OMG!!! I just installed

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Eran Kaplinsky
Syntax is a beautiful typeface, but in my experience the digital implementation looks nothing like the specimen in Bringhurst. For a thesis, I would recommend exclusive use of MinionPro. Headlines can be done in all caps and small caps, or in bold. Math symbols and Greek are included. Works

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Liviu Andronic
Hello Rob On Wed, 11 Aug 2010 17:31:06 -0600 Rob Oakes wrote: > The letter forms of Palatino may be the most refined ever created. > But, I've never really been able to find a sans-serif and mono-spaced > font that matches well. (At least not per my aesthetic taste.) For

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
BTW, I have tried using tgpagella and mathpazo in one document, but saw no differences. Are there any? I use quite a lot of math, but the document I'm trying with is just text. Best regards. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Liviu Andronic
On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 11:30:27 +0200 Julio Rojas wrote: > BTW, I have tried using tgpagella and mathpazo in one document, but > saw no differences. Are there any? I use quite a lot of math, but the > document I'm trying with is just text. > As far as I remember Pagella is

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
I have created a sample document with math included and tgpagella doesn't render math environments. At the end, I had to use: \usepackage{mathpazo,tgpagella} In order to have have mathpazo characters in math environments. Tgpagella seems to be narrower, but not by much. It saves some space but

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Bruce Pourciau
On Aug 11, 2010, at 6:31 PM, Rob Oakes wrote: The letter forms of Palatino may be the most refined ever created. But, I've never really been able to find a sans-serif and mono-spaced font that matches well. (At least not per my aesthetic taste.) For that reason, I don't use it often. As

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
It really looks nice!!! Do anybody know how to install it in MikTeX? It doesn't appear in the package manager, or at least it doesn't if called "syntax". - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:33 PM, Bruce Pourciau

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
OMG!!! I just installed MinionPro and though I expended one hour, it was completely worthwhile... Astonishingly beautiful. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:48 PM, Julio Rojas wrote: > It really

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Julio Rojas
Of course, nothing is perfect. I had an error while loading mnsymbol. I'll create a new thread for this problem. - Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 5:26 PM, Julio Rojas wrote: > OMG!!! I just

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-12 Thread Eran Kaplinsky
Syntax is a beautiful typeface, but in my experience the digital implementation looks nothing like the specimen in Bringhurst. For a thesis, I would recommend exclusive use of MinionPro. Headlines can be done in all caps and small caps, or in bold. Math symbols and Greek are included. Works

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-11 Thread Rob Oakes
Hi Morten, Since this discussion is turning to matters of taste, what do you think about the font choices? The default font is obviously dated, if elegant. What do you people use? Take care with calling Computer Modern dated. I personally don't like it, but a lot of people do. I'd use

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-11 Thread Rob Oakes
Hi Morten, Since this discussion is turning to matters of taste, what do you think about the font choices? The default font is obviously dated, if elegant. What do you people use? Take care with calling Computer Modern dated. I personally don't like it, but a lot of people do. I'd use

Re: lyx: Font derail (with semi-related ranting)

2010-08-11 Thread Rob Oakes
Hi Morten, << Since this discussion is turning to matters of taste, what do you think about the font choices? The default font is obviously dated, if elegant. What do you people use? >> Take care with calling Computer Modern dated. I personally don't like it, but a lot of people do. I'd