Re: lyx2lyx failure

2010-01-29 Thread José Matos
On Monday 25 January 2010 16:13:30 Stefano Franchi wrote: I am trying to open a lyx file produced by a conversion script and Lyx (1.6.5) fails claiming lyx2lyx could not convert it. The lyx file is in lyx format 2.16 (or so it claims in its header). Launching lyx2lyx from the console gives

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2010-01-29 Thread José Matos
On Monday 25 January 2010 16:13:30 Stefano Franchi wrote: I am trying to open a lyx file produced by a conversion script and Lyx (1.6.5) fails claiming lyx2lyx could not convert it. The lyx file is in lyx format 2.16 (or so it claims in its header). Launching lyx2lyx from the console gives

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2010-01-29 Thread José Matos
On Monday 25 January 2010 16:13:30 Stefano Franchi wrote: > I am trying to open a lyx file produced by a conversion script and > Lyx (1.6.5) fails claiming lyx2lyx could not convert it. > The lyx file is in lyx format 2.16 (or so it claims in its header). > > Launching lyx2lyx from the console

Re: lyx2lyx failure and older versions of LyX

2009-03-13 Thread José Matos
On Friday 13 March 2009 15:41:48 Stefano Franchi wrote: Dear Lyxers, I am trying to convert a batch of old documents written with Framemaker into LyX. There is a nifty little utility that allows the conversion and I have used it successfully in the past (mif2lyx). However, it has not

Re: lyx2lyx failure and older versions of LyX

2009-03-13 Thread José Matos
On Friday 13 March 2009 15:41:48 Stefano Franchi wrote: Dear Lyxers, I am trying to convert a batch of old documents written with Framemaker into LyX. There is a nifty little utility that allows the conversion and I have used it successfully in the past (mif2lyx). However, it has not

Re: lyx2lyx failure and older versions of LyX

2009-03-13 Thread José Matos
On Friday 13 March 2009 15:41:48 Stefano Franchi wrote: > Dear Lyxers, > > I am trying to convert a batch of old documents written with > Framemaker into LyX. There is a nifty little utility that allows the > conversion and I have used it successfully in the past (mif2lyx). However, > it

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread G. Jay Kerns
Dear rh, Yes, it is working now. (hooray!) I do not know exactly what the problem was; for some reason, the way that Windows stored the .lyx file on the removable drive did not mix well with Ubuntu. Once the file is communicated to the desktop, everything is fine. My guess is that it is a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't quite follow

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread rgheck
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Dear Paul, Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread G. Jay Kerns
Dear rh, Yes, it is working now. (hooray!) I do not know exactly what the problem was; for some reason, the way that Windows stored the .lyx file on the removable drive did not mix well with Ubuntu. Once the file is communicated to the desktop, everything is fine. My guess is that it is a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't quite follow

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread rgheck
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Dear Paul, Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread G. Jay Kerns
Dear rh, Yes, it is working now. (hooray!) I do not know exactly what the problem was; for some reason, the way that Windows stored the .lyx file on the removable drive did not mix well with Ubuntu. Once the file is communicated to the desktop, everything is fine. My guess is that it is a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread Paul A. Rubin
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't quite follow

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-12 Thread rgheck
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Dear Paul, Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-11 Thread G. Jay Kerns
Dear Paul, Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't quite follow the details

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Dear LyX users, I am in the process of graduating from Windows to Linux. I installed LyX 1.5.3 on an Ubuntu Gutsy using the Synaptic Package Manager. Now it seems that I cannot open any of my old LyX files (= 1.5.2). It says that (Myfile) came from an earlier version of

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-11 Thread G. Jay Kerns
Dear Paul, Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't quite follow the details

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Dear LyX users, I am in the process of graduating from Windows to Linux. I installed LyX 1.5.3 on an Ubuntu Gutsy using the Synaptic Package Manager. Now it seems that I cannot open any of my old LyX files (= 1.5.2). It says that (Myfile) came from an earlier version of

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-11 Thread G. Jay Kerns
Dear Paul, Thanks! As it turns out, when I copied the file from my removable SanDisk to follow your advice, then LyX read it perfectly, no lyx2lyx failure. I have other LyX files on the removable disk (created with 1.5.3 on Ubuntu) which open with no problems. I don't quite follow the details

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2008-02-11 Thread Paul A. Rubin
G. Jay Kerns wrote: Dear LyX users, I am in the process of graduating from Windows to Linux. I installed LyX 1.5.3 on an Ubuntu Gutsy using the Synaptic Package Manager. Now it seems that I cannot open any of my old LyX files (<= 1.5.2). It says that "(Myfile) came from an earlier version of

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2007-12-08 Thread José Matos
On Friday 07 December 2007 19:47:25 Christopher Menzel wrote: Howdy, I am unable to import some older LyX files (from 2000 -- LyX format version 215) and I'm not finding any solutions on the web or the LyX archives or Wiki. Inside LyX, I get the following msg: (MyFile) is from a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2007-12-08 Thread Christopher Menzel
On Dec 8, 2007, at 4:06 AM, José Matos wrote: On Friday 07 December 2007 19:47:25 Christopher Menzel wrote: Howdy, I am unable to import some older LyX files (from 2000 -- LyX format version 215) A fix to this problem was committed to the next version (1.5.3). Excellent. Meanwhile a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2007-12-08 Thread José Matos
On Friday 07 December 2007 19:47:25 Christopher Menzel wrote: Howdy, I am unable to import some older LyX files (from 2000 -- LyX format version 215) and I'm not finding any solutions on the web or the LyX archives or Wiki. Inside LyX, I get the following msg: (MyFile) is from a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2007-12-08 Thread Christopher Menzel
On Dec 8, 2007, at 4:06 AM, José Matos wrote: On Friday 07 December 2007 19:47:25 Christopher Menzel wrote: Howdy, I am unable to import some older LyX files (from 2000 -- LyX format version 215) A fix to this problem was committed to the next version (1.5.3). Excellent. Meanwhile a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2007-12-08 Thread José Matos
On Friday 07 December 2007 19:47:25 Christopher Menzel wrote: > Howdy, > > I am unable to import some older LyX files (from 2000 -- LyX format > version 215) and I'm not finding any solutions on the web or the LyX > archives or Wiki. Inside LyX, I get the following msg: > >(MyFile) is from a

Re: lyx2lyx failure

2007-12-08 Thread Christopher Menzel
On Dec 8, 2007, at 4:06 AM, José Matos wrote: On Friday 07 December 2007 19:47:25 Christopher Menzel wrote: Howdy, I am unable to import some older LyX files (from 2000 -- LyX format version 215) A fix to this problem was committed to the next version (1.5.3). Excellent. Meanwhile a