[OS X TeX] wyswyg-TeX for Linux?

M. Tamer Özsu tozsu at sympatico.ca
Sat Jan 26 19:09:26 EST 2008

On 26/01/08 6:07 PM, "Jens Noeckel" <noeckel at uoregon.edu> wrote:

> On Jan 26, 2008, at 2:38 PM, Peter Dyballa wrote:
>> Am 26.01.2008 um 16:02 schrieb M. Tamer Özsu:
>>> I followed the instructions, but I could just not get it to work.
>> What were these instructions? Did you, when installing into the
>> system's TeX trees, run a final 'sudo texhash'? And what are the
>> error messages from TeX?
>> I'm not a LyX user, but I can't imagine that it works different
>> fron any other TeX front-end, i.e. it relies on a well maintained
>> TeX installation.
>> --
>> Greetings
>>   Pete
>> There is no national science just as there is no national
>> multiplication table; what is national is no longer science.
>> ­ Anton Checov
> Pete,
> my guess is that he means he had trouble installing a _LyX_layout_
> for a LaTeX style file. That would be something the LyX-users mailing
> list can help with. As far as the LaTeX side is concerned, all one
> has to do in LyX is choose "Tools > TeX Information > Rescan" after
> installing a new package. The LyX layout files are additional "sugar"
> to help LyX act more WYSIWYG by adapting the screen display to your
> desired LaTeX style. There are many of them available, even for the
> beamer class. But it's true that by far not all styles have
> accompanying LyX layouts.
> Jens

I wish I could remember the details as it has been a while. I should
probably have tried the process again and noted the problems before posting.
I'll do that when I find the time.


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