Bug 185698 - preview regression
preview regression
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lyx (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Rex Dieter
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-03-16 17:42 EST by David L.
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-03-16 21:26:29 EST
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Description David L. 2006-03-16 17:42:47 EST
Description of problem:
The instant preview of equation graphics no longer works after upgrading from 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make sure "Preview" box is clicked in preferences
2. Load a lyx document with equations
3. No previews generated
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
The debug info shows lots of occurrences of:

kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode cx --bdpi 120 --mag 1+0/120 --dpi 120 cmmi10
mktexpk: Mismatched mode cx and resolution 120; ignoring mode.
mktexpk: Can't guess mode for 120 dpi devices.

Dropping back to the previous lyx version fixes the problem
Comment 1 David L. 2006-03-16 19:14:04 EST
I had an old version of dvipng in /usr/local/bin that lyx seemed to be picking
up, instead of the new version in /usr/bin. Removing it fixed the problem.
Comment 2 Rex Dieter 2006-03-16 21:26:29 EST
Glad to hear you got it sorted out.

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