Colin : Thank you very much. Now I have two icon for frescobaldi - one for each version (2.12.3 & 2.14.0).
Federico; David; janek; Helge : Thank you all for helping / (showing pointers to) me on frescobaldi/lilypond setup/install the past few days. It is fruitful and I am very much appreciated. I am very new to linux world.
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2011 18:36:50 -0600
From: Colin Campbell <address@hidden
Subject: Re: V2.14.0 - midi volume & midi arpeggio
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On 11-06-10 03:23 PM, MING TSANG wrote:
> After several attempt, I successfully install lilypond v2.14.0_1 in
> /home/tsang/bin/lilypond (v2.14.0_1)
> lilypond v2.12.3 was still in /bin/lilypond
> Now I have two version in ubuntu. Right now frescobaldi is using the
> /bin/lilypond (version 2.12.3)
> Question: How can I configure frescobaldi to execute
> /home/tsang/bin/lilypond (2.14.0)? On frescobaldi configure, I edit
> the path to point to /home/tsang/bin/, but when click on lilypond
button on frescobaldi, it execute lilypond 2.12.3.
> Here is the echo $PATH entry:
> address@hidden:~$ echo $PATH
>Start Frescobaldi, then go to Edit then Preferences. Next, select
>Lilypond Preferences, and you will see an area to the right which lists
>he Lilypond binaries known to Frescobaldi. If your new
>home/tsang/bin/lilypond isn't listed, you can use the Add button and
>then you can also make 2.14 the default version for Frescobaldi.
>Finanlly, while you are in the Preferences area, make sure you check the
>box which says "Automatically choose Lilypond version from document",
>which allows you to use any version which is known to Frescobaldi.
>Hope that helps!
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