Flexible text fields

Jürgen Spitzmüller spitz at lyx.org
Fri Jun 26 07:35:57 UTC 2020

Am Freitag, den 26.06.2020, 09:25 +0200 schrieb Jürgen Spitzmüller:
> Am Freitag, den 26.06.2020, 07:40 +0200 schrieb Daniel:
> > The upcoming flexible text fields sound very interesting to me
> > 
> > (https://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/NewInLyX24#textfields). Is it possible
> > to 
> > 
> > create an arbitrary custom text with it that can be re-used in
> > sentences all over the document?
> No.

What you are referring to is a long-standing feature request (and I
would love to use it myself). I am not sure it fits into the text field
infrastructure (which is more like context-dependent information such
as date, file name, author name etc.), but probably more into something
you could call "text macros" in analogy to "math macros":


> Jürgen
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