hyphen for range

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at lyx.org
Tue Apr 6 15:22:25 UTC 2021

On 4/6/21 11:13 AM, Bernt Lie wrote:
> As... "1--2 days". Doesn't that work?

Just to clarify: LyX will magically convert it to an en-dash on screen
and in the file. I think that was as of 2.3.0. In earlier versions, the
"--" is left as is, and LaTeX converts it to an en-dash.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: lyx-users <lyx-users-bounces at lists.lyx.org> On Behalf Of Neal Becker
> Sent: Tuesday, April 6, 2021 5:10 PM
> To: LyX Users List <lyx-users at lists.lyx.org>
> Subject: hyphen for range
> As I recall in LaTeX there are 3 different hyphen marks which are written as '-', '--', and '---'.  The 2nd one is for a range as in 1--2 days.  How is this entered in lyx?
> Thanks,
> Neal
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