double dots in chapter numbering Hungarian

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at
Wed Jan 6 19:07:33 UTC 2021

On 1/6/21 9:01 AM, Horváth Andor wrote:
> Hello!
> I have been using LyX for the past 6 months now, and I love it - but
> there is an annoying detail I would love to change. When set to
> Hungarian, the chapter counter includes a dot, while the other counters
> don't. So "Chapter 1", which should be "1. fejezet" in Hungarian, looks
> like "1.. fejezet", and "Section 1.1" is numbered like "1..1".
> I tried adding local layout commands, but I haven't managed to remove
> that unnecessary extra dot.
> Is there a workaround for this issue? Thank you so much for any
> ideas/advices!

I think this just got fixed for the next version (which, unfortunately,
is a little ways away). But maybe I'm wrong about that and it was
another language. I believe the extra dot comes from the translation file.

Can you please file a bug about this at That way we do
not lose track of it.


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