[linux-audio-user] Forcing formatting with Lilypond

Peter Finnegan petespin at att.net
Mon Dec 18 16:30:20 EST 2006

On Mon, 2006-12-18 at 10:32 -0800, iain duncan wrote:
> I have a couple of questions re lilypond before trying it out if anyone
> can help me.
> - Can I force formatting and spacing such that there will *always* be 4
> or 8 measures per print line? 
I believe so.  Here is the point in the manual that explains horizontal


> - Can one change the type setting and format of the English chord
> symbols? ( ie how one notates say C7+9 etc )



The manual is very well written.  Here is a link to the main
documentation.  I have a copy in pdf that I have open most of the time I
am typesetting music.  


If you are using an earlier version:

> - Is it fairly easy to integrate lilypond with databases? 
 Unfortunately, I have no experience doing this.  
> Thanks
> Iain 

Best Wishes,


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