Re: Problems adding styles to Lyx...
Ignacio Más Ivars <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I am having a strange problem with Lyx. I have installed some local packages
> for Latex (IEEE styles...) and after running texhash, latex is able to use
> them without problem, but Lyx does not find them. I have re-run reconfigure in
> Lyx and re-started it, but it still does not see the package. I have installed
> it under '/usr/share/texmf.local/tex/latex/', following the 'TEXMFLOCAL =
> /usr/share/texmf.local' variable in texmf.cnf... and latex reacts correctly,
> but not Lyx. The only way to see it from Lyx is by installing it under
> '/usr/share/texmf/tex/latex', the default place of the latex packages... Has
> someone experimented the same problem? I mean, I can easily install it there,
> but I wonder why it does not work as expected!!
> Thanks in advance!!
What do you mean, doesn't find them? If you're talking about document
classes, you must translate them for LyX. Take a look at existing
"layouts" in /usr/share/lyx/layouts/, and build your own in
~/.lyx/layouts/. See chapter 6 of the "Customization" help file.