FS#65091 - [lyx] cannot be compiled until the following prerequisites are installed

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by soloturn (soloturn) - Thursday, 09 January 2020, 06:20 GMT
Last edited by freswa (frederik) - Thursday, 20 February 2020, 22:04 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
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calling lyx, menu "file", menu "new from template", select "APA6" from list, gives the error:

The selected document class
American Psychological Association (APA), v. 6
requires external files that are not available.
The document class can still be used, but the
document cannot be compiled until the following
prerequisites are installed:
See section (Class Availability) of the
User's Guide for more information.

installing texlive-publishers, https://www.archlinux.org/packages/extra/any/texlive-publishers/files/ does not resolve the problem. my guess is that i might miss something.

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Closed by  freswa (frederik)
Thursday, 20 February 2020, 22:04 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Comment by Neven Sajko (Neven) - Thursday, 09 January 2020, 22:21 GMT

Use pkgfile (from the pkgfile package in the Archlinux extra repository). That solves your problem.