Parent-child book questions

Rich Shepard rshepard at
Thu Mar 25 21:41:13 UTC 2021

On Thu, 25 Mar 2021, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote:

> That button is for finding a *layout file* other than the ones that ship with 
> LyX. You need to click the button "Select default master document" and then 
> hit "Browse".


Ah, I missed that.

> The best way to do this would be to define a new page style and then use it. 
> This is not something for which LyX has full native support. Have a look at 
> the documentation for the fancyhdr package.

I've used fancyhdr before -- a long time ago. I think that KOMA-Script also
has some solutions for this. I'll also look at the LaTeX guide and see if
there's a different package that would do it.

Thanks for the directions,


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