does anyone of you use Inkscape and the pdf-latex-format to create
images for your documents?
BTW: Same problem with gnuplot and the eps-latex-terminal... I
definitely want to use this format, because then I will have all text in
drawings and diagrams in the font used by the main document.
Inkscape creates two files: a pdf-file containing the drawing, and a
tex-file which adds all text to the drawing and also loads the pdf-file.
LyX seems to ignore the pdf file, since it is not referenced anywhere in
the LyX-File. As a result, I get an error: "foo.pdf cannot be found".
Trying to use \graphicspath to tell latex where to look for the pdf
doesn't help: I would have to add an absolute path to the pdf, which is
pointless if you work on two machines, one linux, one windows... Using a
relative path doesn't work, because LyX ignores the pdf-file and simply
doesn't copy it to the temp-folder.
Is there any way to tell LyX that the pdf-file exists and needs to be
copied to the temp-folder, so latex can find it?
Did I miss anything?