[OS X TeX] Lyx Update?

Jens Nöckel noeckel at uoregon.edu
Wed Dec 30 19:35:35 CET 2009

Sorry, typed too fast: I meant it works fine under Snow Leopard!

On Dec 30, 2009, at 10:33 AM, Jens Nöckel wrote:

> Herb,
> the current 1.6.5 works fine under Leopard. There had been a problem with Snow Leopard earlier where the autosave feature caused a "fake crash" (a recurring Finder alert stating incorrectly that LyX had crashed). This has now been "fixed" by a workaround, and I've been using LyX 1.6.5 (compiled from source) without trouble on Snow Leopard since early December. 
> Regards,
> Jens
> On Dec 30, 2009, at 9:26 AM, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> Howdy,
>> Although I don't use Lyx I know others on this list are users and may follow what is happening at the Lyx project. The 1.6.4 version of Lyx came in two versions; one for Panther->Leopard ( and one for Snow Leopard ( The new version only comes as 1.6.5 but there is a disclaimer on the download page, <http://www.lyx.org/Download>, saying it is not for Snow Leopard. I don't know if this statement is just a left-over from the previous version(s) or is still true. If the latter it would be nice to know if/when a Snow Leopard version will be forthcoming. This is so the MacTeXtras distribution can be updated.
>> Good Luck,
>> Herb Schulz
>> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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Jens U. Nöckel
Associate Professor
Department of Physics
University of Oregon

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