We are proud to announce the public release of LyX 2.0.0.
With this release, LyX celebrates 15 years of existence, and we start a new family of 2.x releases to acknowledge LyX’s passing from a child to an adult. We hope you will celebrate this anniversary with us.
LyX 2.0.0 is the culmination of two and half years of hard work. This release begins a new series of 2.0.x which will incrementally improve its stability as the time passes.
An overview of the new features can be found here.
You can download LyX 2.0.0 from Download section.
The file RELEASE-NOTES lists some known issues and problems compared to the current stable releases (LyX 1.6.x). We strongly recommend that packagers of LyX on various platforms and distributions read this file.
As with any major release, this one comes with lot of new features but also some bugs. If you think you have found a bug in LyX 2.0.0, either email the LyX developers’ mailing list (lyx-devel at lists.lyx.org), or open a bug report at our bug tracker.
If you have trouble using LyX or have a question, consult the documentation that comes with LyX (under Help) and the LyX wiki, which you You can also send email to the LyX users’ list (lyx-users at lists.lyx.org).
We hope you will enjoy the result! The LyX team.