Fedora 7 Update: lyx-1.5.4-1.fc7

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Fedora Update Notification
2008-03-13 05:49:19

Name        : lyx
Product     : Fedora 7
Version     : 1.5.4
Release     : 1.fc7
URL         : http://www.lyx.org/
Summary     : WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You Mean) document processor
Description :
LyX is a modern approach to writing documents which breaks with the
obsolete "typewriter paradigm" of most other document preparation

It is designed for people who want professional quality output
with a minimum of time and effort, without becoming specialists in

The major innovation in LyX is WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You Mean).
That is, the author focuses on content, not on the details of formatting.
This allows for greater productivity, and leaves the final typesetting
to the backends (like LaTeX) that are specifically designed for the task.

With LyX, the author can concentrate on the contents of his writing,
and let the computer take care of the rest.

Update Information:

An update to the latest upstream release.  Besides the usual stability
improvements and fixes, this release comes with major improvements in the
handling of Chinese, Korean and Japanese (CJK) languages and scripts.    For
more details, see:  http://www.lyx.org/announce/1_5_4.txt

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update lyx' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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