LyX 1.6.7 released

The version 1.6.7 of LyX has been released. This maintenance release is the first to be supposed to run smoothly with Qt 4.6.

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CTAN under repair

There may be CTAN problems today due to an incident on the cambridge node affecting other sites as well. Restore ist in progress.

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At the TUG 2010 Donald E. Knuth announced the successor to TeX: iTeX.

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The german site ist still down, since yesterday. According to the webteam it’s caused by a hardware failure.

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Foxit Reader 4 released

The version 4.0 of the free light-weight and fast Foxit PDF Reader has been released providing new features.

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KOMA-Script 3.06 released

Today Markus Kohm announced on that KOMA-Script 3.06 has been released. Beside bug fixes it brings some new features, see 3.06 release notes.

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Beamer class update

The version 3.09 of the LaTeX beamer class been published today. It follows the release of v3.08 last week.

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TeXnicCenter 2.0 Alpha 3 released

The third Alpha version of the upcoming TeXnicCenter 2.0 has been released. It is not stable, it may crash and it’s intended for testing only. Many issues of Alpha 2 have been fixed. TXC has got a new logo.

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TeX Live 2010 pretesting

Today Karl Berry announced that a pretest version of TeX Live 2010 is available now.

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LyX 1.6.6 released

The maintenance release 1.6.6 of LyX has been published yesterday. It brings a lot of bug-fixes and improvements. Furthermore it provides new features like support for SVG images, for Aspell language varieties and the enchant spellchecker.

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