On 2018-05-14 19:22, Richard Kimberly Heck wrote:
refused, and has refused again in the last couple days. His view is thatthis kind of warning will confuse some users and that those same users are at risk of having broken installations if we do not do the upgrade for them. So his view is that we should do the upgrade silently. I find
Silent updates of software that is not maintained/released by the LyX team would be a betrayal of user trust. I think you made the right call.