On Tue, 20 Jul 2010 09:55:06 -0400
"Paul A. Rubin" <ru...@msu.edu> wrote:

> >> The FTP from the website doesnt work...
> Seems to be hit or miss.  I tried yesterday morning and again this 
> morning (GMT-5) and both times the connection timed out repeatedly 
> waiting for the welcome message.
> /Paul

It has been like that for a while - I just recently got a bug report on
my Slackbuild, because it uses the source tarball, and the FTP was
unavailable; when I was updating the build for 1.6.7, it worked - and
when I wanted to test it, it didn't! So, there you go.

Which reminds me: The probably most popular way to get LyX on Slackware
is using the Slackbuild. Would the LyX project consider adding it to the
=> http://slackbuilds.org/result/?search=lyx&sv=all
As you see, this is a link to a search on the page for all versions of
Slackware, so it won't be necessary for you & me to update the link with
a new Slackware release.


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