On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 10:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com <ehud.kap...@gmail.com> wrote: > I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its > appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as > VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has been known for > almost a year. Does anyone have a way of getting around it, short of using > gnome instead of Unity? > This isn't much different, but I would suggest using Xfce instead of Unity. Since I always use Xfce, I haven't yet encountered this Unity bug and haven't investigated it, either. Sorry.