Eureka--LyX 1.0.4 on Slink
Here's how to get the latest Lyx running with Slink.
1. Download LyX 1.0.4 source tarball via link on http://www.lyx.org/
2. Make sure that the following are installed from the Stable
All sgml components. I included the following:
TeTeX and LaTeX
3. Extract the lyx tarball into a directory
(I alwasys yse /usr/local/src)
cd to the Lyx directory (lyx-1.0.4).
That's it. Lyx is installed
Now all you do is add it to your favorite window manager's menu.
Good luck and enjoy.