If your anything like me, you have a mixture of past papers you have written in La Te X, as well as a bunch of notes and drafts in Ly X.The university provides a thesis template in La Te X which the recommend you use.The productivity advantages of using Ly X over La Te X are too large to ignore, which is why I went with Ly X, and why you should too.In this post I will go over the process I went through to get Ly X producing documents conforming with my university’s thesis formatting guidelines.In case the links above do not work, try this mirror.On Mac OS X Mountain Lion you'll get the error message: "Ly X" can't be opened because it is from an unidentified developer. See the Ly X/Mac wiki page for further installation tips.Ly ZLy Z is a plugin for Zotero, which is intended to make working with Ly X/Zotero more pleasant.
In case the links above does not work, try this mirror.
The latest version available is Ly X 2.1.1, which has been released a while ago, coming with stability improvements and bug-fixes for already known crashes.
In this article I will show you how to install Ly X 2.1.1 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pinguy OS 14.04, Pinguy OS 12.04, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna, LXLE 14.04, Deepin 2014, Linux Lite 2.0, Peppermint Five and other Ubuntu derivative systems.
Ly Z will save, close and then reopen your document.
When Zotero reference is changed, Bib Te X database as well as the Ly X document can be updated.