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This is Scribus Version 1.1.6, the seventh Developers Release after Scribus 1.0.1
This is Scribus Version 1.1.7, the eightth Developers Release after Scribus 1.0.1
 
The Scribus 1.1.x versions feature a complete rewrite of the rendering Engine.
All rendering is now done via libart and freetype2. This requires that libart and freetype2 are present.
20,6 → 20,9
To use Scribus in your native language be sure that the environment
variable LANG is set correctly.
 
The new EPS/PS import feature in 1.1.7, uses advanced features of Ghostscript. We recommend
ALL users update to the newest version of Ghostscript avialable for your distro.
 
Special note for SuSE 8.1 users, you need the devel packages, at least
xdevel.rpm, qtdevel.rpm and tiffdevel.rpm. In the Standard-Install they
were not installed.
30,31 → 33,26
libraries. It's being worked on upstream. Don't file a bug report. Instead
change the font used if you need the outlines. This is not a Scribus bug.
 
There is a bug in sawfish and enlightenment that creates window ghosting
effect when Tools palettes are turned on. A simple temporary workaround
is to turn each ghosted Tool palette off and on.
For Debian Users:
 
A more permanent workaround for Gnome users is to use metacity. Scribus
has workarounds for some metacity bugs built-in, but the sawfish /enlightenment
bug seems to be Qt related.
 
If Scribus does not start while complaining about the absence of
PostScript fonts please install either xfonts-scalable or gsfonts-x11.
They are in the "Recommends" and will be installed by all sensible apt
front-ends.
 
For SuSE 9.0 Users.
For SuSE 9.0/9.1 Users.
 
The littlecms libs 1.10, which shipped with 9.0 does not offer complete support
for all the the latest CMS features in Scribus 1.1.6. There will be updated
SuSE 9.0 RPM's linked on the scribus.net site.
for all the the latest CMS features in Scribus 1.1.7. There are updated
SuSE 9.x RPM's available on the scribus.net site.
 
If you are using Qt 3.3.1, please ensure you are using the latest Qt 3.3.1-2+ rpms.
If you are using Qt 3.3.x, please ensure you are using the latest Qt 3.3.2-2+ rpms.
The -2+ versions have an important fix for drag and drop in Scribus.
 
Many other hints and info are on the scribus.net site. Full compile, installand FAQ's
Many other hints and info are on the www.scribus.net site. Full compile, install and FAQ's
are available there.
 
For the Scribus Team,
 
Franz Schmid
in March 2004
in June 2004