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This is Scribus Version 1.1.7, the eightth Developers Release after Scribus 1.0.1
This is Scribus Version 1.2
The Scribus 1.2 version features a complete rewrite of the rendering Engine.
All rendering is now done via libart and freetype2.
This requires that libart_lgpl and freetype2 are installed.
 
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.
 
Additionally Scribus uses now a different way to find fonts, sadly this gives
some changes in the font names Scribus uses. To convert old documents follow the
procedure below:
20,7 → 20,7
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
The new EPS/PS import feature in 1.2 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
31,8 → 31,12
 
There is a bug in font outline handling for some fonts in the freetype
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.
change the font used if you need the outlines. This is not a Scribus bug.
Some testing has shown that this bug is not present in freetype 2.1.9, but
we counsel caution trying to upgrade freetype2. Upgrading freetype2 on some
distros can be quite difficult.
 
 
For Debian Users:
 
If Scribus does not start while complaining about the absence of
43,11 → 47,12
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 1.1.7. There are updated
SuSE 9.x RPM's available on the scribus.net site.
for all the the latest CMS features in Scribus 1.2. There are updated
SuSE 9.x RPM's available on the scribus.net site. We also recommend using the
latest version of lcms.
 
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.
The -2+ versions have an important fix for drag and drop in Scribus.
 
Many other hints and info are on the www.scribus.net site. Full compile, install and FAQ's
are available there.
55,4 → 60,4
For the Scribus Team,
 
Franz Schmid
in June 2004
in August 2004