[scribus-dev] Scribus 1.5.0 released
gpittman at iglou.com
Tue May 26 21:29:43 UTC 2015
On 05/26/2015 03:54 PM, Darius Blaszyk wrote:
> William Bader schreef op 26 mei '15:
>>> OK I know how to unravel a gzipped tarball. But
>>> gunzip doesn't like the .xz prefix. Is there a
>>> version for us old-school types? Or should I
>>> just rename the .xz version?
>> You do not need to unpack it.
>> If you have a recent version of tar, you can use
>> tar tJvf scribus-1.5.0.tar.xz
>> The capital J pipes the archive through xv.
>> If you have a very recent version of tar, you can use
>> tar tvf scribus-1.5.0.tar.xz
>> and tar will auto-detect the compression.
>> If you have an ancient version of tar, you can use
>> xz --decompress < scribus-1.5.0.tar.xz | tar tvf -
>> scribus-dev mailing list
>> scribus-dev at lists.scribus.net <mailto:scribus-dev at lists.scribus.net>
> Is there also the possibility to get a zipped windows version? I really
> hate windows installers, they mess up my settings and put the software
> all over the place. I much rather prefer to use a zipped windows binary
> and put different versions next to each other when I'm testing release
The windows installer has been good for Scribus. It will keep subsequent
versions separate so you can have more than one at a time. I haven't
seen issues of messing up settings. Keep in mind that 1.4.x and 1.5.x
use the same preferences, though.
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