[Scribus] small bug in 0.9.9

fsanta fsanta
Sun Apr 27 07:54:42 CEST 2003

On Sunday 27 April 2003 05:10, Magic Page wrote:
> Subash Jeyan wrote:
> >hi,
> >
> >On Sun, 27 Apr 2003 00:52:32 +0200
> >
> >Franky Van Liedekerke <liedekef at pandora.be> wrote:
> >>Hi all,
> >>
> >>I just found a small bug in 0.9.9:
> >>
> >>create 2 textboxes and insert text from a file in one of them. Then
> >>select a small part of that text, "cut" it it out and paste it in the
> >>empty textbox. Result: scribus xml code is put in the new textbox,
> >>instead of the text itself.
> >>
> >>Friendly regards,
> >>
> >>Franky
> >
> >yes, the same behaviour happens here too. also, repeat the cut and paste
> >process again, and on the third time or so scribus crashes with a seg
> >fault. the exact error message on the console:
> >
> >QGList::locate: Index 4 out of range
> >Segmentation fault
> >
> >
> >regards, subash.
> ***************************
> I too get this same behavior, except for the crash Subash speaks of on
> his machine.  I basically get the font type coding throughout the next
> box.  Don't know if that is what you mean by the xml code, but it is
> certainly not the text I cut from the previous text box!
> Very pleased for the most part with the developer's efforts though and
> look forward to seeing continued improvements.  It will be nice to see a
> comparable product available to the Linux users.  Don't know if
> PageStream is any closer to being useful yet, but we may not need it
> with the progress Scribus is making now.
> Patrick

Can't reproduce the error here. Works fine with SuSE 8.1

BTW is this useful information for the developers? It's just that I don't want 
them to break it when it works on one distro. Could the problem be rather 
with the installation on other distros?

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