[Scribus] Version 1.1.2

Craig Bradney cbradney
Mon Nov 10 14:07:54 CET 2003

On Mon, 2003-11-10 at 11:06, Kobus Wolvaardt wrote:
> What version of ghostscript is the best for production use? I have
> version 7.05 on my gentoo, is there anything newer or better?

In terms of Gentoo portage, Ghostscript is at 7.05.6-r3. That is the
latest and also the "stable" ebuild.

Peter would know about higher versions and what they provide.

With regards to lcms, I have submitted a bug in the Gentoo bugzilla
seeing if 1.11 can be made stable or to see if people are finding bugs
with it. No response yet.

I am hoping to push lcms 1.11 to stable (if it is) in Gentoo portage for
the next (1.1.3 or 1.1.4) Scribus release. I will also be requesting the
ghostscript be included as a dependency, with the current 7.05.6 as a

> I want to say that I am extremly impressed. The pace of development is
> astonishing. The improvements from 1.0 to 1.1 to 1.1.1 to 1.1.2 is just
> wow. 
> I installed 1.1.2 a few minutes ago and it is really looking good, I
> havent had time to test it much but it feels smooth, and loads very
> fast. 

I'm testing 1.1.3cvs today and there are some fixes/additions that are
great too.


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