[Scribus] strange text display

Peter Linnell scribusdocs
Sun Sep 28 03:30:02 CEST 2003

On Sat, 2003-09-27 at 19:53, Peter Lutek wrote:
> in scribus v1.0.1 on redhat 9, i'm seeing a strange text display 
> characteristic: text looks normal when displayed at default zoom 
> setting, but at anything above 100% the text becomes squished together 
> and unreadable. it's as if the font size is too big for the spacing 
> between letters. it's only on the display (and print preview), and only 
> when zoomed. everything prints fine.
> anyone else seeing this problem, or have any clues about solving it?

In addition to 1.10, you will need libart_lgpl which you can get from:
ftp.gnome or rebuild the fedora source RPM from: 

with --target=i686 or athlon depending on your processor.

I have done both on RH9 and the fedora rpms work perfectly with Scribus.


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