[Scribus] Windows version still in works?

BandiPat magicpage91
Thu Jul 15 04:49:03 CEST 2004

Jim Farley wrote:
> Greetings!
>     I have been watching the group for a  while. I asked some time ago 
> about a windows version, and also about compiling on cygwin. A very 
> friendly man said he was working on a Windows binary package, and would 
> be done fairly soon. I saw some messages about him having to program on 
> the "dark side" and then have heard no more about it. Is the Scribus 
> project still planned for Windoze? I am locked in here in my printshop. 
> I also have a pitifully slow computer. It runs Acrobat, InDesign, 
> Photoshop and GIMP-WIN tolerably, but KDE under cygwin is unusable. 
> Reminds me of a 386 running windows 98. But cygwin is still fun to have 
> for tooling around in zsh or bash.
> TIA,
> Jim Farley
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------

Might I also suggest to you a dual boot machine, if it's not possible to 
move completely away from Windows at the moment.  You might also 
consider a full Linux and running Windows inside that when you have that 
occasional game to play.  ;o)


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