[Scribus] document fails to open

Peter Linnell scribusdocs
Thu Jun 10 00:14:28 CEST 2004

On Wed, 2004-06-09 at 07:49, Franky Van Liedekerke wrote:
> Hi all,
> I had this with a recent document made in 1.1.5: it failed to open in
> 1.1.6 (scribus would eat up all cpu but show nada). It seemed one page was
> the cause of this: I found this by importing page by page in another
> document until I found the page that caused troubles.
> Now again, a document created with 1.1.6 fails to open in 1.1.7 (again all
> cpu gets eatn but nothings shows, and I have to kill scribus). System is
> fedora core 2, all patches applied. Scribus version used: the supplied rpm
> for 1.1.7. When starting scribus on the command line, I get:
> QSettings: failed to open file
> '/usr/lib/qt-3.3/etc/settings/qt_plugins_3.3rc' Could not find platform
> independent libraries <prefix> Could not find platform dependent libraries
> <exec_prefix> Consider setting $PYTHONHOME to <prefix>[:<exec_prefix>]
> 'import site' failed; use -v for traceback
> but this seems irrelevant to my document not opening.
> How can this be tracked down/handled/solved?
> Franky
> ______________________________________________________________________
FC-1 and FC-2 have different versions of python and in different

You would be better off rebuilding the Source RPM

you can get the fedora-rpmdevel package which helps creating a buildroot
in $home.


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