[Scribus] Xara Xtreme

Benjamin Green ben
Thu Oct 13 22:24:30 CEST 2005

On Thu, 13 Oct 2005 19:55:06 +0100, Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com>  

> frank gaude' wrote:
>> The Xara is going OSS and has offered to share code, team with other  
>> graphics programmers or whatever.
> Of course, there's OSS and there's OSS, so it remains to be seen what  
> kind of sharing they think is good. They may be looking for more help  
> than they intend to give. The Scribus list certainly documents the need  
> for more graphics manipulation possibilities. If something could connect  
> through the Scripter, or maybe connect like Gimp does now, various  
> stumbling blocks could be overcome.

Well, they say they are going to GPL it. There is no indication of time  
scale, and no public versioning or source files available so far as I can  
see. Their intentions seem very laudable if you read the website.

Ben Green

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