[Scribus] Minimum practical memory size

Craig Bradney cbradney
Sun Jan 29 23:24:47 CET 2006

On Sunday 29 January 2006 23:17, John R. Culleton wrote:
> I am working in Scribus on a Linux Slack 10.2 system with 256MB
> of memory. I seem to be having memory problems. I have plenty  of
> swap space. What is the practical minimum memory for Scribus
> 1.3.2?

How was your Scribus built?

Your build ID in Help About will show something like:
C-C-T-F-A or perhaps that A will be a C. Is your Scribus really 1.3.2 or have 
you built from CVS? The reason I say this is that the cairo build of 1.3.2 or 
before had a memory leak. Built against libart, or 1.3.3cvs, there is no 

Other than that, 256-512 would be minimums depending on the rest of the system 
installed and running.

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