[Scribus] ANNOUNCE

Plinnell mrdocs
Tue Oct 3 20:55:44 CEST 2006

The Scribus Team is pleased to announce the release of Scribus
This release is purely a further bug fix release to the recently 

In particular, there are a number of SVG import and rendering fixes, 
including better support for gradients in imported SVGs. Also there 
were fixes and improvements in the Story Editor and Undo/Redo and UI 
translation updates. Scribus now requires libtiff and the littlecms 

The Scribus team has announced previously there there will be 
substantial core code changes in the next 1.3.4 and 1.3.5 releases, 
so the team has branched 1.3.3 to provide a stable usable version. 

The upcoming 1.3.4 version will include a completely rewritten text 
layout engine for more refined glyph and text layout, along with a 
host of new features including advanced transparency support, image 
effects and more. The team has decided to migrate QT 4.2.x for 
version 1.3.5. 

The Scribus Team would also like to thank - Anduin.net/?verby 
Consulting and Cardia AS for their continued hosting of all the 
Scribus websites. 

The Scribus Team would also like to thank the many end users, 
translators, testers and contributors who helped us with this 


Windows 2000/XP: http://windows.scribus.net

MacOSX: http://aqua.scribus.net
Source Tarball, GPG Signature and Suse 10.x rpms:

Debian/Ubuntu Repository: http://debian.scribus.net
Ubuntu/Kubuntu Instructions: 

Thanks to Gustvo Homem from Angulo Solido, Mandriva RPMS :

About Scribus
Scribus is a cross-platform open source page layout application with a 
focus on high quality commercial grade PDF and postscript export. 
Originally developed on Linux, Scribus runs natively on Windows 
2000/XP and MacOSX. Scribus is free of charge and source code is free 
to download. 
Underneath the modern and user friendly interface, Scribus supports 
professional publishing features, such as CMYK color, spot colors, 
separations, ICC color management and versatile PDF creation. Scribus 
was the first page layout application on the planet to directly 
support PDF/X-3 output, a rigorous ISO standard. Scribus did so by 
almost a year. 
The Scribus Team is made up of a diverse group of developers with 
significant experience in pre-press, and newspaper publishing. 
Commercial support for Scribus is available for companies and 
institutions for implementation, training and migration.
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