[Scribus] Book length projects.

Craig Bradney cbradney
Fri Apr 27 10:53:46 CEST 2007

> > Justification has been improved in 1.3.4cvs. I agree, before that it
> > awful.
> Nice to hear that. I understand 1.3.4 is a development branch, and users 
> are usually discouraged to use it for major projects. My question is: if 
>   I have no deadlines in the near future and I can live with minor 
> glitches or headaches and take some precautions (like having to patch 
> the program from time to time, putting my sla files under revision 
> control), is it ok to use this branch for real work? Are there any plans 
> to introduce major changes to the file format or anything that breaks 
> forward compatibility of the sla files?

There is no reason you cannot use 1.3.4 however you have to accept the
consequences. It has a LOT of changes.. really.. a huge number!

It is better in sooo many ways over 1.3.3.x, however, when you use it, you
are a tester, so you need to be sure that if you go to print with things
from it, you need to be sure you get proofs before printing a big run of


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