[Scribus] PDF in Windows

Ben Green ben
Fri Jan 12 11:10:45 CET 2007

On Fri, 12 Jan 2007 09:49:43 -0000, Craig Bradney <cbradney at scribus.info> wrote:

> The importation of PDF into Scribus image frames depends heavily on
> Ghostscript and if it is too old or not there, it just won't work. There are
> 3 varieties, ESP, GPL and AFPL, of which AFPL leads the way but all are
> available in an 8.x version, with 8.54 being the latest.


"The leading edge of Ghostscript development is now under GPL license, as is the latest release, Ghostscript 8.54."

Consequently, the Debian packages for gs-afpl, is unmaintained and stuck at 8.53, whereas the gs-gpl package is 8.54.

 From Ben Green

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