[Scribus] Scribus for Mac OS X
Wed Jan 31 10:41:43 CET 2007
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> From: Michael Crisci <macrisci at gmail.com>
> To: scribus at nashi.altmuehlnet.de
> Date: 31-01-2007 5:28
> I checked all my FONT areas, and after I went through your list
> and compared each folder, I found out that both lists are exact.
> No fonts were moved out of the recommended folders. Now I also have
> these fonts in my user/library/font folder:
> Christmas font
> Goodfish-Bold Italic.suit
> MS Gothic.ttf
> MS Mincho.ttf
> MS PGothic.ttf
> MS PMincho.ttf
> Myriad Music Fonts 4.0
> I went to move them and the Asian fonts, (being careful to
> indicate to myself where they came from), and restarted my machine.
> A real mess ensued after that!
> The machine wouldn't get beyond a certain point, I had to keep
> rebooting, I did a safe boot, I checked permissions, I used Onyx, and
> it just was
> a real mess. Finally, I replaced everything the way it was before I
> started back into their respective font folders, and rebooted. I was
> finally back to normal.
> That was almost a whole night's work.
> Okay, I want to tell you that Scribus can't possibly be worth
> this problem. I realized that many of the fonts must belong to menu
> items that I use on an everyday basis. As you can see, my list isn't
> that long, so I can't imagine having to go through all this work just
> to run Scribus. I also deleted all the scribus files and program, re-
> downloaded it, and started fresh. I still have the same problems.
> Michael Crisci
First time start up, even under Rosetta on mine (2ghz core duo) was under 5
mins, I have only the standard system fonts installed.
Your system should not require those fonts, unless you are using them in
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