[Scribus] Scribus on MacPorts compiles, runs and ... results in plenty of X errors

Craig Ringer craig
Mon Nov 26 01:37:44 CET 2007

Thorsten Z?rner wrote:
> Dear list,
> what seems to be the problem here on my
> MacBook Pro, Intel Core Duo, MacOS 10.5.1, MacPorts 1.52?
> After erasing everything of Fink and MacPorts and X11
> und reinstalling X11 from the Leopard Disk along with the X11 SDK,
> I have freshly compiled Scribus on MacPorts with no error.

What version of Scribus? Where were the sources from? Scribus SVN?
Scribus snapshot tarball? Scribus release tarball? from MacPorts? If so,
what version/package?

> Macintosh:~ thorsten$ scribus
> and get about 20 lines of
> QDateTime::fromString: Parameter out of range
> while Scribus starts up, which is followed by hundreds of lines of
> X Error: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes) 8
>   Major opcode:  67
>   Minor opcode:  0
>   Resource id:  0x2002d2
> X Error: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes) 8
>   Major opcode:  66
>   Minor opcode:  0
>   Resource id:  0x2002d2

Those errors could easily be related to Scribus or to Qt . If your Qt
includes the Qt demo applications, consider firing up a few of those and
making sure they don't have the same issues.

> Inside Scribus, I can open a file. Opening the document properties  
> document
> a menu with icons - or are they glyphs? - is screwed up when scrolling  
> through them.
> What's wrong?


Craig Ringer

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