[scribus] Scribus 1.3.5svn on Debian testing: problems with paragraph styles

Craig Bradney cbradney at zip.com.au
Thu May 1 15:10:02 CEST 2008

On Thursday 01 May 2008 14:11:24 andreas.speck at tiscali.co.uk wrote:
> Hi all,
>   I'm having problems with Scribus-1.3.5svn (the latest build for
> debian from the Scribus repositories).
> First, I imported a Scribus-1.3.3.x file into Scribus-1.3.5svn, which
> worked fine. It needed some tweaking, as text renders slightly
> different, but that's OK.
> However, I had a problem with one text frame on one of my master pages
> - whenever I tried to edit this specific frame, Scribus crashed with
> signal 11. The workaround was to delete this text frame, and create a
> new one. Then it was fine, and Scribus stopped crashing.
> Now I'm having another problem:
> I have a text frame for an article. I have several paragraph styles
> defined, and want to apply those to different paragraphs in the
> article. However - it does not seem to apply them at all. I can do what
> I want, fonts and styles don't change.
> I don't have the same problem with other text frames though - which
> confuses me.
> I deleted and recreated the text frame in question several times, but
> I always have the same problem... I'm now trying to think of a
> workaround...
> Any tips welcome.

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