[scribus] Scribus recommendation as Linux distro

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Sat Oct 11 18:39:12 CEST 2008

Ari wrote:
> Hi all.
> I was 100% sure that I would have to install Adobe InDesign (and to...
> brrr.. install windblows). I installed Scribus yesterday and have been
> amazed of what it can do.
> I started with your wonderful wiki, where I read that there might be
> some issues with Kubuntu. I currently have Kubuntu (hardy), and what I
> could read from wiki, the problems may not concern me. Could you please
> tell me if there are any known-issues which would make my days as
> Kubuntu-Scribus user worse than e.g. as Debian-Scribus user.
> Currently I don't have anything to complain about.. just want to hear
> "community's" voice about this.
The two biggest annoyances have been the behavior of spinboxes for 
changing various values, and trouble with keyboard entry of accented 
This having been said, some have not found them or found workarounds.


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