[scribus] Scribus crashes with signal 13

Gregory Pittman gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Thu Apr 23 22:06:18 CEST 2009

John Culleton wrote:
> On Thursday 23 April 2009 02:45:11 pm John Culleton wrote:
>> Just downloaded  I:
>> Bunzipped
>> cmake .
>> make
>> make install
>> and just got the usual spate of warning messages.
>> But when I run Scribus it blows up on the splash screen,
>> just after a message about "fonts" apparently.  Just
>> prior to this was running fine.  It just tells
>> me that it blew up on Sig 11.  I tried rebooting the
>> system but no help there.
>> I can reinstall possibly but I wonder if this is
>> a known problem?
>> Linux Slackware 12.2
> Followon to the above: I killed the folder ./scribus in my 
> home folder and recompiled/reinstalled The only 
> glitch is that all the items in "Extras" are doubled up.  
> Where is this listing stored?
> BTW even after killing ./scribus blows up on the 
> splash screen as before. It was downloaded today and is I 
> assume now "stable" at least officially.

1. did you delete/uninstall your old version?

2. you might try starting scribus from the command line and noting the 
messages you get.


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