[scribus] portable Scribus
rcook at pcug.org.au
Wed Jul 29 22:22:51 CEST 2009
I don't think you have taken up Peter's point;
On Windows, press the Start button
Type "cmd" into the dialog box
At this point you should have a console
Type scribus at the prompt and if that doesn't work, change
directory the the scribus executable and type scribus again
You should get output which may provide some clues.
> version 22.214.171.124 for Win has a menu entry like "Scribus console",
> normally would open the console and the graphical interface.
> The "faulty" user will open the black window of the console in a flash
> and close it immediately.
> No time to read anything.
> Is there a log file that you know of?
> Peter Nermander wrote:
>>> From command line with console - no way, doesn't even open the
>> This is where I got puzzled.
>> What do you mean with "doesn't even open the console"?
>> What you were supposed to to was:
>> Start -> Run
>> type "cmd" and hit Enter
>> and from the command line run Scribus (maybe first cd to the right
>> Because when Scribus starts it writes a lot of useful information to
>> stdout, whic windows unders normally don't see. And also, if an
>> executable can't be started, Windows will give a more useful error
>> message when run from the command line.
>> But you mean you didn't manage to get a command line?
>> scribus mailing list
>> scribus at lists.scribus.net
> -------------- next part --------------
> An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
> scribus mailing list
> scribus at lists.scribus.net
More information about the scribus