[scribus] Linux vs Windows for Scribus ?

Asif Lodhi asif.lodhi at gmail.com
Sat Sep 5 06:36:57 CEST 2009

Hi Steven,

On 9/4/09, Steven Dayton <daytonmeister at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have used Scribus on both a Windows Vista machine and an Ubuntu machine.
> Scribus has worked very well on the Vista Machine with no complaints as to
> performance. The jury is still out on the Scribus on Ubuntu experience
> mainly because the Ubuntu machine is not very powerfull so it is rather
> slow.

I would suggest that you use Vector Linux or Slackware on that slow
machine as, even though I have yet to install and test these two
distros along with others such as Debian, I have read online
references about their lightweightedness and compatibility with
Scribus (and, of course, software applications).


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