[scribus] Ubunto with Linux 2.6.32-24 Generic

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Thu Jul 29 00:22:02 CEST 2010

> Submitted on 07/28/2010
> Submitted by anonymous user: []
> Submitted values are:
>    Name: Linda
>    Email Address: lucythebaddog at yahoo.com
>    Subject: Ubunto with Linux 2.6.32-24 Generic
>    Message:
> I need a publishing program on my computer.  I type in Scribus in
> Software
> mgmt K menu, a list of about 5 things pops up but none will let me
> download.
> "Apply" is not clickable.  Various versions 1.3.5, for
> example.  Each
> one is different.  I do not know what to put in some of the boxes that
> go
> with this e mail such as 32 bit or whatever so I left them as they
> were.
> Went to Scribus site and downloaded:  Put it on
> desktop,
> extracted.  It created a destination folder on desktop.  Double
> clicked and
> there are a million folders with a million files inside of each.
> Read on your Wiki not to try to use the aforementioned version with
> Ubuntu or
> Kbuntu.  I thought you could uninstall if it even got installed at
> all.
> Cannot find it in the Uninstall option so I can get rid of it.
> My son is a Linux programmer but he is not available to me at this
> time and
> won't be for awhile to come.



When you son comes back, ask him to add

deb http://debian.scribus.net/debian/ lucid main non-free

to the sources and refresh. Scribus-1.3.8 will be available and
recommended for use



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