[scribus] OSX Install problems

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Mon May 24 18:00:17 CEST 2010

hi ed,

> I am running MAC OSX 10.4.3 Power PC 400mhz processor. I have
> downloaded it but it will not open. I did drag it to the apps folder
> and then I clicked on the icon and it does list what it is loading
> but it will not open. I need some help to see what I am doing wrong
> so that I can open and use the application. Any help is appreciated
> ASAP. Do I possibly need to install an older version and if so which
> one.

the version on the site is not for os x 10.4.

you may install (and compile) scribus135svn (or similar) from the fink

you should just first install the qt binaries first (also from fink)
and than install scribus using the sources automatically provided by


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