[scribus] Scribus Crashes

Craig Bradney cbradney at scribus.info
Mon Oct 25 12:19:22 CEST 2010

On 25/10/2010, at 11:33 AM, "Owen" <rcook at pcug.org.au> wrote:

>> Hi All
>> I'm getting a LOT of 'Crashes', (sometimes two or three a day!!), with
>> the new version of Scribus!
>> It seems to happen most of the time when I'm editing text that I have
>> 'Cut and Pasted' into a text frame and am working on it in Story
>> Editor.
>> The Error is always "SCRIBUS CRASH. Scribus crashes due to Signal #6".
>> When you close this box everything is gone, not your original file but
>> anything you have done since opening the file.
>> I'm running Scribus 1.3.8 on Kubuntu 10.04
> Basically, I think you should apply the rule "never try editing text
> in Scribus"

What utter rubbish!! Text should, in general, work fine.

This could be the result of many underlying libraries, hardware issues etc, or even the OS. So we would need more details and perhaps the document.


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