[scribus] Downloading vs 1.5.0

Jan de Weerd jdweerd at ziggo.nl
Mon Aug 8 16:51:44 UTC 2011

On 08/08/2011 05:23 PM, a.l.e wrote:
> hi bob,
>> I have vs 1.4.0rc2 and I would like to try out vs 1.5.0 but I would
>> like to keep the version I have until I feel comfortable with the
>> latest version. Do I need to take any steps to insure that the new
>> version will not _replace_ the older version and that I would wind up
>> with both?
> currently, 1.5 is being actively developed and it should not be used for
> production... basically, only people involved in the development (at
> some degree... i'm not only talking about programmers!) should use it.
> even if there are some cool features in there!
> if you don't know how to compile it yourself, there is probably not much
> interest in having it installed...
> however, there is an easy solution: use the ppa from the ubuntu project!
> finally, yes you can have several versions of scribus installed side by
> side... you can even open most of them at the same time!
> ciao
> a.l.e
I would like to add a warning that files edited with 1.5 can not be 
opened with 1.4.

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