[scribus] compiling the scribus 1.4.0 rc3 under mac os 10.5.8 ppc

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Thu Mar 31 20:14:18 CEST 2011

hi stefan,

> you're confusing me - i didn't try to install Scribus via macports. i 
> installed libfreetype.6.dylib from macports.
> however, i just had a look at fink to see if i can install Scribus
> 1.4.0 RC3 from there. it offered me the following packages:
>       scribus                 
> Layout program (stable branch 1.3.3.x)
>       scribus-aqua            
> Layout program (stable branch 1.3.3.x)
> ... which isn't what i wanted.

i refuse to go back to your original question :-)

if all you want, is getting scribus 1.4RC installed on a ppc mac, you'd better use the fink version.

if you follow the directions on


you'll get it!

(don't forget to enable the unstable packages!)


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