[scribus] Announce: Scribus 1.4.0 RC6 Release

Alexandre Prokoudine alexandre.prokoudine at gmail.com
Thu Oct 20 13:29:29 UTC 2011

On Thu, Oct 20, 2011 at 4:59 PM, Peter Nermander wrote:
>> I find this kind of attitude highly questionable. Not being paid to do
>> something is a really bad excuse for lousy development and releasing
>> practice.
> Well, I find the attitude to complain about changes in a release
> candidate questionable.

You have just made my day :)

>> The "release notes" for RC6 doesn't mention this regression (or
>> behaviour change -- we don't know which one it is yet). Typically it
>> means one of the three things:
> The relase notes mention "Significant text formatting updates". If the
> discovered behaviour is not "Significant text formatting updates",
> what is it then? Insignificant text formatting updates?

And again :)

> The previous behaviour of Scribus has been acknowledged as a bug. Now
> the bug is fixed.

And again :)

Thank you for your highly constructive, reasonable and non-defensive
input, Peter. I think we can call it a day.

Alexandre Prokoudine

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