[scribus] Announce: Scribus 1.4.0 Released

Peter Linnell plinnell at scribus.net
Mon Jan 2 03:36:46 UTC 2012

On 01/01/2012 06:51 PM, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 3:18 AM, Craig Bradney wrote:
>> Hi
>> We'd like to announce the release of Scribus 1.4.0 with the below information about the release,
>> please also see http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/1.4.0_Release for the coloured wiki format.
> Apparently there is something wrong with Sourceforge: the tarball
> downloads fine, but doesn't open with
> bzip2: (stdin) is not a bzip2 file.
> tar: Child returned status 2
> tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
> I've seen the same with another project last night, it doesn't depend
> on a browser *and* the issue is confirmed from a totally different
> location (Toronto vs. Moscow).
> At the same time a tarball from a third project downloads and opens just fine.

I just downloaded from SF and did:

tar -tf scribus-1.4.0.tar.bz2
tar -xvf scribus-1.4.0.tar.bz2

No issues at all.

Found the problem. It seems to have been compressed with gzip.

So, tarballs are uploading now.

d19e455f261c4075076f1d6f4a55fbd934a66c60 scribus-1.4.0.tar.bz2

Sorry for the issue.


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