[scribus] query

ale rimoldi ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Sat Jul 7 10:22:30 UTC 2012


> It is also possible to run a virtual PC on G4 machines, allowing you
> to run anything suitable for XP (I think it goes as far as XP....).
> A few years back it was available from both Microsoft and Apple via
> their sites.  You might check to see today.
> http://www.ehow.com/how_7149094_run-xp-mac-powerpc-g4.html
> http://www.bing.com/search?q=virtual+pc+g4&src=ie9tr
> >________________________________
> >
> > 
> >hi rieppe,
> >> Dear Scribus,
> >> I attempted to download scribus.net but I was informed my computer
> >> couldn't operate the program. My computer is a Power Book G4 Mac
> >> '04 so I might need an updated computer. Could you please let me
> >> know if there is anything I can do to download and operate
> >> scribus.net?
> >> 
> >
> >you can install an older version of scribus by downloading it from
> >sourceforge (i think) or by installing it through mac-ports or a
> >similar package manager.
> >
> >the newer version of scribus are not available anymore for the PPC
> >macs, sorry.
> >
> >ciao
> >a.l.e

ah, what you can always do is to install linux in dual boot on your ppc
mac and start linux when you want to work with scribus.

a bit more painful to use (and install) than having a virtual machine
but definitively faster! (most of all if your ppc is a powerbook...)


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