[scribus] "Open Existing" dialog never displays anything

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Sat Oct 6 22:47:25 UTC 2012

> Owen said the following at 10/06/2012 04:05 PM :
>> On Sat, 06 Oct 2012 15:37:03 -0600
>> "D. R. Evans" <doc.evans at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Using 64-bit Kubuntu precise, when I click on the "Open Existing"
>>> tab
>>> to open an sla file, the dialog box never gets populated. The only
>>> thing I can do is to terminate the process.
>> Just as a matter of interest, does the dialog box show "Look in"
>> followed by a text box. can you manipulate that text box to get the
>> desired directory?
> Nope. The dialog displays just the window decorations (i.e., the frame
> and the
> title bar). The interior is a very boring white; no text at all.

OK, another punt. Which GUI do you have.

I think the command is qtconfig-qt4 (but should be in the Menu listing)

just change it to say, Plastique and see what happens


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