[scribus] EBooks...

Henry W. Peters hwpeters at jamadots.com
Thu May 9 20:51:01 UTC 2013

On 05/06/2013 03:54 PM, hafizswali wrote:
>   Thank 
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> -------- Original message --------
> From: Gregory Pittman<gpittman at iglou.com>
> Date: 06/05/2013  01:09  (GMT+01:00)
> To: Scribus User Mailing List<scribus at lists.scribus.net>
> Subject: Re: [scribus] EBooks...
> On 05/05/2013 06:45 PM, S B wrote:
>> I don't remember seeing this in a discussion, but I'm now in the process of
>> writing some books for the Kindle.  The Kindle User's Guide instructs us to
>> use MSWord or a clone, and my last book(let) was constructed in Word.
>>     However, Scribus offers some real advantages, especially for the
>> graphics-friendly environment of the Kindle Fire.  Is there any info on how
>> to do this (Kindle requires HTML)?  Scribus does not offer HTML export that
>> I can see, but it would be useful if there was a workaround.
> Currently, I don't think Scribus is your best option.
> Try Sigil to create an ePub, then calibre to convert to mobi.
> Greg

Thanks for the clues here Greg, I have been trying (now) to build Sigil 
on Debian Squeeze. Hang up at installing QT 5.2...

When I do:

  'sudo ./qt-linux-opensource-5.0.2-x86-offline.run'

as per install instructions, I get:

'./qt-linux-opensource-5.0.2-x86-offline.run: /usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6: 
version `GLIBCXX_3.4.15' not found (required by 

Did a search for said file (`GLIBCXX_3.4.15'), could not find it... Any 
suggestions welcome.


P.s., no problem installing 'calibre' on Debian Squeeze.

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