[scribus] Beware 1.5.2 trunk

Craig Bradney cbradney at scribus.info
Mon Mar 28 12:05:36 UTC 2016

> On 28 Mar 2016, at 13:10, ZASKE Martin <zm at revue-gugu.org> wrote:
>> On 24.03.2016 17:26, JLuc wrote:
>> CTL Complex Script Layout big patch has been merged into svn trunk.
>> This is big news since it will enable more langage writings
>> to use scribus, and it might also help fix some long lasting
>> layout issues.
>> It's necessary to test it thoroughfully and report any issues.
>> JLuc
> Thanks JLuc. We are lurking for new text rendering, because for our
> language, some combining diacritica are not behaving correctly.
> I would love to test whether this release will fix our issues. But
> (being in West Africa) I have poor internet and have only compiled once
> or twice. If somebody is making installers for Windows 10 64 bit or for
> OpenSuse Leap, please let me know. Thanks.
> Martin

Hi Martin

The best you can do is make a sample doc for us right now.
1 image frame with a picture of well rendered text from another app like Word or similar
1 text frame containing the same text.
Let us know the font that works and where we can get it and of course what language it is. The text should be something we c an publish and republish without issue.

Submit all that in a bug and we'll test it.

We'll be providing some test binaries in a week or so.


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