[scribus] Bad news/good news

Craig Bradney cbradney at scribus.info
Mon Apr 10 20:57:01 UTC 2017

> On 10 Apr 2017, at 22:50, scrib at wexfordpress.com wrote:
> My attempt to post a gzipped tarball of latest svn  on my website failed. 
> When I downloaded the file to another partition I unzipped
> and untarred it but could not make it work…

This is not at all surprising. The system needs to be in the same state of package version, etc etc. This practice is really discouraged. AppImages work very differently.

> The good news; after two svn revisions that didn't work for me the latest  
> revision 21854 seems to work OK.
> A question: why  must one always manually set color management on? Why not 
> make that the default?
> I cannot think of a situation where I would not want it on. Fussy details 
> like this can frustrate newbies.

Not everyone wants it on. Most people (who don’t know how to use it) will make their print jobs worse by using incorrect profiles.


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