[scribus] Two new questions from a Newbie

David Burleigh david.burleigh at saphar.net
Wed Sep 25 19:08:18 UTC 2019

On Wed, 2019-09-25 at 11:55 -0700, Jeffrey Dimsdale wrote:
> (1) I just installed Scribus on an Intel Mac running the latest OS. I
> got a message that plies that Scribus is a 32-bit app and may not run
> under upcoming systems. Is there a 64-bit version or is it in the
> works?
> (2) Is Scribus able to open InDesign (.indd) documents? If not is
> there a work around?
> Thank you. 
> Jeff Dimsdale
> Kiwanis Club of Costa Mesa
> 949-929-1201

If you export the layout from InDesign in IDML format, you can open it
with Scribus (version 1.5.5). It won't be perfect, but you'll have all
of elements approximately in place, and with a little work you can put
it in order.

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