[Ubuntu-ch] Ubuntu bad for Scribus?
theo.schmidt at wilhelmtux.ch
Sat Feb 27 13:10:27 GMT 2010
Myriam Schweingruber schrieb:
> Version 8.04 is NOT an LTS version for the KDE packages, only for the
> underlying base system.
I don't think that's an issue in this case, because Scribus is not a KDE
package. However it does depend on QT, so perhaps you're right.
> upgrade to Karmic, since it is absolutely pointless to keep 8.04 for
> KDE users, it never was an LTS for KDE.
In our office each and any change of anything generates problems. We planned on
getting new hardware this summer and making the switch to this, to Lucid and
KDE4 all at once. Maybe this is wrong and we should get people used to KDE4
first. However at the moment lots of things are working perfectly with KDE3.5,
so I'm putting off problems related to this as long as possible.
However, I didn't want to start a KDE-disscussion, but rather ask if there is
conceivably any truth in the scribus-developers claim that Ubuntu was the most
unsatisfactory of the large distribution to run Scribus with, because of large
changes within QT by Canonical, and if it would be preferable to use Debian
QT-packages rather than Ubuntu QT-packages.
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