Version 1.1.5 of Scribus

Release Notes: This will be the last development release before the next stable release of Scribus 1.2. Most of this release has been focused on code optimizations and polishing new features added in recent releases. Among the notable additions are multiple color sets (4 currently available); drop caps capability; a multiple column feature for text frames; tab support with left, right, centered, full stop, and comma tabulators; and search and replace functions for text frames. The translations for Finnish, Czech, Danish, Ukrainian, Polish, Russian, and British were updated.

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Release Notes: A new spellchecker based on Hunspell was provided. 64-bit versions are now available for Windows Vista, 7, and 8. Documentation was updated (including translations), and UI translations were updated. A security update was provided for the Python Scripter (Windows) along with fixes to issues with file locations and file names on Windows. There were also fixes and an enhancement to the Scripter. Additional build options were provided. There were major and minor bugfixes, ranging from crashes in some corner cases to usability improvements.

Release Notes: This release adds GiveLife Color System palettes (license in the swatches directory), adds updates to resolve small canvas issues, fixes bitmap and SVG image importation issues, adds undo steps for path operations and page moving, fixes master page behavior, fixes text editing issues, enhances the scripter, updates translations, significantly updates the Italian version of the help documents, and relocates profiles and swatches to the share directory of Unix-like systems (Linux, OS X, etc.) to fit in with the FHS.

Release Notes: More than 2000 feature requests and bugs have been resolved since the development of this version started.

Release Notes: Fixes were made for the Story Editor, Styles, and buggy fonts. Support was added for CUPS 1.5.

Release Notes: Crash bugs were fixed. A lot of undo updates were made (including updates to text undo). Usability fixes were made. A move was made to 140 versioned preference files. A number of older bugs were triaged and fixed.


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