Monday, June 1, 2015

News: Scribus 1.5.0 released.

The new version 1.5.0 for test purposes is now based on Qt 5.2. Some features come with this version:
  • Scribus can now store bitmap images within its native file format;
  • offers a "Symbol" or clone feature similar to Adobe Illustrator;
  • the new "Weld" feature, objects are combined and moved without being grouped;
  • each object remains fully editable;
  • most often requested text features: vertical scaling of text, orphans and widows control, foot and endnotes, text variables, cross references;
  • with a huge number of new or rewritten import filters - and some are still experimental;
  • also: vector drawings, 3D, bitmap files, ...
Read more about this new version: 1.5.0 release webpage.