[scribus] Announce: Scribus 1.3.5.RC2

Craig Bradney cbradney at zip.com.au
Sat Jun 6 23:47:35 CEST 2009

John Culleton wrote:
> On Thursday 04 June 2009 14:58:48 Craig Bradney wrote:
>>> This sounds like a koan to me :
>>> Could you explain what "based on" means in this sentence ?
>>> Will 140 be a 135 with just a different name ?
>>> Will 140 be a 135 with more features and more work on it ?
>>> This seems... obvious, so if so, why mention it ?
>>> It is a very side question, but since this point arises
>>> regularly, (somehow 140 will be THE real stable, not 135)
>>> i'd be glad to have a clear understanding of this.
>>> JLuc
>> Honestly, I don't get what you don't get (that hasn't been said
>> before)
>> 1.3.5 is NOT stable.. it will be a development release...
>> 1.4.0 will be considered stable.. and "based on" means it will
>> include more fixes and potentially some enhancements... These
>> things get mentioned for all of those new people on the list, and
>> those that don't read it often, and for those that ask the same
>> questions over and over again :)
>> 1.3.3.x will then die a peaceful death.
>> Craig
> I have a little script that contains the statement:
> svn co  svn://scribus.info/Scribus/branches/Version135
> Will this retrieve rc2 or some earlier version?

It will retrieve the latest code for the 1.3.5 release, which is now
different to the RC2 code... continuing to use that line will end up
getting you 1.3.5 when released.


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