[scribus] Running Scribus on Windows XP

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Wed Jun 24 00:19:10 CEST 2009

Lori Jiacinto wrote:

> To crash Scribus when bringing in a JPEG file:  press "I" and select an 
> area; right-click in the red dotted square outline (there is no big X in 
> the middle) and select "Get image..."; choose an existing file from the 
> "Open" window (where the image previews look great, BTW); click "Open"; 
> see the popup "Scribus crashes due to the following exception: 
> In short: how do I see what I'm working on (other than the print preview 
> or exporting it to pdf constantly), and how do I import an image file 
> without Scribus crashing?

As other windows users don't have either of these problems, I think you 
may have to look at your hardware or hardware configuration.

Have you tried running a RAM diagnostic recently ?

Cheers, J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
Managing Director, T4 Sustainability Limited. http://www.T4sLtd.co.uk/
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