Scribus – desktop page layout program in Linux Mint/PinguyOS

Scribus - desktop page layout program in Linux Mint

Scribus is a powerful desktop publishing software that helps you create great looking documents of all kinds. It also comes with a lot of support options to help you achieve the best result.

Scribus can be used for many tasks; from brochure design to newspapers, magazines, newsletters and posters to technical documentation. It has sophisticated page layout features like precision placing and rotating of text and/or images on a page, manual kerning of type, bezier curves polygons, precision placement of objects, layering with RGB and CMYK custom colors. The Scribus document file format is XML-based. Unlike proprietary binary file formats, even damaged documents, can be recovered with a simple text editor.

Scribus - desktop page layout program in Linux Mint/PinguyOSScribus – desktop page layout program in Linux Mint/PinguyOS

Scribus saves documents in their native format *.sla. Supported export to PDF and image formats (svg, eps, png, jpg, bmp and others).

Scribus - desktop page layout program in Linux Mint/PinguyOSScribus – desktop page layout program in Linux Mint/PinguyOS

Installation into Linux Mint:

from the ubuntu repository

sudo apt-get install scribus[/simterm]

If you want to use the latest version of the program (not from the ubuntu repos), use the repository from the OFFICIAL PAGE.

Good Luck!!!

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