Scribus is an open source desktop page layout program with the aim of

producing commercial grade output in PDF and Postscript.

Scribus can be used for many tasks; from brochure design to newspapers,

magazines, newsletters and posters to technical documentation.

Scribus supports professional DTP features, such as CMYK color and a

color management system to soft proof images for high quality color printing,

flexible PDF creation options, Encapsulated PostScript import/export and

creation of 4 color separations, import of EPS/PS and SVG as native vector

graphics, Unicode text including right to left scripts such as Arabic and

Hebrew via freetype. Graphic formats which can be placed in Scribus as images

include PDF, Encapsulated Post Script (eps), TIFF, JPEG, PNG and XPixMap(xpm),

and any bitmap type supported by QT4.

If you need to use the render frame install the texlive-latex-recommended

package (suggested).


Source package: scribus-doc

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install scribus-doc deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install scribus-doc