Scribus 1.4.4 SVN Snapshot 140415| 70.13 Mb
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Change in 1.4.4 SVN Snapshot 140415
[Translation] Docs update for 1.4.4, Italian translation (jghali) - resolved.
[User Interface] Edit -Preferences -Fonts should be File Preferences - Fonts in Font Substitution dialog (jghali) - resolved.
[Import / Export] Add support of PDF/X-1a to 1.4.x (jghali) - closed.
[General] Scratch space amnesia (jghali) - closed.
[Canvas] Snapping properties not set correctly in "Page" menu when switching between docs (jghali) - closed.
[Styles] Crash when right clicking after style renaming (jghali) - closed.
[Color Management] Scribus does not search icc profiles in all needed directories (jghali) - closed.
[Shape Drawing] Open Polygon tool crashes Scribus in determined condition (jghali) - closed.
[Translation] Danish Translation - Update (jghali) - closed.
[User Interface] Treat page borders as guides (jghali) - closed.
[Translation] Italian translation updates for 1.5.0 (+ accent fix for 1.4.4) (cbradney) - closed.
[Translation] Docs Italian translation - Update for 1.4.4 (jghali) - closed.
[User Interface] Item - Level entries order is different from the one shown with right-click on canvas (cbradney) - closed.
[Translation] Hungarian translation update for 1.4.4 (jghali) - closed.
[Translation] Italian translation updates for 1.4.4 (jghali) - closed.
[Scripter] Fix the translation issues in Autoquote2.py and replace the current Autoquote script with the new version (gpittman) - closed.
[Translation] German translation updates for 1.4.4 (jghali) - closed.
[User Interface] Escape key in "open file" tab breaks splash dialog (jghali) - closed.
[Translation] German translations for some First Line Offset settings seem to be incorrect (christoph_s) - closed.
[PDF] TIFF transparency incorrectly exported PDF (jghali) - closed.
: [User Interface] Ticks in menu not synced with state of tool - Insert character palette++ (cbradney) - closed.
[User Interface] Mouse cursor should change when hovering a text field (fschmid) - closed.
[Canvas] Vertical guides disappear when editing master pages (jghali) - closed.
[User Interface] Better Search dialog initial state (cbradney) - closed.
[User Interface] Crash when editing object nodes (jghali) - closed.
[Story Editor / Text Frames] Story Editor Subscript/Superscript preview does not correspond to the Text Frame (jghali) - closed.
[User Interface] Duplicate entries in the expanded German version of the "Save as Template" dialog (jghali) - closed.
[Undo/Redo] Undo crashes Scribus after changing the page arrangement (jghali) - closed.
[Undo/Redo] Ghost entries in "Outline" Window (jghali) - closed.
[Canvas] Editing Flipped Text Frames from canvas behave as no flipped ones (jghali) - closed.
[Story Editor / Text Frames] Incorrect cursor position for flipped text (jghali) - closed.
[Scripter] CalendarWizard doesn't work anymore (jghali) - closed.
[Styles] the character color style is not remembered (jghali) - closed.
[Story Editor / Text Frames] Check Spelling crashes pressing "Ignore All" without text available (jghali) - closed.
[General] Double frames around the object after rotation (jghali) - closed.
[Usability] Incorrect display of guide lines depending on zoom level (jghali) - closed.
[User Interface] Cannot Rename Groups from Properties (jghali) - closed.
[Translation] Typo in non US-English tooltips for colour blindness selections (jghali) - closed.
[Documentation] Minor doc update (jghali) - closed.
[PDF] PDF Option "Embed PDF & EPS files" not saved with document/template (jghali) - closed.