Scribus is an open-source program that brings professional page layout to Linux/Unix, MacOS X, OS/2 and Windows.
It is powerful 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. There is an enthusiastic and friendly community around Scribus that assists beginner and pro alike through our mailing list, IRC channel, wiki, contracted support, and the bugtracker.
Scribus supports professional features, such as CMYK color, spot color, separations, ICC color and robust commercial grade PDF.
# Important enhancements: * Scribus has been ported to the Haiku operating system. * The Barcode Writer has been updated and supports many more barcodes, including QR. * The Galaxy Gauge™ color matching system and color tools have been included. * New color palettes from government agencies (Canada, Germany, The Netherlands, United Kingdom) have been included. * More Open Source color palettes have been included. * Improvements to the build system. * Improvements to the Preflight Verifier. * The A4 page size limit of TeX-rendered graphics in Render Frames has been removed. * The Short Words plug-in now supports Danish. * Many updates to the Online Manual.
# Most important bugfixes: * Disabled hyphenation on some Linux distributions is working again. * Some unit conversion issues have been fixed. * Display issues related to Ubuntu's Unity interface have been fixed. * Some fixes to wrong or irritating UI behavior. * Memory management in connection with the new Hyphenator has been optimized. * Issues with the Clang compiler have been fixed. * Scribus now supports Pillow as an alternative to the Python Imaging Library. * Many translation updates.