Scribus 1.5.6 unstable (?) freezes immediately at startup

Bug #1901345 reported by antoonstessels
This bug affects 3 people
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scribus (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Software and Synaptic say it's version 1.5.5., but when one installs, it appears to be 1.5.6 unstable. The shell briefly crashes and the window freezes. Can only be terminated by killing the process.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 20.10
Package: scribus 1.5.5+svn23928+dfsg-1build1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.8.0-25.26-generic 5.8.14
Uname: Linux 5.8.0-25-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu50
Architecture: amd64
CasperMD5CheckResult: skip
CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
Date: Sat Oct 24 21:35:39 2020
InstallationDate: Installed on 2019-12-09 (320 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 19.10 "Eoan Ermine" - Release amd64 (20191017)
SourcePackage: scribus
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to groovy on 2020-10-21 (3 days ago)

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antoonstessels (antoon-stessels-gmail) wrote :
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in scribus (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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Gyuris Gellért (gellert-gyuris) wrote :

@antoonstessels, we are discussing this bug with Scribus developers here: Can you join please?

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antoonstessels (antoon-stessels-gmail) wrote :

OK, I will. Thanks. I have since downgraded back to Ubuntu 20.04, but go check to see if I can help.

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