[scribus-dev] a slight (?) modification of scripter command fileDialog()

ale rimoldi ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Sun Nov 20 22:03:24 UTC 2016


> I am trying to write a script in which you can accumulate a list of
> image files, to then place inside a set of frames.
> It's easy enough to set up a while loop to accomplish this, but the
> subsequent irritation is that each time you bring up the dialog, it is
> starting in the $HOME directory.
> This is different from the dialog for Get Image, where the last
> directory used is saved for the starting point the next time. It would
> be nice if the fileDialog() command could use the same parameter that
> is used by fileImportImage, and reset it if it changes.

why don't you select multiple image files in the load dialog and then
aplly each image to an existing frame or create one?

otherwise, i agree that one should be able to set the current path
when calling the file open dialog...


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