[Scribus] No rich text?!!!

Craig Bradney cbradney
Tue Apr 20 17:21:58 CEST 2004

On Tue, 2004-04-20 at 17:32, Terry Hancock wrote:
> Regarding Bug# 0000002
> " Ability to have multiple character formats/styles in one 
> paragraph, ie character based styles"
> This is a glaring omission -- a desktop publishing program 
> that can't do rich text is like a vector graphics program 
> that can't draw a circle.
> I spent a long time thinking I just didn't understand how to 
> use the interface to do this, since I couldn't believe a 
> desktop publishing program with a version above 1.0 would 
> be lacking this feature.
> Yet I see no mention of it in the documentation, nor in the 
> mailing list archives. It doesn't seem to have been 
> considered all that important.  So I thought I should speak 
> up to advocate giving this a high priority!  (this didn't 
> seem appropriate for the "bug notes", since this is simply 
> supporting the importance of the bug).
> Also to ask if anyone has any suggested work-arounds while 
> the problem persists?  Otherwise, my newsletter is going to 
> look rather unprofessional. :-(

Yes.. dont use Paragraph Styles....

Works perfectly.. and simply.

If I can produce a 36 page magazine and others have been able to produce
their newsletters and publications, you can produce your newsletter.

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