[Scribus] Few problems

Craig Bradney cbradney
Thu Jun 3 18:55:59 CEST 2004

On Thu, 2004-06-03 at 17:55, C?dric GEMY wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using Scribus to write a 250 pages book about gimp. Some remarks (I'm using
> the scribus1.2cvs.deb version ) :
> - when I select text and delete it, it deletes the selection and the next letter

not here.

> - paragraphs styles named Copy of are automatically generated even if they don't
> appear in the source file

sometimes... no idea how yet. we have a bug for this one already

> - Find/replace works only in the current frame. If the frame is linked to
> another the command doesn't follow this frame.

we know. one day.

> - I don't see anything to lock a frame position

xyz tab of properties palette, or right click and Lock

> - it could be useful to add shortcuts to paragraph styles and to import functions

how do u mean? menus? menu shortcut keys will be added after 1.1.7 is

> - when editing a paragraph style using indentation and a different first line
> indentation, the later is automatically reset to the lobal indentation.

can u please provide an example doc?

> - we cannot base a style on another

planned in the future after 1.2

> - I've put a frame containing page number (ctrl#, or i'm french it seem to be
> Ctrl AltGr 3) in a template, but in the document I only can get number from 0 to
> 9 : i.e. 25 is 5, 52 is 2 ...

insert more than one page number character

> - frame border doesn't always work, and sometimes no border is printed although
> it is defined in the properties.

can u provide an example doc please, always works here

> And at last questions :
> - when exporting a PDF, are pictures linkend or included in the document (i try
> to print without pictures, those didn't print but it was Ok whan I got back my
> files)

all in the pdf

> - is there an solutions to define a hand made hyphenation

turn off automatic hyphenation and then tell it to hyphenate. itll ask
you for each word.

> - id for a permanent space (for example, I don't want that at the end of a line
> a : be separated from the preceding word.

Not sure, 
> Wow, is't it ? I hope those remarks can be useful. May be there just due to a
> misundertanding.

thanks for the comments. Please make sure you are running the latest
1.2cvs deb 

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