[Scribus] 1.2.2 is coming.. pre-announce string freeze

Craig Bradney cbradney
Sat Apr 9 19:22:11 CEST 2005

On Saturday 09 April 2005 19:10, Andreas Vox wrote:
> mrdocs wrote:
> > Here is the grand plan right now:
> >
> > 1) We're combing through bugs.scribus.net and picking off the ones
> > which are true bugs and fixes will not affect stability.
> >
> > 2) Our guess right now is we will make a definite string freeze
> > announcement sometime in the next week or so.
> >
> > 3) We may or may not have an RC release candidate.
> >
> > 4) Final release in early-mid May.
> >
> > The main focus is stability, fit and finish. While 1.3 has nice new
> > goodies, it is not stable enough nor is the file format finalized for
> > production work.
> Concerning typographical quotes: How much effort would it be to
> duplicate the Menu entry "Insert Non Breaking Space" for the
> four missing typographical quotes?

Its very easy, and its on my todo list.. amongst other ones. You might have 
noted more changes to menu entries and shortcuts in the past two days.

> Would also be nice to have an option to change the actual symbols
> according to language if there's a simple way to implement it.

Yes.. we have discussed this before. No user came to a single conclusion of 
the better way to do it. (You have to handle multiple languages in one frame, 

> For 1.3.0 it should be possible to adapt the shortwords plugin,
> after all it's just search and replace.

Yes, and no. Kind of different function.

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