[Scribus] scribus + bash
Fri Dec 2 22:50:41 CET 2005
This looks like a perfect job for OpenOffice.
You have your invoice-information in a database.
Make the invoice-template, connect the Database, put in the fields you wish,
and print all your 1000 letters in one go.
What's the reason that you can not do like this?
Am Freitag, 2. Dezember 2005 13:44 schrieb Marcin Kuk:
> > You could use OpenOffice.org for such a work. Don't know if command line
> > is possible, but is it really required ?
> Yes ... we work on specialized programs in text mode and we need
> generate and print about 1000 invoices in one month (this must be done
> in 2 last days in month).
> Now we can print straight looking invoices on old printer.
> > You can access your database from OOo
> > and use it as a data source for merging it with a template.
> > If your database is not a supported format, you could generate a csv
> > like file from command line, and use it from OOo as data source.
> > Christophe
> > 2005/12/2, Marcin Kuk <marcin.kuk at gmail.com>:
> > > Hi
> > >
> > > I would like to execute scribus in text mode in BASH environment. I
> > > don't want GUI. I would like to put the values from my database (ie:
> > > by command line) and force scribus to put this value into earlier
> > > prepared boxes in template which will automatically printed.
> > > I need it to print pretty looking invoices.
> > >
> > > Maybe is another project which can do that more simply?
> > >
> > > Regards
> > >
> > > Marcin Kuk
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