[Scribus] Quark user's questions

Craig Ringer craig
Thu Jan 27 04:48:36 CET 2005

On Wed, 2005-01-26 at 18:28 -0600, Steve Herrick wrote:
> On Thu, 27 Jan 2005 00:07:51 +0100, Martin Costabel <costabel at wanadoo.fr> wrote:

> Perhaps that's why Inkscape measures Y values from the bottom up...

That's also the PostScript standard co-ordinate model. Scribus uses the
window system model, probably because the underlying Qt widget it uses
for its canvas does this. I was very surprised by this myself and it
took a fair bit of getting used to.

Craig Ringer

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