[Scribus] Stupid N00b Question
Mon Jul 4 16:22:17 CEST 2005
Adrianna Pinska wrote:
>As for the opening/closing double quotes, the rule is quite simple:
>within each paragraph, alternate opening and closing quotes, starting
>with an opening quote. If a quote is accidentally omitted (or an
>extra quote is inserted) in the original text, you'll need to fix the
>problem manually, but fortunately you'll never have to fix more than
>one paragraph per stuff-up. You shouldn't ever have nested double
>quotes to worry about.
I think that in word-processing programs, it has to do with whether
there is a preceding space or not; it has to be a little more
complicated than that, since you might have something preceded and
followed with parentheses like ("blah, blah, blah...."), but focusing on
the absence/presence of a preceding space takes care of the bulk of the
I wonder if there could be key-mapping to use Alt-', Ctrl-', and
Shift-Alt-', Shift-Ctrl-', since as far as I know these aren't used for
Is there a way to use Scripter to modify the contents of the text frame?
(ie, are there commands in Scripter to do this?)
Ultimately, it would seem there could be a toggle to turn on/off
quotation mark subs, with modifiers to choose what you want to substitute.
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