[Scribus] Page numbering revisited

Craig Bradney cbradney
Fri Nov 4 23:49:46 CET 2005

On Thursday 03 November 2005 05:12, Paraplegic Racehorse wrote:
> Craig Bradney wrote:
> >Some questions tho..
> >
> >Page 0-4 being numbered i-v
> >Page 5-9 being numbered 1-5
> >Page 10-14 being numbered A-E
> >
> >If a page is added after page 4, should the new page 5 be in the 1st
> > section, or the first in the 2nd section.. and then how should the
> > section numbering change.
> I haven't looked at the Add Page dialog of the 1.3 series, yet, so I do
> not know how it differs from 1.2x. However, the 1.2 series includes
> 'Insert Before...' and 'Insert After...' logic already. Simply extending
> the functionality of the existing logic gives reasonable defaults.
> If selected Insert After... (using your example, page 4), append to
> section one, continuing page numbering to vi.
> If selected Insert Before... (page 5), then prepend to second section,
> shifting page numbering so that the new page 5 is labeled '5' and
> section continues through 10.

Done, like that. Will be in anoncvs in a few hours.

> >When a page is added within a section, say, after page 6. Should the 2nd
> >section automatically be extended to be 5-10, and the 3rd be from 11-15?
> In short: Yes.
> Somewhere down the line, options for changing these defaults probably
> should go into doc preferences, somewhere.

Maybe, we have a lot of preferences now though. Its not a major hassle to 
manage as it is.

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