[Scribus] Another happy user
Mon Oct 3 00:51:11 CEST 2005
Johan Herland wrote:
> I just want to say that even though I haven't done any DTP work in more
> than 5 years, and my overall DTP skills are rudimentary at best, I was
> still able to layout a 96-page print-ready anthology of texts from
> young norwegian authors with Scribus!
> The book(let) contains text imported from OpenOffice, colors and
> pictures and even crop marks and bleeding, and the best thing is that I
> did all on my spare time (of which there is not much) over the course
> of a week.
> A big "thank you" to the Scribus developers and all the rest of you who
> make Scribus such a great piece of quality software!
> PS: A small feature request: It should be possible to substitute Scribus
> styles for OpenOffice styles when importing OpenOffice documents (so
> that I wouldn't have to rename my OpenOffice styles beforehand). The
> current behaviour either corrupts my existing styles, or adds a lot
> styles which I then have to manually convert to my predefined Scribus
> styles (which removes any inline styling such as a single italicized
> word, etc.). In other words: When I import OpenOffice docs, Scribus
> sometimes prompts me for font substitutions (because of missing fonts).
> What I want is something similar for styles...
I've just added your relation to our "Success stories" on the Scribus Wiki:
Feel free to extend it, polish, add screen shots of your anthology (not
too large, please), etc...
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