[Scribus] Story Editor
Mon Jul 10 22:29:27 CEST 2006
> On Monday 10 July 2006 12:36, Pedrie Roberts wrote:
>> Thanks for all who answered about downloading and installing for Ubuntu,
>> esp. Mr Jordan, who knows what he's doing AND how to explain it.
>> My biggest frustration with Scribus is Story Editor, which i.m.o. is quite
>> useless for editing and maybe Scribus' weakest feature. And you can't use
>> another editor, because it seems you can't paste into Story Editor. Any
>> hope of at least wysiwig? (I'm not just negative; I think Scirbus in
>> general is absolutely fantastic.)
> I di not follow your original thread but you can paste into the story editor.
> I just pasted the contents of your post there.
> I di a Edit copy of the text, then went to Scribus (version 126.96.36.199, SUSE
> 10.0), created a text box and then did ctrl V (paste). Note edit paste will
> not work in the story editor (it's greyed out). You will still need to format
> text or make styles to format it. The above method does not carry over the
This is under active development right now, to allow importation of
formatting from outside sources. There is some ability to retain
formatting from oo.org and html. You can always use a plain text editor,
import the text, then format in Story Editor (paragraph styles are
useful here) or in the main window in Properties.
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