[Scribus] I'm puzzled

Gregory Pittman gpittman
Fri Jul 21 16:13:19 CEST 2006

avox wrote:
> BandiPat-2 wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> These questions might have been asked before, not sure, but here goes. 
>> While helping to show a new user the advantages of using Scribus over a
>> word processor to layout a newsletter, I ran into a couple of things I
>> wasn't expecting and didn't know how to get around.  The first was an
>> age old problem that's been around for quite some time.  The line
>> spacing between words/lines, if you increase the font size on the page. 
>> She had a two line heading/title and increased the font size.  Of
>> course, the lines then ran together.  While adjusting the line spacing,
>> all the lines in that text frame were affected!  I thought that had been
>> fixed for 1.3.x, but find it to still be a problem.  I'm guessing that
>> if you use the "story editor" this will prevent that?  Or at least let
>> you size fonts and adjust the line spacing only on the highlighted text?
> No, currently Scribus handles only one linespacing per frame, which can be
> auto and then should adapt to font sizes.
> 1.3.4 will (hopefully) support linespacing per paragraph.
To some extent, use of paragraph styles can serve this purpose.


More information about the scribus mailing list