[Scribus] Baseline - Beardline?
Thu May 11 12:23:14 CEST 2006
I've just subscribed to the list and perhaps this has come up previously - I'm
...all text sits on the beardline, not the baseline. That is, the descenders
of lower case p and q (for example) sit on what should be the baseline (where
the torso should sit - b and d for example).
It's not a problem ...because all text snaps to this beardline, however it's
not correct typesetting so does anyone have any thoughts on this?
Please don't reply with ideas on 'correcting' baseline settings - it is
correct; the problem is type just doesn't sit as it should re baseline.
Having said that, as I'm new to Scribus (oh, many years of pro typesetting but
learning a new program is well, just that) I'm wondering if Scribus has the
ability to set type to sit on either the baseline, beardline, midline or
topline - and I've, in my lack of Scribus experience have set the baseline to
Any thoughts/knowledge on this?
best to all,
More information about the scribus