[Scribus] round flowing text

Tom Hicks tom
Wed Sep 27 00:39:36 CEST 2006

In message <20060926210329.18889.qmail at web54110.mail.yahoo.com>
          Adam Lafayette <atomlbomb at yahoo.com> wrote:

> I am trying to figure out how to make text follow around a circle.
> For example if I make a round text box and I start typing in text.
> I would like the text to follow around the outside edge of that
> circular text box instead of going horizontally.
Create a circle
Convert circle to (text) frame
set text to flow around frame

(this is off the top of my head, and i have probably left out the 
important stuff ;-)


> There is some discussion under the subject
> how to edit text on path
> I'm wondering if this is discussing the same thing.  Not quite
> understanding that discussion though because I'm not really sure what
> it means.
> Is there something in the documentation or wiki that would help me with this?
> I don't mind reading.

see http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/Working_with_text_frames#Propert 
also the freedom yug toturial has more 


> I'm runing scribus in win2k.
> I'm a rather new user of scribus but already able to do quite a bit with it.
> Thanks.
> Adam Lafayette  N1ZGG   atomlbomb at yahoo.com    http://www.bloodkeg.com
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