[Scribus] problems with duplication

Michael Vincent michael
Tue Apr 3 23:34:01 CEST 2007

I had the same problem.

Workaround is to make sure that you can see the whole page before you start
the Duplicate Items function. If you can see the whole page, then you should
not have any more problems!

Works a treat every time now.


On 04/04/07, Rick Pasotto <rick at niof.net> wrote:
> on debian etch.
> I have designed a business card that needs to be duplicated nine times
> to make a full page of ten cards.
> *Sometimes* after the duplication one or more of the text boxes goes
> into overflow condition. Deleting it and trying again usually results in
> a good copy. Occasionally I have to delete/duplicate multiple times.
> I gave up on trying 'multiple duplicate' because of the errors. It was
> just easier to do it manually.
> Has anyone else experienced this behavior?
> Second question: If I decide to make a change to the card is there any
> way around deleting all nine copies and then re-duplicating them?
> --
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>     Rick Pasotto    rick at niof.net    http://www.niof.net
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Michael Vincent
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