[Scribus] Google Summer of Code 2007 (other ideas)

Christoph Schäfer christoph-schaefer
Fri Mar 16 18:31:09 CET 2007

Hi all,

here are some more ideas for those interested in applying for SoC. The 
majority is drawn from the bug tracker. Most of them seem to projects that 
can be finished in the time frame of SoC. I will also add them to the Wiki.

XML Editor http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=1394

Text export feature: ODT or other http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=5190

Search and Replace for the whole document 

Snap items to baseline grid http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=2899

Snap guides to items http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=3343

TeX rendering engine http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=128

Auto-change quotes to typographical quotes depending on language settings 

Add Spellcheck functionality to Story Editor 

Widow/orphan control http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=132
Implement a 'clone' tool a la Inkscape 

Enhance PDF exporter to enabled embedding PDF within PDF for PDF 1.4+ 

Implement JDF (Job Definition Format) http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=2460
Formatting Lens http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=2542

RTF importer
WordPerfect importer



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