[Scribus] Book and Translaters

John Beardmore John
Fri Feb 1 03:46:36 CET 2008

Christoph Sch?fer wrote:
> Am Freitag, 1. Februar 2008 01:06:20 schrieb John Beardmore:
>> Roger wrote:

>>> Trust me it is absolutely worth the minor pain of going to OpenOffice
>>> particularly while in windows, because once some of the team go over to
>>> Linux there will be no hiccups.
>>> Your translaters will find the look and feel & some menu items in
>>> different positions and that's pretty much the only difference between
>>> them.
>> Out of interest, does OO support VBA like macros ?
> Yes, but it doesn't support VBA macros (yet). OTOH, Scripting in OO.o is much 
> more versatile with respect to macros and scripting than micros~1 Office.

OK.  I'm not a big fan of VBA.  It's a few years since I used it, but it 
always seemed buggy and virtually undocumented.

It would be nice to think that the native scripting would be better all 
round !  I must have a play -  especially with the spreadsheet.

Many thanks, J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
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