[scribus] Scribus-1.35svn text problem.
cbradney at zip.com.au
Thu Jul 3 14:50:22 CEST 2008
> ----- Original Message -----
> Subject: Re: [scribus] Scribus-1.35svn text problem.
> From: Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com>
> To: "Scribus User Mailing List" <scribus at lists.scribus.net>
> Date: 03-07-2008 14:26
> Craig Bradney wrote:
> >>> I'm going crazy trying to figure out why, after I've entered text in
> >>> text
> >>> frame & clicked the green tick to update, it's not being displayed in
> > the
> >>> main window. I've recompiled 3 times, changed font
> >>> settings, sizes etc. What am I missing?
> >> We are missing elements to figure out what happens here. Might be a
> >> idea
> >> to save a minimal document that shows the problem and put it somewhere
> >> can
> >> grab it and check it by ourselves.
> >>> Thanks
> >> Hi Pierre,
> >> Using scribus-1.24.1 I created a very simple .sla file, with a text
> >> containing just the one word,Nothing.
> >> This is what it looks like in scribus-1.24.1:
> >> http://www.nabble.com/file/p18254884/scrib-1.24.1.png
> >> And like this if I open with scribus-1.35svn:
> >> http://www.nabble.com/file/p18254884/scrib-1.35.png
> >> What does the circled area, in the bottom-right corner of the 1.35
> >> indicate?
> > It indicates text overflow and is an issue we haven't tracked down yet.
> > you please submit a bug on bugs.scribus.net with the file attached?
> There was a change in the space required above and below a font as
> Scribus went from 1.2.x to 1.3.3.x to 1.3.5, and this results in
> displacements of text inside a frame. It looks like you've added a
> number of empty lines above your word Nothing -- one issue could be the
> size that is assigned to those lines (linespacing). It should be fixable
> by getting rid of extra lines until your text appears.
> This is a real problem in many cases when you load an older document
> into a newer version, and can require a lot of tweaking.
We do have similar bugs already.. but I think this relates to those rather
than what Greg suggests.. we will see once we get to test.
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