[scribus] Tutorial

Nigel Ridley nigel at rmk.co.il
Tue Jul 22 07:38:04 CEST 2008

Craig Bradney wrote:
> On Tuesday 22 July 2008 06:16:16 Nigel Ridley wrote:
>> Blaine Dixon wrote:
>>> I have just started the first tutorial and right way it throws me a
>>> curve as I can see the tutorial is for an earlier version. The layout 
> of
>>> the NEW DOCUMENT window has changed. There is no function 
> for "facing
>>> pages" I had to guess and assumed  "double sided" would work in 
> place of
>>> that, but I am not sure.
>>> I drew the image frame within the margins, inserted the sample 
> picture
>>> then I find the function "cover photo frame" is missing from the 
> tools
>>> box.I try to set the measurements according to instructions but the
>>> image then expand far off the page. The other day when I first 
> started
>>> it up I was able to get the image to move about within the frame 
> now the
>>> frame itself is moving instead of the photo.
>> I am in the process of updating the tutorial - to one based on 1.3.3.*. 
> I
>> haven't completed it yet (as I myself am going through the tutorial) 
> but
>> have nearly finished chapter 8 (there is a lot of graphic work to do in
>> this chapter).
>> If you would like a copy of what I have so far - let me know - it is in
>> OpenOffice.org format.
> http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/Get_Started_with_Scribus might be of 
> interest.. It should be relatively up to date.
> Craig

Yes. That is the one that I am updating. It has a few minor errors and a lot of the screenshots 
are for the old version.




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