[scribus] Picas and Points
"Sveinn í Felli (IMAP)"
sveinki at nett.is
Sat Jul 26 23:57:18 CEST 2008
Tino Schwarze wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 26, 2008 at 12:32:47PM -0600, F.Harr at softhome.net wrote:
>> The only place that USES picas and points is the U.S. and Brittain. Who
>> cares? France uses Ciceros and Dideros and everywhere ells uses
>> milimeters. Who cares?
> Maybe the developer who needs to implement lots of special cases because
> he/she cannot rely on localization functions any more?!
Maybe the user is a veteran in layout and publishing, with
lots of interesting experience under the belt, but has still
not gone metric ?
>>>> Thanks all. If it's not too late to say, I prefere a comma, rather than
>>>> a "p", but it's only a minor "point".
>>> Comma is used as a decimal point in some locales and as a 1000 separator in
>>> IMO it's a bad choice to give it the pica/point meaning.
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