[scribus] Missing Features
cbradney at scribus.info
Wed Jun 18 14:17:18 CEST 2008
> I cannot find a way to align objects beyond using guides as a tool for
> doing it manually. I cannot see a menu selection for it, and searching
> Help elicits nothing but how to align text. I see several comments
> about a Distribute/Alignment command in your collection, but still not
> where to go to find it.
Windows - Align and Distribute
> Similarly, I want to draw a straight line, and cannot find that in Help
> or the menus either. I mean, for a horizontal line, one that doesn't
> deviate up or down at all. Again, your collection holds references to a
> "straight line tool" that I don't seem to have.
Main tools toolbar or its on the menu too, under Insert. Also you can get
into Line draw mode by pressing L.
> I may have downloaded an older version of Scribus, but it seems like my
> version should be current -- it's v. 18.104.22.168-1 dated 12 January 2008,
> with Build ID: C-x-T-x-A-Windows, using Ghostscript version 8.62. I'm
> running Windows XP.
Sounds fine - not old.
> Can someone help? And I should say, Scribus is getting me (I hope) out
> of a big jam; I'm very grateful to the community for creating it!
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