[scribus] TOC instructions don't work on 1.3.5svn

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Sun Apr 12 10:56:46 CEST 2009

> On Sun, 12 Apr 2009 14:28:02 +1000 (EST)
> "Owen" <rcook at pcug.org.au> dijo:
>> > On Sun, 12 Apr 2009 13:03:10 +1000 (EST)
>> > "Owen" <rcook at pcug.org.au> dijo:
>> >> Did you go to Document Setup->Document Item attributes
>> >> press the Add button and enter, for example, TOC, set the type
>> >> (string?) and give a value
>> > There's the problem. I can go to Document Setup, but there is no
>> > "Document Item" icon. Closest I can get is "Document," and it
>> doesn't
>> > have an Add button.
>> >
>> > However, I can go to Table of Contents and Indexes, and there I
>> find
>> > an
>> > Add button. It works and I can add an item, but the drop-down
>> button
>> > for Item Attribute Name does not do anything. It does not drop
>> down or
>> > give me a dialog box to type a name in.
>> >> then go to Table of Content and indexes and then TOC should
>> appear
>> >> in your drop down box
>> > The TOC doesn't appear there because I can't add it in the
>> previous
>> > dialog box.
>> Can you confirm that you do not have the icon circled in this shot
>> http://members.pcug.org.au/~rcook/scribus/Document_Setup.png
> I do have that icon. It is among the icons along the left side of the
> dialog box. It is at the top of the list of icons, but it appears
> essentially the same as your screenshot.

> But there is no Add button on that dialog box. Not on mine, not on
> yours.
> There *is* an add button on the Table of Contents and Indexes icon.
> See
> attached PNG. But after I add something and with it selected, the Item
> Attribute Name button is  non-functional.
> Edit: I sent this with the screenshot, but I got a message back that
> the e-mail was awaiting moderator approval. I guess you can't add
> attachments to an e-mail to the list. I don't have a web site where I
> can host it so, oh well.

Can you confirm, that when you click on the Document Item Attributes
icon, you get this


The Add button has been circled




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