[scribus] possible Scribus pagination feature

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Fri Aug 7 02:25:47 CEST 2009

Gregory Pittman wrote:
> On 08/06/2009 10:27 AM, Robert Marma wrote:

>> Thanks for the informative reports and answers to your other 
>> subscribers. Even their questions are interesting and 
>> thought-provoking, especially for a "newbie" like myself.  Last week I 
>> queried you about a pagination feature in Scribus that I didn't notice 
>> (or perhaps overlooked).  You apparently sent me an .eml reply, but no 
>> answer, so I must assume that you simply haven't gotten to my request 
>> yet.  Anyway, at the risk of being a pain, I'll repeat my last query:
>> "I just subscribed to your mailing list and just installed Scribus 
>> v1.3.3.13 on my Windows XP-based Compaq Presario 3000 laptop, along 
>> with the recommended Ghost Script and the Adobe Reader v 8.1.4 
>> upgrade. I developed my own little sheet pagination utility in 
>> (believe it or not) GWBASIC, but was wondering if this latest stable 
>> Scribus release includes a pagination feature. I did not notice it 
>> mentioned in any of the tutorials I read, and right now I cannot 
>> afford to purchase any of the current third party user manuals I have 
>> seen advertised on line. If Scribus does not offer this feature I 
>> would appreciate any assistance you can provide in locating a free or 
>> low cost Srribus-compatible pagination utility ..."
>> If you haven't gotten to my query, I apologize for bothering you with 
>> it again, but, since I plan to use Scribus to produce a newsletter for 
>> a ministry [at least, initially], I'll really need to use this feature.
> By pagination we mean numbering of pages. Not sure if that's what you 
> mean...

At risk of digressing / transgressing again, :), I thought pagination 
was the process of dividing a continuous stream of text into pages ?

I guess in 'world of DTP', in practice, that would be text frames rather 
than pages ?

Cheers, J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
Managing Director, T4 Sustainability Limited. http://www.T4sLtd.co.uk/
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