[scribus] Disappearing Images
John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Wed Aug 12 20:10:57 CEST 2009
Vladimir Savic wrote:
> John Beardmore wrote:
>> Peter Nermander wrote:
>>> Of course preferences can allow you to set the default to use.
>>> Or maybe Scribus can decide itself?
>> Best let the user choose I think.
> I disagree. Why preference option for this kind of stuff? It's already
> Why not trying to remember both? And then scribus could look up missing
> file withing relative path reach, and if that fails go to absolute. This
> is the point where, on yet another failure, app should ask for user
> intervention (We already have picture browser for dealing with this kind
> of problems).
If there is a more automated way to do it that is robust, that's fine by
me. I'm a bot concerned that if the SLA file is moved though, that if a
given image were to be present at both the relative and absolute
locations, bad things might happen if one but not the other got updated.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
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