[scribus] 'No Style' problem when importing from Open Office
junk-scribus at tregenza.com
Sun Jul 5 11:47:26 CEST 2009
Does anyone have a workaround - A way of importing text into Scribus
whilst keeping the style information?
I'm not worried about the actual formatting (point size etc) as that is
what I want Scribus for. Being able retain the style types (Heading, Sub
Heading etc) associated with the text is the vital bit I'm currently
> Ole Madsen wrote:
> I think it is a bug. I experience much the same problem when I move a
> text frame from one document to another by using the copy/paste
> function. In release 126.96.36.199 this worked fine. Perhaps someone in
> the know would care to comment?
> (Running Mandriva 2009.1 and 1.3.5svn)
> --- On Sat, 7/4/09, Chris Tregenza <junk-scribus at tregenza.com> wrote:
>> From: Chris Tregenza <junk-scribus at tregenza.com>
>> Subject: [scribus] 'No Style' problem when importing from Open Office
>> To: "Scribus User Mailing List" <scribus at lists.scribus.net>
>> Date: Saturday, July 4, 2009, 4:12 AM
>> I have an Open Office (3.0.1) Writer document with some
>> basic styles set up.
>> I'm importing the document into a frame in Scribus using
>> Get Text with the importer set to Automatic, I select
>> Overwrite and Merge Paragraph Styles on the Open Document
>> Importer Options.
>> The text is imported and formatted OK, styles are created
>> and everything looks right.
>> However when I go into Story Editor, everything is marked
>> as 'No Style'. It seems whilst the text is formatted
>> according to the styles, the text is not linked to the
>> I was expecting all the text to linked to the imported
>> styles so that I could tweak the styles in Scribus and have
>> the updated formatting applied to all the text using that
>> Have I misunderstood how styles work or is this a bug?
>> Running OSX 10.5, using 1.3.5svn, build ID
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