[scribus] custom line styles usage existing and maybe a suggestion

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Tue Oct 27 15:17:46 CET 2009

a.l.e wrote:

> just for your information: it's not so easy to implement it *correctly*: 
> what happens if the pattern fits two and 3/4 times in the  frame you 
> created? should it  be expanded to 3 times? should the pattern be scaled 
> down? up? should it be left a it is (and mabye look good on screen but 
> awful on paper?)
> i can't wait to see how franz solved it!

I once had to solve a similar problem for dotted / dashed lines on 
graphs. An interesting problem. Looked great when it was done though.

Cheers, J/.
John Beardmore,MSc EDM (Open),B.A. Chem (Oxon),CMIOSH,CEnv,AIEMA,MEI
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