[scribus] scribus script to write current document name

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Thu Dec 9 22:47:53 CET 2010

On Thu, 9 Dec 2010 20:08:19 +0000
michael biggs <mjbiggs at hotmail.com> wrote:

> I am looking for some help writing a simple script.
> With scribus running and a document open, the script will simply
> create a text box on a page of the open document, and then write the
> name of the document into the text box.
> What python command can I use to automatically get the name of the
> currently open document?
> All I've been able to get so far is the name of the python script
> that I run from the document.
> Any help appreciated.

Not sure what you want to do exactly, but have a look at the Scribus
Help (Key F1) and go to "For Developers, then peruse the Scripter API

Also have a read of
may provide some clues


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