[scribus] change image folder

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Mon Mar 8 17:22:17 CET 2010

Tornoci Laszlo wrote:
> On 03/08/2010 03:05 PM, Louis Desjardins wrote:
>> 2010/3/8 JLuc<jluc at no-log.org>
>>> Le 08/03/2010 14:24, a.l.e a écrit :
>>>   if i'm not mistaken, you still have to relink each moved image... it
>>>> would be indeed nice if the images manager could -- after asking if he
>>>> should do it -- go through all the unlinked images and try to apply 
>>>> the
>>>> same change to all the "undefinded" images.
>>> Yes that would be handy !
>> I’d even say more ! It’s a *must have* feature. Please file a bug report
>> with a "feature" severity (please check before if it’s not already 
>> filed by
>> someone else) !
> Agreed. Let me mention, however, that you can directly manipulate the 
> .sla files, as well. A few years ago, I had to work together with a 
> colleague on a project using Scribus. The files were on a network 
> drive, but she used a windows version, and I had linux, so the image 
> paths were never right when we passed the files to each other. And we 
> had *lots* of images. It was trivial to write a small perl script (but 
> sed could also do the job) to fix the paths back and forth.

imho, this use case merits a feature request:

* i don't think it can be solved in a near future
* it's nice to see that there is a workaround, even if it's not really 
user friendly
* but we should allow people on different OSes to work on the same .sla 
files... imho...


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