[scribus] Importing program text.

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Sat Mar 27 09:51:11 CET 2010

hi john,

> Thanks. Now my next question. I imported a text file which was
> originally intgened for a TeX variant. It runs several pages in
> Scribus. In several places there are \input statements or their
> equivalent, which inserts another file at that point. The story
> editor does not seem to have a facility for such an insertion, it is
> all or nothing.  So do I have to break up the text in segments with
> the inserts in between?   If so how do I break up what is now one
> large text frame flowing over several pages to allow insertions?
> I can of course break up the text file externally before importing it
> in an editor but that seems like a bore.  But maybe that is the
> best/only way. 
> Fortunately I didn't get too far before I switched to Scribus on this 
> project :<)

i don't think i can offer a solution avoiding writing a script...

but you have the choice to run a python script inside scribus or work
on the file before importing into scribus...


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