[scribus] story editor and anchoring

Gregory Pittman gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 8 12:46:55 UTC 2011

On 07/08/2011 08:12 AM, Peter Nermander wrote:
>> In Scribus this is called in inline graphic. Essentially, you can copy
>> any image frame, then insert it like text into a text frame.
> Anchoring and inline graphics is not the same thing, an anchored
> object can be outside the text frame.
> Anchoring is similar to grouping, you could anchor an image in the
> margin to a word in the text. The image would then move up/down in th
> margin when the word moved.
> You could call it "dynamic relative positioning".

The main point is that Scribus does not have anchoring in the way that 
Indesign does. For the things shown in the provided link, Scribus can do 
inline graphics, or grouping of an image and text frame. If we wanted 
to, we could call grouping 'anchoring frames together'.


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