[scribus] Font changes with selection

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Wed Jul 13 12:30:11 UTC 2011

> I have a line of text in a textbox with some kind of font, for 
> instance Helvetica Narrow 8,00pt.
> When I select that whole line of text (shift-end) the font indicator 
> in the properties window (I don't know if that is the correct name of 
> it - I use a Dutch version) changes to Arial 12,00pt (what is at the 
> moment in the standard settings). Only when I select the line without 
> the last letter I keep my Helvetica Narrow 8,00 pt.
> This is very annoying, since when I want to change I cannot change 
> only the fontsize from 8,00 to 8,10. I also have to change the font 
> from Arial to Helvetica narrow and the fontsize from 12,00 to 8,01.
> Is there a better way to do this?

a good way would be to use styles (but it depends on what you're doing...)

i agree that what you're describing should work correctly, though. can 
you post a bug report for it?


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