[scribus] Any suggestions how to make circular scale (as clock has)?
gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 19 16:53:53 UTC 2011
On 07/19/2011 12:12 PM, Louis Desjardins wrote:
> 2011/7/19 Ondřej Němeček<ondrej.nemecek at gmail.com>
>> Hi to all,
>> I need to create circular (radial) scale as you can see at clock etc.
>> This scale should have cca 365 segments (as days in year). Do anybody
>> have some suggestions to do it easy in Scribus?
>> Any ideas are welcome.
> I never done it but I would quickly suggest 2 ways to achieve that (at
> least, this is where I would start).
> 1. Use the Multiple-Duplicate dialog.
> 2. Use the Put Text on a Path technique. (Create path, create text and join
These are excellent suggestions from Louis, and either one will very
nicely create what you're looking for. The main thing to consider is
that you are suggesting segments which are <1° each, so I hope your
design can cope with that.
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