[scribus] Importing OpenOffice ODT files using Scribus API

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Thu Mar 31 15:13:18 CEST 2011

hi christophe

> There is a way in Scribus to import an OpenOffice ODT file in a text 
> frame using GetText when a text frame is selected.
> For some reason, I would like to automate the import of several 
> OpenOffice ODT files inside a scribus document using the Scribus API. 
> However, I didn't find any command in the API allowing me to do what 
> the GetText is doing (I tried importPage but it seems it doesn't 
> support the ODT file since Scribus crashes...).

i guess that importPage is for importing pages from a .sla...

getText returns the text in the frame...

i wonder if there is already a loadText()... can't check it, now...

it's not probably hard to add... but somebody has to do it :-)


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