[scribus] Strange behaviour in 1.4.1

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Tue Aug 21 17:02:39 UTC 2012

On 8/21/12 7:00 PM, Gregory Pittman wrote:
> On 08/21/2012 12:18 PM, a.l.e wrote:
>> hi mike,
>>> Hi John - thanks for taking the time to reply on this small problem.
>>> Yes, I've only used version 1.4.1 not having discovered it before. I
>>> simply go to the empty frame and delete it just like you. That is
>>> annoying but, not too much of a bother. It seems to be occurring
>>> randomly. However, I've noticed that in a new document with no text
>>> added, creating new pages sans a text frame then, adding a text frame
>>> seems to be OK (no ghost images appear :-)). However, when the page
>>> count is high (I am a writer and work with documents of about 150
>>> pages) then, the ghost images seem to appear. This may be just
>>> coincidence but, it may be a starting point.
>> having a file on which we could replicate the error would help sorting
>> it out...
> Also, some additional info would help:
> What OS?
> What sort of frame appears?
> Are you sure the errant frame wasn't there before you added a page?
> Is it dependent on having a starting document with content? Do you see
> this with a blank page document?
> How do you add a page? Copy or Insert?
> Are these pages with automatic creation of frames?
> I've just tried this with 1.4.2svn and 1.4.1 (fedora 17) and can't show
> any such thing, either starting with a blank page or one with a text
> frame on it.

i have tried it with a 150 pages document and a couple frames... no such 


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