[scribus] Strange behaviour in 1.4.1

ale rimoldi ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Thu Aug 23 15:54:29 UTC 2012

hi jean-luc,

> >>
> >>>> "Are these pages with automatic creation of frames?"  Cannot say
> >>>> I understand the question, except to say that it did not involve
> >>>> a frame creation on my part, but rather a page INSERT as stated
> >>>> above.  The text frame that results is the same size as a full
> >>>> page frame as defined by my page borders.
> >>> Then I bet that is the problem.
> >>>
> >>> Scribus has a setting for "Automatic text frames". When that
> >>> setting is turned on, inserting a page will automatically create
> >>> a text frame on that page, with the size set to the margins of
> >>> the page (as set up in the document setup).
> >>>
> >>> But I have to confess that since I have never used the feature I
> >>> can't find where the setting is found...
> >> well, when an automatic frame is created and you asked for it at
> >> the document creation, well, thats a feature, not a bug!
> >>
> >> we will see how that document looks like...
> >>
> >> ciao
> >> a.l.e
> I had the same thing in several versions of scribus (now 1.4.1) on 
> Windows XP. I have the automatic text frame on, but on the inserted 
> pages I have no text frame! The text frames are at the bottom
> somewhere far after the last page and not on the inserted pages. I
> always had to copy or create a new text frame on the new pages and
> re-link the frames. (I just reproduced this behavior now with 6
> pages, automatic frames turned on, inserted 2 pages after page 2, and
> got the two frames below.)

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