[scribus] Paragraph distance from frame's upper edge

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Fri Dec 21 13:41:55 UTC 2012

On 12/21/2012 08:23 AM, a.l.e wrote:
> hi folks,
>>> AFAIK, the settings for space above a new paragraph do not work for
>>> the first paragraph in a text frame (which I think makes sense), so
>>> you probably must set the Top distance in the Shape tab.
> while i see why there is no space before the first paragraphe in a
> frame, i wonder if there is a real world and sane case where this would
> be interesting to have...
> (and it would not make life harder in the normal case, where you don't
> want to have an extra space at the beginning of the frame)
> any thoughts?

It seems it would complicate things whenever you wanted a space above a
paragraph but didn't want it before the first -- how would you
accomplish that? I guess you'd have to have a separate paragraph style
just for that purpose.


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