[scribus] Poor hyphenation in french language

ale rimoldi ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Thu Jul 5 21:54:56 UTC 2012

hi christian,

> > Is the document using styles? Have you checked the language of the
> > styles if so?
> > 
> > 
> Yes, it is using styles. I didn't know that there is a 
> language setting inside the style setup.
> I changed this setting from german to french in each style,
> but it didn't have any effect concerning my hyphenation 
> problem.
> Regarding the file "hyph_fr.dic", I've found out that
> a LibreOffice/OpenOffice installation has such a file, too.
> But the sizes are different: about 9k in scribus, about 20k
> in OO/LO.
> Is it possible that the scribus file is just to short to
> cover special cases in french?

can you try to replace the .dic file and see if it works better?


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