[scribus] a) page numbering b)?bug inserting " character changes para style

Staffan Melin (Oscillator) staffan.melin at oscillator.se
Thu Jan 24 23:18:40 UTC 2013


Page number: http://documentation.scribus.net/index.php/Page_Numbering

Paragraph changes: Are you pasting text with different style (sometimes)?

I'm not sure I understand your third question... You can't use search
and replace? Or do it before pasting into Scribus?

Kind regards,


On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 12:08 AM, Jerry Halberstadt
<subscriber at newtechpub.com> wrote:
> Page numbering.
> I set up sections for roman and arabic numbers for front matter/book.
> On the master page I created a text frame and inserted a #. Clearly this is
> not the way to enter the variable, because in the regular page I get a #
> rather than a numeral. what is correct method to do page numbering? Where do
> I find the variable character?
> Insert double quote character changes style of paragraph!
> When I insert a double quote (left or right) into text in a paragraph that
> has been formatted, sometimes the format changes. For example, from "default
> para" to "first para" or vice versa. Only visual difference in the two para
> styles is "first" has a two-line first letter hanging indent, so it is easy
> to spot the change.
> Is it a bug? a feature? or something I should do differently?
> By the way, it is truly tedious to have to open every  text frame, scan for
> the straight quotes, and then manualy "insert:quote:double right". Again, if
> there is a better way, please advise.
> Scribus 1.4.1; Win XP PRO SP3
> Thanks!
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> Jerry
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