[scribus] number pages w/ roman numerals

john Culleton John at wexfordpress.com
Thu May 23 19:34:29 UTC 2013

On Thu, 23 May 2013 08:25:10 -0400
William Adams <will.adams at frycomm.com> wrote:

> On May 23, 2013, at 1:40 AM, Czarek wrote:
> > I dont get what you want to do...
> I want a document which has the cover numbered as ``A'', and page 1
> (which comes after the cover and is the second page in the .pdf) to
> be numbered as page 1. See the attached .pdf which I've renumbered
> manually using Acrobat (sent directly to Czarek, since it made the
> message over-sized for the list)
Convention has it that left hand pages are given even numbers and right
hand pages are given odd numbers. So I suggest that the cover should be
followed by a blank (even) page and the page numbered 1 be a right hand
(recto) page. 

John Culleton
Wexford Press
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