[scribus] Question

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Thu Mar 19 13:17:59 UTC 2015

On 03/19/2015 05:10 AM, Craig Bradney wrote:
>> On 19 Mar 2015, at 09:49, JLuc <jluc at no-log.org> wrote:
>> Here my go :
>> If you create all the pages of your document, all empty,
>> and then create your frames on the first left and right page,
>> then you can select both of them and multiple-duplicate them
>> on all the page in a single operation.
>> Specify a x move of 0
>> and a y move totalling page height + vertical space displayed between pages.
>> (vertical space displayed between pages being set in the document preferences).
>> Message to the devs : http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=10557 is a request
>> to make this common action more UI-easy
> I kind of get that.. but why wouldn’t you use the already existing functionality of Item-> Create Item and create the items over the pages all in one go?

In this use case, the problem with Create Item is that you can't do odd
or even pages. Either you do all, or you have enter a list of the pages
to put them on. Plus you also would then have to set Text Flows one by one.


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