[scribus] Text flow around a frame

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Mon Jan 2 17:57:54 UTC 2017

On 01/02/2017 11:29 AM, Ken Springer wrote:
>> There are two somewhat related things you can do, depending on your
>> needs.
>> There is text flow around frame, found in the Shape tab, and after
>> setting this, you might edit the Contour Line of the frame. This will
>> create a space between the frame and some other text frame behind it.
> This works fine unless you have a fill applied to the frame.  The fill
> will expand to the contour line, it's not restrained to the dimensions
> of the original frame.

This is not true. I just did this and the fill did not expand to the
contour line space. Make sure you check Edit Contour Line in the shape
editing dialog.


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