[scribus] Quick route to story editor.

"Christoph Schäfer" christoph-schaefer at gmx.de
Fri Mar 17 05:32:32 UTC 2017

> Gesendet: Donnerstag, 16. März 2017 um 12:18 Uhr
> Von: "Peter Nermander" <peter at nermander.se>
> An: "Scribus User Mailing List" <scribus at lists.scribus.net>
> Betreff: Re: [scribus] Quick route to story editor.
> >
> > - we focus on the in-frame editing / formatting and put the SE a bit on
> > the side for now.
> >
> >
> In frame editing can never fully replace the story editor.
> For example when working with rotated frames it is a real pain to use
> in-frame editing since the view on the screen cannot be rotated. And even
> if the view could be rotated, opening a story editor window would be a lot
> faster.
> When working with linked text frames and editing a long story it becomes
> hard to find the place you are looking for by in-frame editing, working in
> something like the story editor is a lot easier.
> There are probably several other situations where in-frame editing is more
> or less useless.
> /Peter

This! Also, editing or writing text in a frame in front of a coloured background is error-prone. There are many more reasons to have a separate text editor, but those two alone justify its existence.


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