[Scribus] Bug or Feature ? Broken Images
Fri Jul 27 15:52:22 CEST 2007
Julian Robbins wrote:
> I've come across an odd but really annoying bug. I've haven't added it
> to the bug tracker yet, in case there are other tips or ideas, or
> workarounds to get around it.
> A colleague designs files in Scribus 184.108.40.206 on Windows. I use Ubuntu
> Linux 7.04 and Scribus 220.127.116.11 to open up the file. I get a lot of cases
> of broken image links. Images are linked relative from the document
> itself to the image filename.
> This is how to reproduce this, if I open a Scribus file in one
> directory, say
> then open another Scribus file that is in a different directory, ie
> then images on the second file don't load at all. 'Manage images' shows
> an expected folder directory that is derived from the previously opened
> Scribus file (product1).
> I haven't tested this thoroughly, so I'm not quite sure exactly what the
> problem is, but its confused me for a while.
> Simple workaround is to quit Scribus completely, and open up file 2 on
> its on, then the images all load perfectly.
> Can someone try to replicate this, and see if they get the same
> incorrect behaviour?
Not exactly a bug -- what you need to do is select File > Collect for
Output from the menu bar. This brings everything together so that links
to images are correct.
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