[Scribus] dumping large document to Scribus ?
Tue Mar 20 20:18:45 CET 2007
+ I wanted to report on my partial success with this method,
using 184.108.40.206 .
I am consistently getting just the first two pages of the text...
or... after various editing efforts, such as pushing text further
down page, or deleting lines to move text up into page, only then
do the remainder of the pages appear on pages after the 2nd...
and, while this itself is puzzling, I am also seeing apparent
multiples or overwriting of pages beyond 1 & 2 (looks almost
solid black, where two or more pages of text are overlayed).
Is this a bug ? Anyone else experience similar with this
On 3/19/07, Plinnell <mrdocs at scribus.info> wrote:
> On Monday 19 March 2007, stu seven wrote:
> > + Seems I've seen this question discussed here...
> > can't recall how it was answered... and, at the time I
> > couldn't think of a reason not to be typing out pages
> > separately(!).
> > What I have now is a fifteen page document, and
> > I need to dump the whole thing to Scribus to get
> > fifteen editable pages... however, I dont see a way to
> > accomplish this.
> > Is Scribus limited to one-page-at-a-time editing ?
> > If so, I will not complain... I hate word-processing apps
> > that move everything across pages when you edit a title
> > on page 1... ruins the whole document... so... while it
> > wouldn't be perfect, it -would- be very useful if we could
> > drop the entire document at one time into Scribus, and
> > have it paginate. Maybe I'm missing this feature
> > somewhere... can it already be done ?
> > thanks
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> Real easy:
> New doc > check 'Automatic Text Frames'
> Add 15 pages: Page > Insert
> Select 1st page text frame > Get Text
> It will autoflow into each page.
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