[Scribus] Problems loading text into Scribus
Mon Sep 10 02:39:53 CEST 2007
2007/9/9, David Bodwell <mazbook at yahoo.com>:
> Thanks, Adreas and BOTH Craigs. I haven't tried the v184.108.40.206svn yet, but
> Andreas' work around using HTML works quite well?IF you create the HTML
> document from a Microsoft Word .doc file, using Word, rather than from an
> OpenOffice.org .odt file using OpenOffice.orgWriter. Both HTML file look
> good, but only the Word created one imports properly into Scribus.
[to the devels or testers] Anyone can dig into this? If this statement is
confirmed, it's strange.
Now, if there was some way to keep those footnotes on the correct page. The
> final published version of the work is for popular reading and the general
> public does NOT flip to the back to read footnotes as the scholarly
> community does.
The only workaround I know for footnotes is to create a text frame below the
main text frame and place the footnotes there, manually, on each page. This
has always been a nightmare in DTP. I cannot tell if Adobe people came up
with a nicer solution. To the best of my knowledge, Quark 6.5 doesn't handle
footnotes in a better way and maybe 7.x has something to offer...
Let us know.
> David Bodwell
> Editorial Mazatl?n
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