Mantis Issue Tracking for Scribus
· Hosting provided by Anduin.net / Øverby Consulting ·

View Issue Details Jump to Notes ] Issue History ] Print ]
IDProjectCategoryView StatusDate SubmittedLast Update
0003622ScribusDocumentationpublic06-Apr-11 00:0314-Aug-21 13:39
Reporterchristoph_s 
Assigned To 
PrioritynormalSeverityfeatureReproducibilityalways
StatusfeedbackResolutionopen 
PlatformallOSallOS Versionall
Product Version1.3.4cvs 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0003622: Allow Scribus to search for additional directories for docs
DescriptionIn current versions of Scribus, additional docs like Niyam's tutorial have to be copied into the "tutorials" directory to be found by the help browser. It would be fine to enable the use of other directories as well. That way, different versions of Scribus could share a set of docs, provided, the menu.xml file is in the docs' directory.
Additional Informationhttp://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/Including_3rd_party_documentation_into_Scribus_help_browser [^]
Tags#easyhack
Attached Files

- Relationships
related to 0000830closedcbradney Integration of 3rd party docs within Scribus 

-  Notes
(0011175)
mhanski (developer)
06-May-09 21:25

I'm all for it, it should be easier to install additional docs. Two proposals:

1. An additional setting in the Prefs, where users could define the "Additional docs" directory to be searched for tutorials.

or

2. Scribus should search $home/.scribus/tutorials for additional docs.

In both cases, Scribus could use the current mechanism of searching the subdirectories for menu.xml. Craig?
(0011176)
christoph_s (administrator)
06-May-09 21:32

And system wide directory as a third option/addition: usr/share/doc/scribus
(0011177)
christoph_s (administrator)
06-May-09 21:33

What about Win32?
(0011178)
mhanski (developer)
06-May-09 21:36

>>What about Win32?

They have their $home/.scribus too, or at least sth similar :)
(0011179)
christoph_s (administrator)
06-May-09 21:40

I know ;) I was thinking of the system wide directory for docs. "All Users"?

- Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
06-Apr-11 00:03 christoph_s New Issue
06-Apr-11 10:52 mhanski Relationship added related to 0000830
06-Apr-11 10:55 mhanski Additional Information Updated
06-Apr-23 18:35 mhanski Note Added: 0010366
06-Apr-23 18:35 mhanski Note Deleted: 0010366
06-May-09 21:25 mhanski Note Added: 0011175
06-May-09 21:26 mhanski Status new => feedback
06-May-09 21:32 christoph_s Note Added: 0011176
06-May-09 21:33 christoph_s Note Added: 0011177
06-May-09 21:36 mhanski Note Added: 0011178
06-May-09 21:40 christoph_s Note Added: 0011179
14-Aug-21 13:39 Kunda Tag Attached: easyhack
14-Oct-15 19:07 Kunda Tag Renamed easyhack => #easyhack



Copyright © 2000 - 2014 MantisBT Team
Powered by Mantis Bugtracker