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Scribus => General Discussion => Topic started by: aparraga on April 27, 2011, 05:41:09 pm

Title: Contributions
Post by: aparraga on April 27, 2011, 05:41:09 pm
Hello,

I'm performing some customizations on scribus 1.4 (e.g. I have added the ability to export to PDF from the command line).
I would like to donate my contributions.

So, how can I do that?

Thank you
Antonio
Title: Re: Contributions
Post by: Meho R. on April 27, 2011, 10:43:58 pm
It is probably a good idea to ask this on scribus mailing list since devs are there regularly which cannot be said for the forum.
Title: Re: Contributions
Post by: a.l.e on April 28, 2011, 04:54:01 pm
hi antonio can you please mail me?

i'm working right now on something very similar...

ale.comp_06@xox.ch

or through the mailing list...

ciao
a.l.e
Title: Re: Contributions
Post by: a.l.e on April 29, 2011, 08:11:28 am
personally, i got to the point where i can call loadfile from the command line... but the result is still always -1 :-)
Title: Re: Contributions
Post by: Jan W. on October 18, 2011, 05:32:36 pm
Hi,
the ability to export to PDF from the command line is exactly what we are looking for :)
Is this already available in a released version?
And is this function available under Windows?
The command line options from http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/Help:Manual_Commandline (http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/Help:Manual_Commandline) don't work for me on Winwows - I read that they are for Linux/UNIX, so maybe there are no command line features available for Windows at all?
Thanks,
Jan
Title: Re: Contributions
Post by: a.l.e on October 18, 2011, 11:45:46 pm
it's not available yet, no.

it will also work on windows.

if somebody wants to contribute i can send the set of patches (if it's not already in the bug tracker)

and there is an interesting solution referenced by stephan in the mailing list (by using a "virtual" X11 server on linux...

lot of ways to do it... none of them are ready, yet.