[NTG-context] placement of graphics across coluums.

Mica Semrick mica at silentumbrella.com
Thu May 29 07:22:44 CEST 2014


John,

Perhaps you may find the columnsets command to your liking. See more here: http://pragrama-ade.com/general/manuals/columns.pdf

Best,
Mica

On 05/26, john Culleton wrote:
>In Scribus, (which has many shortcomings compared
>to Context for book length documents,) there is
>one trick that is pretty easy. In a double column
>document one can place a graphic in another
>layer that is part in one column and part in
>another, but not spanning either column
>completely.  Then the texts in each column can
>be made to flow around the graphic. I have looked
>in "It's in the details" and the "Columns"
>document but I cannot find this specific example.
>I thought I saw one years ago.
>
>Is such a trick possible in Context without
>heroic special coding?
>
>-- 
>John Culleton
>Wexford Press
>Free list of books for self-publishers:
>http://wexfordpress.net/shortlist.html
>PDF e-book: "Create Book Covers with Scribus"
>available at
>http://www.booklocker.com/books/4055.html
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