Making a dot gradient
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This is a script with a couple of loops that will make a dot gradient. Just group the result and resize to suit.
#!/usr/bin/env python # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by # the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or # (at your option) any later version. ''' This script just shows the python syntax for loops and works in 1.4.3. Uses; newDocument createEllipse setLineWidth setFillColor setFillShade saveDocAs ''' from scribus import * if newDocument(PAPER_A4, (10, 10, 10, 10), LANDSCAPE, 1, UNIT_POINTS, NOFACINGPAGES, FIRSTPAGERIGHT, 1): spx=20 # x co-ord Start point spy=20 # y co-ord Start point width=4 # first circle diameter b="Black" # add other colors as required b1="Blue" w="White" for j in range(0,4): for i in range(0,30): c = createEllipse(spx, spy+50, width, width) setLineWidth(0, c) setFillColor(b1, c) setFillShade(40 + 2*i,c) spx=spx+20 spy=spy-0.5 width=width + 1 spy=spy+40 width=4 spx=20 saveDocAs("lotsa_circles.sla") #Make sure this is writable