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From Rory O'Farrell <ofarr...@iol.ie>
Subject Re: [writer] Bullets with icons on the side of a whole paragraph
Date Tue, 05 Mar 2013 13:59:28 GMT
On Tue, 5 Mar 2013 14:02:13 +0100
Maciej Jaros <maciej@mol.com.pl> wrote:

> Hi.
> 
> I'd like create a style for a paragraph that would automatically add an 
> icon on the side of a paragraph.
> 
> So far I've managed to create a paragraph style and a numbering style 
> and associate them. Currently I use numbering with text 
> ("Note"/"Warning"), but I would like to use icons. Problem is when I use 
> icons that are larger then the first line height then the icon 
> effectively splits the paragraph.
> 
> Not sure if I can attach pictures here so I'll try text art ;-).
> 
> Current behavior:
> #####  Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing
> # i #
> #####
> elit. Fusce bibendum felis ut nisi placerat vehicula
> aliquam risus dignissim. Aenean dolor risus, ultrices
> ut ornare ac, lobortis sit amet enim. Proin vehicula
> justo quis nisi gravida vel tristique ligula ornare.
> 
> 
> What I would like to achieve:
> #####  Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing
> # i #elit. Fusce bibendum felis ut nisi placerat vehicula
> ##### aliquam risus dignissim. Aenean dolor risus, ultrices
> ut ornare ac, lobortis sit amet enim. Proin vehicula
> justo quis nisi gravida vel tristique ligula ornare.
> 
> So can this be done at all with graphical bullets and if not can it be 
> done by styling or in any automated way?

Try a Drop Cap in  the Paragraph style.  It might not be quite what you want, but with careful
choice of the Font to drop you might get a satisfactory result.
-- 
Rory O'Farrell <ofarrwrk@iol.ie>

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