Comic Managemer: Improving the other exporters.

After finally having dealt with school, I wanted to spend some time on getting the other comics exporters up to snuff, after getting the ACBF exporter so far as I did.

This was partially motivated by me finding some extra information on ComicBookInfo and ComicInfo.xml, as well as discovering that both main catalogueing software that used either(ComicBookLovers and ComicBookRack respectively) are dead. Callibre, as to be expected, acknowledges neither these or CoMet or ACBF as metadata files, though there is a plugin that supports the ComicBookInfo json and the ComicInfo.xml files (Ideally someone would add CoMet and ACBF to that, but I am not really interested in installing the monster that is Callibre on my device right now).

I just went and modified the exporters for these two files so they’d be a bit more correct and left it at that. But, that leaves one more exporter…

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More comics management: making proper ACBF files.

Krita 4.1’s comic project management tools now support 90% of all ACBF features.

Missing are still: Transparent(text-area), Text-rotation, Jump, and Anchor.

Best of all, I managed to get most of the values understood semi automatically.

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