[Scribus] eps and pdf picturs are "missing"

PFJ paulf.johnson
Fri Jul 18 10:31:09 CEST 2003


> 	I am new to Scribus but have been waiting eagerly for the 1.0 release. I have 
> just complied scribus on my SuSE 8.2 box and it seems to run fine. One 
> problem I have is that I cannot get .eps or .pdf files to display in a 
> picture box on screen or print. When I look in Manage pictures the file is 
> reported as missing. Bit mapped images work ok. Any ideas?

There is currently no importer for eps or pdf files. PDF is a pain to
import (not impossible, but very difficult) and eps is one of those
formats that no-one can decide on what should be in it.



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