[Scribus] commandline svg to pdf converter?

Jon Phillips jon
Sat Jul 17 06:36:49 CEST 2004

This would be brilliant! Possibly if the output is good, we could add a
pipe from Inkscape to this CLI tool (SCRIBUS-based) and add PDF
import/export to Inkscape.


On Wed, 2004-07-14 at 03:33, VANEK Petr wrote:
> > 
> > Hello Scribus people,
> > 
> > a week ago I had the problem to convert several svg graphics to pdf
> > format on my linux system (for a presentation with pdflatex). I found
> > out that the only way to get those pdf's was to use svg import and pdf
> > export from scribus, which worked great!! Now I'd like to know wether
> > there is a possibility to use this functionality from the commandline
> > (or from python), because firing up scribus only for a simple 
> > conversion
> > seems a bit overkill to me. 
> > 
> > I roughly skimmed the mailinglist archives of the last months 
> > but found
> > nothing into this area.
> > 
> > btw, I was really impressed by the advancements scribus made since I
> > looked last! For more dtp-like tasks I will certainly consider it now.
> > 
> Hi Karsten,
> there is no way to use PDF related CLI params in scribus these days.
> I'm stalking around with some Python thoughts through this area
> but no visible results available yet.
> p.
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