[Scribus] svg import
David Christian Berg
Thu Oct 21 14:29:50 CEST 2004
On Do, 2004-10-21 at 14:09 +0200, Craig Bradney wrote:
> On Thursday 21 October 2004 13:27, Owen Cook wrote:
> > On Thu, 21 Oct 2004, David Christian Berg wrote:
> > > Please, someone just give me an answer to this quite simple question. I
> > > mean many of you must be using this every day.
> > > How's the svg import doing?
> > OK,
> > well I just created a svg with 54% opacity and a coloured gradiet using
> > Inkscape 0.39.
> > I then imported it in Scribus-1.2.1 CVS 14 Oct 2004.
> > It showed the image and it properties revealed that its opacity was 54%
> > I then saved it as a pdf and acrobat-5.0.8 read and rendered it ok
> > xpdf-3.0 (I think) rendered the gradient but not the opacity
> Yes.. transparencies are not yet supported in xpdf and therefore kpdf (which
> now uses the xpdf 3.0 engine), not in gpdf.
Thanx a lot guys, so with Scribus-1.2.1 I can actually use
transparencies and create a pdf. The fact that xpdf doesn't render it
properly doesn't matter since I need the pdf for people with windoze
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