[Scribus] PDF forms and umlauts

Craig Bradney cbradney
Tue Oct 26 08:53:49 CEST 2004

On Tuesday 26 October 2004 03:01, BandiPat wrote:
> Teemu Nikkil? wrote:
> > Hi list,
> >
> > I'd like to use Scribus to make PDF forms, but the umlauted characters
> > don't work in text fields. I tried to fill in a form created with Scribus
> > in Acrobat Reader and pressing ? or ? does nothing. I've tried different
> > fonts for the field (basic like Times or Courier) and embedding and not
> > embedding the fonts, but without luck. Elsewhere in the documents the
> > umlauts are shown just right.
> >
> > -Teemu
> > _______________________________________________
> Teemu,
> Try using "kpdf" to view your pdf generated files.  Adobe has not given
> Linux an updated reader in a long time, so complain to them for that!
> Kpdf seems to render the fonts much better and overall gives a better
> result with pdf files.

It doesnt show transparencies though. In fact, it just crashed on my pdf with 

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