[Scribus] bad trouble: could not print at all.
Thu Sep 9 04:44:20 CEST 2004
Wayne Maeda wrote:
>>>As a general note, printing to PS 2 level lasers sometimes can be
>>>very slow from DTP apps. I've seen this with both Quark 4 and 5,
>>>as well as PM 7. DTP apps in general create more complex PS
>>>output than other apps.
>>Is there easy workaround? The publications can be sent to press
>>house for final printing, however I wish it is possible to alway
>>print a draft on my LaserJet. Don't you creat draft on a desktop
>>printer by chance just to see how it looks like? :-)
>When I can't print from Scribus I export it as an eps file and use
>ghostscript from the command line:
>gs -dNOPAUSE -sDEVICE=lj5mono -sPAPERSIZE=letter -dDITHERPPI=100
>-r1200 -sOUTPUTFILE=\|lpr yourfile.eps -c quit
>You will have to adjust the -sDEVICE= to your own printer; I use a HP
Just wanna know: are you sure this works on ps level 2 printers?
Just FYI: I workarouded this problem by using ps2ps (detail see bug
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