[Scribus] Opacity and PDF / PostScript
Wed Aug 24 18:47:44 CEST 2005
I'm a newcomer to Scribus and I'm having a problem with opacity. I've
created a document which has two layers. The lower layer contains a
picture and the upper layer contains black text. I've set the opacity
of the picture's fill color (white) to 30%. My goal is to have solid
black text on top of subtle background image.
This all looks fine in the Scribus document window, but when I export
to PDF (and view with xpdf), or print to a PostScript file (and view
with gv), or even use the Print Preview, the background image appears
at 100% opacity.
Is it possible to generate a PDF or PS file that shows the image the
way it looks in the document window?
Or, am I approaching this all wrong? Should I instead use gimp to
first produce a low-contrast version of the image and not bother with
the opacity setting in Scribus?
I'm using Scribus version 184.108.40.206 with Qt 3.3.4 on NetBSD 2.0.2.
Thanks for any help,
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