[Scribus] Problem with Gradient in PDF

PLinnell mrdocs
Thu Dec 15 00:01:26 CET 2005

On Wednesday 14 December 2005 22:05, Simon Schneebeli wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've set up Scribus 1.3.2cvs on my iBook G4 (macos 10.4.3) some
> time ago to create some nice flyers and newsletters.
> Scribus sure looks like a great programme (although it would be
> nicer to use it on a faster computer).
> I have however encountered an important problem: I use some fields
> with colour gradient. For printing I have exported it as PDF. In
> Apples Preview, this colour gradiant appears correclty, but not in
> Adobe's Reader (Version 7) as you can see in the attached file.
> I would actually like to have the same green gradient in the whole
> box and not only in half of it.
> Is there a way to change this? To make it appear correctly?
> Thanks in advance for your help.
> Simon
> PS: I have tried different pdf levels (1.3 to x-pdf) and it's all
> the same. I have also tried out the x11 version of scribus (1.3.1).


If this was a text frame you were referring to, the issue was fixed in 
CVS very recently. 

The latest OSX 1.3.2cvs build is a bit behind current cvs.



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