[Scribus] Problems using transparent images with PDF/X-3

Tino Schwarze scribus.lists
Fri Jul 8 16:29:31 CEST 2005

On Fri, Jul 08, 2005 at 04:21:45PM +0200, phriedrich wrote:

> > Anyone any idea how to match the background of the image with the
> > background of my scribus-file?

> you could load the pictures in gimp, create a new layer, fill it with the
> color of the background and move this layer under the one with the image,
> save and load again in Scribus.
> In gimps color selector you can set CMYK-colors.

These CMYK colors are mostly useless since no profile is taken into
account and GIMP still uses RGB. A color selector like "select nearest
RGB color which produces this CMYK color using that profile" would be

Bye, Tino.

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