[Scribus] Nimbus Italic fonts

PLinnell mrdocs
Wed Jul 20 18:14:06 CEST 2005

On Wednesday 20 July 2005 18:00, Paul wrote:
> Thanks for a great piece of software. This is my first foray into
> doing layouts and also my first post to this list.  As you'd
> expect, I'm starting with a question :)
> How is it, that I cannot select Nimbus Regular Italic and Nimbus
> Bold Italic? (n019023.pfb and n019024.pfb)
> When I launch Scribus and use Settings>Fonts all other Nimbus
> flavours are checked for use.  If I check the two missing ones,
> restart Scribus and try again, they disappear as soon as I try to
> use them.
> If I look in the source directory (usr/share/fonts/default/Type1/)
> they are there and KFontView seems to like 'em...
> Now getting a bit mystified and would muchly appreciate any help
> from more seasoned users.
> Paul
> Using Scribus with KDE 3.3.0 on FC3 in West Sussex, England
> _______________________________________________

Probably this: http://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=688130

You did not say which distro you use.

Work around? install these:  

That said, this section of the docs is quite important, maybe the most 
important for all users to read:


Hope that helps,


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