[Scribus] scribus X11 image rendering?

Rainer Heilke rheilke
Mon Sep 19 15:33:05 CEST 2005

Gregory Pittman wrote:

> Hadmut Danisch wrote:
>> When loading this image in scribus (just as a plain image), scribus
>> show some strange patterns and color artefacts, as if the image
>> consisted of stripes in gray and light-purple.
>> Does anyone else see such a pattern?
> I get a less smooth gradient than the PNG shows, but this is normal in 
> Scribus. You would have to make a PDF from it or print to see how 
> Scribus is actually handling the file.

Printing it is the One True Test(tm). I've worked on a number of images 
with this behaviour that printed fine. The problem is actually an 
artifact of the image's display on the monitor. At different 
resolutions/magnifications, the artifacts will appear/disappear.


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