[Scribus] Filling in forms which are supplied as PDFs
Sat Apr 29 18:42:30 CEST 2006
On Saturday 29 April 2006 15:46, Kite Lau wrote:
> ? 2006-04-29?? 16:01 +0200?Maciej Hanski???
> > Kite Lau napisa?(a):
> > >> Is this possible with Scribus (the PDF is not in a format that Scribus
> > >> will open as a document), or could it be added easily?
> > >>
> > >> David
> > >
> > > Another easy way:
> > >
> > > Create a new scribus file with the same sizes of your pdf file. Place a
> > > image frame on the newly created file and import the pdf file into that
> > > frame (right click on the fram and select import image). Then create a
> > > new layer to hold the text you are going to input. The layer can either
> > > be set to be printable or not according to your requirement.
> > Yes, but this way his pdf will be rasterized, and if he converts it to
> > postscript first, it will be imported as vectors.
> > M.
> Rasterization is not a problem for him. Suppose he can tag the layer of
> the placed pdf not printable. What he need to do is to print the
> original pdf with acrobat reader, refill that printed paper to paper
> feeder and print the contents of form from Scribus to it again.
I could simply produce a blank form with the relevant data on it and
align that, but this really does not gain me much. It would be much
better to save both as one file.
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