[Scribus] Images

Nicholas Vettese nvettese
Mon Dec 11 14:31:08 CET 2006


> -----Original Message-----
> From: scribus-bounces at nashi.altmuehlnet.de 
> [mailto:scribus-bounces at nashi.altmuehlnet.de] On Behalf Of 
> Craig Bradney
> Sent: Monday, December 11, 2006 8:26 AM
> To: Nicholas Vettese
> Subject: Re: [Scribus] Images
> > I spent about 4 hours last night creating a document to use for 
> > Wednesday night, and when I sent the "sla" file to my 
> email, I got a 
> > surprise.  All the images were gone.  I knew something was 
> funky when 
> > I looked at the size of the file, and saw that it was only 172KB, 
> > while the PDF was 16,323MB, but was in a rush.
> >  
> > My question is this.  How can I embed the images in the 
> "sla" file, so 
> > that I can work on it in two different places?  I am using 
> on 
> > Windows XP Pro SP2.
> >
> You can't, by design (for many reasons including the changing 
> sla format, bad experience with overly large and unreliable 
> proprietary DTP file formats etc).
> Use the File->Collect for output option to collect all the 
> files in one location, then zip and attach. This will adjust 
> the file locations in the sla format so placing the files in 
> the same location on the target PC will work too.
> Regards
> Craig

Thanks Craig.  I will know better for the future.  

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