[Scribus] TIFF is an unsupported file format?

gewilit at gmx.de gewilit
Thu Mar 23 10:50:10 CET 2006

Hi John
just for you to know you are not alone: I have the same problem with Scribus 
1.3.2. This version on my Linux-PC shows no tif-files at all. I always have 
to change the files into a bmp-format ending with*.bmp. Then it works.

Am Donnerstag, 23. M?rz 2006 03:20 schrieb John Jason Jordan:

> I have a two-page course syllabus I want to send to a fellow student. I
> scanned it with XSane and saved the the files as TIFF. The files are
> Syllabus0001.tiff and Syllabus0002.tiff on my hard disk. They look fine in
> XSane.
> So then I tried to make them into one PDF file. I figured I'd place each
> file on a separate page in a Scribus document, then export as PDF. Piece of
> cake, right?
> Hah! Scribus happily imported them, but the image does not appear on
> screen. "OK," I figure. "Maybe this is one of those non-GUI things. I'll
> just export from Scribus as PDF and see what the PDF looks like." So I did.
> And the PDF is as blank as the Scribus document.
> OK, maybe the problem is in the TIFF file. I fiddled around for a bit and
> decide to change the extension from TIFF to tif. But no go. Scribus still
> doesn't see them as placeable files.

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