[Scribus] OO Writer
Sat Oct 14 16:20:13 CEST 2006
Tim Jowers wrote:
> I'm looking for some help with creating a PDF. Trying to publish via
> LuLu. They need an Adobe-compatible PDF. Tried with 50 page dummy PDF
> from Scribus. 1.4 PDF. Good. Works. Tried with PDF from OO Writer.
> Bad. Fonts are not embedded. Also .ps from OO writer failed processing
> at LuLu.
> So I hoped to go OpenOffice.org Writer -> Scribus -> PDF -> LuLu.
> No joy. Can anyone tell me how I might could "Get Text" (right click
> option) for a 412 page file? Right now my option seems to be to create
> 412 smaller files and do one at a time. And then re-place the 70 or so
> images and the charts.
> The book is at http://www.serviza.com/bizbook/SoftwareIsFree59.odt or
The short answer is that you're talking about a mountain of work to
import into Scribus after already creating a 412 page book, though it's
Check this thread:
which talks about using Distiller to make your project acceptable by Lulu.
Also, at some point check out the tutorial on the Wiki:
which may in the future help you organize the task of using oowriter and
Scribus. Organization from the get-go is going to be the key to
simplifying the process.
BTW, I scanned through your PDF, not so much for content, but I like the
nice, clean look.
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