[Scribus] Using Scribus to place multiple pages generated by Scribus on one page

Gregory Pittman gpittman
Sat Oct 21 17:22:33 CEST 2006

Philipp Klaus Krause wrote:
>> Perhaps we need more feedback from Phillipp, but I was thinking he 
>> wanted to shrink individual pages so that four of them fit on the final 
>> pdf. I don't see anyway to do that by importing pages.
>> Greg
> I'll try to give some more information:
> I want to create an 8 page document, it will be printed on paper folded
> like the four-fold in the new document creation menu. Four pages will be
> generated by Scribus, the other four by latex. The printer needs them in
> one document and with Anschnitt (I don't know the English word), one pdf
> page per side of the paper, so I have to place 4 Scribus-generated pages
> on one pdf page.
Perhaps you should take a look at:


which talks about using psutils to accomplish this. You would have to 
modify the commands a bit for your purpose. What you're doing is 
converting the pdfs to ps, manipulating them, then back to pdf.

BTW, Anschnitt = Bleed, according to the Glossary on the Wiki.


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