[Scribus] Importing table.
John R. Culleton
Mon Oct 30 15:47:35 CET 2006
On Friday 27 October 2006 18:25, Plinnell wrote:
> On Friday 27 October 2006 23:43, John R. Culleton wrote:
> > On Friday 27 October 2006 16:30, Louis Desjardins wrote:
> > > John R. Culleton a ?crit :
> > > > I had no luck at all with the scribus table facility and
> > > > importing a Postscript image didn't work either. So I converted
> > > > the PS image to tif at 300dpi in Gimp and imported it
> > > > successfully, though with some blurring of the type.
> > >
> > > 300 dpi is not good enough for sharp type (any vector actually).
> > > You can increase the dpi if GIMP supports this. Or do the type in
> > > another application if your design permits it.
> > >
> > > Louis
> > >
> > > > I used lzw compression.
> > OK I iwll redo that insert at 600dpi. Hope my printer can handle
> > the larger file.
> You did not indicate what created the table and generated the export.
> I think rasterizing a PS files is not going to be very satisfactory.
> Have you tried the steps as outlined here? :
The table was laid out in TeX, actually the Context version thereof. Formerly
it was included in my layout for the newsletter but I took just that section
and ran it through Context separately. Then I pulled the Postscript into
Gimp for a bit of cropping and conversion to tiff.
I will check the reference you give above. Thanks for your help.
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