[Scribus] Fonts in PDF form fields (Was: Re: Scribus Digest, Vol 50, Issue 8)
Wed Apr 4 20:51:23 CEST 2007
* John Jason Jordan <johnxj at comcast.net> [2007-04-04 11:39:00 -0700]:
> On Wed, 4 Apr 2007 09:14:43 -0700 (PDT)
> avox <avox at arcor.de> dijo:
> > > To my knowledge, it's not an Adobe/PDF limitation,
> > > it's a limitation of Scribus 1.2.* and 1.3.3.* series
> > > which has been successfully fixed by Fschmid in the
> > > 1.3.4cvs branch -- please read this bug report with
> > > the included notes and open one of the test PDF forms
> > > I've attached to it (e.g. the last one):
> > >
> > > http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=3282
> > It was a limitation upto PDF format 1.3, but 1.4 and later support it.
> > Scribus had the above mentioned bug with that though, which is only fixed in
> > latest 188.8.131.52.
> > Also note that the you use the normal Properties Palette for setting the
> > font.
> > The setting of "Font for 1.3 PDF" is only for when you create such a PDF
> > (which only supports a limited choice of fonts in form fields).
> Rats. I need this feature and I have 184.108.40.206cvs on my Ubuntu Edgy amd64 computer, which as I recall I had to do some finagling to get installed. Is there any way to install 220.127.116.11?
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