[Scribus] Work stuck in Scribus...

Tino Schwarze scribus.lists
Sat Jan 13 18:15:36 CET 2007

On Sat, Jan 13, 2007 at 07:07:25PM +0200, Riku Leino wrote:

> > I didn't read the full thread, just a quick note: pdf2ps aka ps2pdf aka
> > Ghostscript usually doesn't do a very good job at converting PDF to
> > something PS. pdftops from xpdf is far better and it's output is usually
> > suitable for ps2pdf. I use this regularly to produce mail-optimized
> > PDFs.
> One probably could also try acrobat reader and printing to file from there. 
> Transparency will be flattened nicely.

Yes, Acrobat Reader does flatten transparency. I've had little luck with
further processing it's PS files though. E.g. poster, psnup & co
couldn't postprocess them. That's where xpdf shines. It's PS output
seems to be pretty solid. :-)




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