[Scribus] Work stuck in Scribus...

Branko Vukelic bg.branko
Sat Jan 13 18:22:19 CET 2007

On Saturday 13. January 2007. 18:15, Tino Schwarze wrote:
> 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. :-)

Jan, could you please give me more specific explanation of how you do it?

BTW, I printed to PS from Acrobat and just did a ps2pdf13 from there. I'd have 
to check the PDF file in Acrobat Professional once I get a chance, but at 
least it looks alright in Acroread for Linux.



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