[Scribus] Importing eps and pdf
Wed Sep 19 14:49:40 CEST 2007
h.eisl at aon.at wrote:
>>> I made my first steps with scribus. I tried to import pictures in a
>>> scribus document - and there I had a problem with eps-files.
>>> I couldn't import any eps-file. I tried some different types (saved from
>>> photoshop and illustrator, cmyk and rgb) and the two different ways:
>>> image frame with strg-d or open with file>open.
>>> I also couldn't import pdf-files.
>>> This file types work well: jpg, png, tif and psd.
>>> Is there any hint?
>>> I worked on a windows XP with scribus 220.127.116.11
>> Just what exactly did you do? Did you get any error messages
>> Select ps file
>> A progress dialogue box shoul appear
>> After it is 'imported', you can then move it into position.
>> It really does work, truly.
> When I choose the methode "file>import>import eps/eps" I get the message "Importing File: 'file name' failed".
> When I tried to import eps-pictures within a picture frame (with cntrl-D) than appears no message, only the red diagonally lines changed from black to red.
> I tried different eps-files, i.e. saved from illustrator (as illustrator-eps version 7.0 and 10.0), this file contains only few simple things (one box, one bezier-line and one line of text), and a different pictures saved from photoshop.
Is it possible you don't have ghostscript installed? Or that Scribus
doesn't know where it is?
More information about the scribus