[scribus] Font bolding problem when converting to pdf

Tino Schwarze scribus.lists at tisc.de
Tue Jul 8 15:11:47 CEST 2008

On Tue, Jul 08, 2008 at 09:00:12AM -0400, H.Riesbeck wrote:
> Thank you to all who helped me with flowing text into subsequent text 
> frames. It works now for me.
> However, I do have a question for another problem. I want to output my 
> work as a pdf file. While the text looks good on the screen before 
> converting, after conversion letters such as ' I ' or ' l ', in other 
> words just a single vertical line, are bolded. The font I need to use is 
> Arial and it is a TrueType font. I should also mention that I tried all 
> available options to convert to pdf with the same results.
> Thank you very kindly in advance for any replies.

Did you zoom in on the letters very closely and verified that the issue
is really there? This might be an antialiasing issue with your PDF
viewer - which one are you using on which platform?


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