[scribus] Vector in PDF ?

Franz Schmid Franz.Schmid at altmuehlnet.de
Fri Nov 14 10:55:11 CET 2008

Dmytro O. Redchuk schrieb:
> 2008/11/13 Peter Nermander <peter at nermander.se>:
>> It is useful to know that Scribus (as far as I know) uses ghostscript for
>> this import. To see if the file renders correctly by ghostscript you could
>> use gv or GhostView.
>> If they can not show it correctly, Scribus can not rasterize it correctly.
> Well, that's why i'm worrying.
> A little "test", one bar "music":
> PS by LilyPond: http://brownian.org.ua/plain/scribus/first-barno.ps (468K)
> PDF by LilyPond: http://brownian.org.ua/plain/scribus/first-barno.pdf (20K)
> PS was imported into Scribus document and exported as PDF:
> http://brownian.org.ua/plain/scribus/first-barno-scribus.pdf (17K)
> Note stems... So, first two files look good in ghostview, kpdf etc.
> and acroread.
> The third one looks bad.
> That's why i'm worrying.
> Scribus 1.3.4, 2007-05-27, C-C-T-F-C, using Ghostscript 8.15.4.
> Linux.
>> /Peter
Have just committed some changes to 1.5.5svn, which fixed the incorrect
parsing of the rectfill and rectstroke postscript commands. So the
exported pdf will now look much better.

Franz Schmid

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