[scribus] LaTeX frame and pdf export

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Thu Oct 16 15:40:18 CEST 2008

henry atting wrote:
> With a LaTeX frame in my document I get this error message when
> exporting to pdf/x-3:
>           Object is a placed PDF
> In another thread it is said:
> ,----
> | The warning would be better worded as "PDF in image frame will be
> | rasterized on output".
> `----
> Okay, it is rasterized. Is this the reason for the poor output of the
> fonts? For example the horizontal line of the `e' gets lost among
> others.
> I would say this makes rendering LaTeX rather unusable. I hope I am
> missing something.
> My Scribus Version 1.3.5svn
if you're already using 1.3.5svn (which you shouldn't normally be using 
blah blah blah... :-) you can try the experimental embedding of pdfs 
which will avoid any rasterization (you find a checkbox for it in the 
"export pdf" dialog).

good luck!

More information about the scribus mailing list