[scribus] LaTeX frame and pdf export

henry atting nspm_01 at literaturlatenight.de
Thu Oct 16 17:47:40 CEST 2008

Zitat - a.l.e * Do Okt 16 2008 um 15:40 -

> 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!
> a.l.e

You mean that `Embed PDF & EPS files (EXPERIMENTAL)' checkbox? It is
greyed out. 
I just rebuilt scribus and it remains greyed out.

Okay, scribus from svn involves a great risk, I keep that in mind ;-)
but it is so inviting to use LaTeX *and* scribus.


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