[scribus] PDFX1A

Gerard Cunningham gerard at faduda.net
Tue Apr 7 22:30:08 CEST 2009

At 21:18 07/04/2009, you wrote:
 >Steven Dayton wrote:
 >> Side question. Are there plans to implement later pdf versions than 1.4?
 >Answer. Yes. Keep in mind that there isn't such a great rush since the
 >value would depend on the PDF going to someone having the  software to
 >handle these more advanced PDFs.
 >When we see printers hung up on PDFX1a, that speaks to the slowness of
 >adoption of these newer formats.

In fairness to the printer, he was unfamiliar with Scribus, and may 
have asked for the most basic format he could handle. I've sent off a 
sample page to him and asked questions about other things he can handle.

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