[scribus] Scribus 1.3.5 and use of pantone colours in Scribus
christoph-schaefer at gmx.de
Fri Aug 14 00:14:24 CEST 2009
Am Donnerstag, 13. August 2009 16:21:57 schrieb Julian Robbins:
> In the Scribus 1.3.5 review in LGW
> http://www.libregraphicsworld.org/articles.php?article_id=9, Alexandre
> mentions a technique to import pantone colour palette. I tried this,but
> it doesnt quite give enough detail to work.
> > EPS and AI as swatches
> > Importing EPS and AI files as swatches actually means that you can
> > easily enable Pantone color palettes in Scribus. This is how you do it:
> > 1. Register at Pantone web site.
> > 2. Download swatches installation package.
> > 3. Install it (using WINE on Linux — it does work).
> > 4. Go to /Edit > Colors/.
> > 5. Click *Import* button.
> > 6. Point to a EPS with a Pantone palette.
> I registered and downloaded The MyPantone free app. and yes it does work
> under WINE. But how do you get it to save colours into a format that
> Scribus can import ? You can save in various formats for Indesign,
> Illustrator, even Coreldraw, but they are in bin formats such as .acb
> I'm sure this will be useful for many others, so i would appreciate some
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