[scribus] Font Problems Reported from Printer's Prepress Analysis

Pierre Marchand capparis at free.fr
Fri Jul 3 17:37:21 CEST 2009

Vous (JohnReed Maffeo) avez écrit :
> Hello,
> I just received a note from my printer's prepress. They are telling me
> "<the document I submitted>  has 3 fonts not embedded: CooperBlack, Fo0S0,
> Fo2S0". I am exporting my  files as PDF/X-3 from an IMac 10.4.11 from
> Scribus 1.3.5.svn Build ID: C-C-T-F-Q-Mac/Aqua Using Ghostscript version
> 8.61
> I have no idea what Fo0S0 or Fo2S0 are, and the Save as PDF dialog shows
> "Cooper Black Regular" in the Fonts to embed: section.
> The fonts to outline section shows Century Regular, Optima Italic, and
> Optima Regular. I am using Century Regular and Optima Italic in the
> document
> Note: The Fonts to embed: section also shows Arial Regular which I can not
> find in the document, which is a picture book of 40 pages and there is not
> a lot of text.
> Questions:
> 1. Is there a way that I can search for fonts in Scribus to see where the
> reference to Optima Regular and Arial are coming from?
> 2. I guess that Fo0S0 and Fo2S0 are referring to the outline fonts that are
> being used. Is that correct
> 3. Do I need to avoid using outline fonts?
> 4. Any suggestions?

At this point, the best may be to file a bug report and attach the SLA & PDF 
files to it.

Pierre Marchand

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