[scribus] Image colorize no longer works?

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Fri Jul 10 00:21:12 CEST 2009

On Thu, 9 Jul 2009 22:02:28 +0200
Tijl Vercaemer <tijl.vercaemer at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm running Scribus 1.3.5 rc3 on OpenSUSE.
> In older versions, I used to have a number of non-destructive image
> effects. But now, when I click the "image effects" button (in the
> "manage images" dialog), nothing happens. The button doesn't respond
> to the mouse click. (I'm using a Dutch version, so I'm guessing the
> English names of the button and dialog)
> I have an old sla file that used the "colorize" effect on a number of
> images. When I open the file now in Scribus 1.3.5 rc3, the images
> still have their original color, not the new color I gave them.
> According to the information in the XML, the document was created
> using Scribus 1.3.4. (on ubuntu, in case that matters). The image
> effect looks like this in the XML: <ImageEffect Param="White
> 100" Code="2" />
> But I don't see a white image in Scribus, I see a black one.
> Is this a known issue? Is it a Scribus issue, or a Suse-only issue?


I have 1.3.5 rc3 (date of 29 Jun) but it has been built from svn 

The colorize works just fine for me

Why don't you open a new document in 1.3.5 rc3 and insert an image, then
do the colorize operation and see if that works

If it does, it might be something to do with the 1.3.4 sla file


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