[scribus] PDF Export and Embedding Fonts

John Jason Jordan johnxj at comcast.net
Mon Jun 15 18:02:28 CEST 2009

On Mon, 15 Jun 2009 12:12:53 +0200
Jan Schrewe <jschrewe at googlemail.com> dijo:

> Am Montag 15 Juni 2009 04:36:29 schrieb John Jason Jordan:
> > I am curious as to which is the better route - embed or convert to
> > outlines? I always thought that embedding the fonts would make screen
> > display and printing faster. Is that correct?
> If you let a prefossional printer do the print it usually doesn't matter if 
> your fonts are outlined or not. At least from my experience.
> If you want to convert your font from otf to ttf you can use the following 
> script.
> After installing the resulting ttf files (and probably deinstalling the otf 
> files) you should be able to embed the font.

I'm sorry, I did not make something clear. The fonts that Scribus is
refusing to embed are Junicode Regular and FreeSerif Medium, both of
which are TrueType fonts. Both are also free open source fonts released
under the GPL. The document contains no OpenType fonts.

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