[scribus] Placed EPS not K=100 black

Christoph Schäfer christoph-schaefer at gmx.de
Thu Apr 22 01:44:08 CEST 2010

Am Mittwoch, 21. April 2010 02:31:13 schrieb Rhys Evans:
> In Scribus 1.3.6 on Windows when placing a CMYK EPS file with only one
> colour channel filled, 100% K, the placed file appears to convert this to a
> rich black variant. This carries through to the exported pdf as well. My
> workaround has been to import it as an SVG and replace the black from the
> imported file with 100%K. I prefer the EPS for accurate frame boundaries,
> fitting the frame to the image doesn't have any padding with the EPS. Any
> ideas on why the colour conversion occurs?

What happens when you import the EPS file directly, i.e. via File > Import 
instead of an image frame?


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