[scribus] Fast Printing with LoRes or absent pictures

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Wed Aug 4 10:48:20 CEST 2010

>   re other thread about <<[scribus] Removing images from image
> frames>>
> showing my ignorance of the scribus code base being a lazy programmer
> (well being a human and too many other things to do) a question for
> those more intimate with the code. Would it be possible to wrap or
> subclass (insert appropriate or your favourite terminology) the (I
> assume exists) get image routine with an optional flag which could
> have
> meanings of
> - get full image (as per previous functionality)
> - get a Lo Res version of image
> - ignore do not get image at all
> If that is possible could the print or pdf generate functions have an
> appropriate tick box/drop down box with the above options and pass or
> store it as some sort of variable, defaulting to the get full image
> setting?

While I think I know where you are coming from, it is easier to get to
the image into the frame, and then right click->Preview settings->
then select what you want.

Select later than earlier, gives you a chance to adjust the image
before worrying about memory etc.



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