[scribus] Problem with large exported PDF files
ka1vgm at gmail.com
Fri Aug 20 01:46:25 CEST 2010
And you set the "Maximum Image Resolution" to 300 dpi in the "pdf Export" window?
On Thu, 19 Aug 2010 18:42:17 -0400
Bill Wheaton <gisgeek at nc.rr.com> wrote:
> Hi Christoph-- Thanks for the reply.
> The original input files are, in total, about 500MB. They are jpegs. There are about 150 of them. One per page. There's no text, just 1 photo per page. In scribus, I set the the resolution of every photo to about 300dpi. Scribus properties for each image shows Actual X-DPI and Actual Y-DPI of 300 to 330 depending on the photo.
> I figure gs will resample down to 300, so I wasn't too worried about the 330dpi. I do not know why Scribus makes a 2GB PDF file.
> If there is another way that I should be specifying 300dpi for each image in Scribus, please let me know.
> I'm exporting to PDF 1.5 (Acrobat 6). I've tried setting colors for Screen/Web and Printer. The Printer option makes even larger PDF files (about 2.5GB as compared to 2GB for screen/web).
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