[scribus] Problem with large exported PDF files

Martin Costabel costabel at wanadoo.fr
Fri Aug 20 18:00:03 CEST 2010

Bill Wheaton wrote:
> The ghostscript command will knock a 1.9GB PDF file generated by
> Scribus down to less than 300MB which is very helpful. But any PDF
> bigger than 2GB fails when passed through ghostscript
> Here's the setup:
> Mac OS 10.6.2
> Scribus 1.3.6
> Ghostscript 8.71

Your ghostscript is built as a 32bit executable. For treating > 2GB 
files, I guess it would need to be 64bit. You can build this yourself 
from sources or use Fink to install it.


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