[scribus] using Gimp to resize photographs is very poor design
ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Wed Feb 10 17:03:40 CET 2010
> >> You can and should resize images in Scribus. i.e. Scribus does
> >> provide that feature. Shrinking it in the GIMP will make it look
> >> terrible, so don' t do that.
> Well, *I* know that, but it is easier to say "don't resize" because
> clearly th OP does not know that. No sense in creating additional
> confusion all at once; I prefer to layer the confusion on slowly.
well, telling the user that gimp will make the picture look terrible is imo not really a way to avoid confusion...
in the future, people googling for "scribus gimp" have now some chances to get their answer from this post...
but, yes, you're right: scribus *can* resize the image in the way you described!
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