[scribus] Printing two pages across?
jaford at watford53.freeserve.co.uk
Wed Sep 22 18:36:03 CEST 2010
On 9/20/2010 9:39 PM, John Culleton wrote:
> On Linux I use PostScript utilities from PSUtil for this task. Here is
> the script I have used for years to take any arbitrary Postscript file
> containing 8.5 x 11 pages and impose it on 11 x 17 pages.:
> psbook $1.ps $1b.ps
> echo 'psnup'
> psnup -2 -ptabloid -Pletter $1b.ps $1p.ps
> echo 'psselect'
> psselect -o $1p.ps $1o.ps
> psselect -e -r $1p.ps $1e.ps
> #lpr $1o.ps
> #echo 'switch paper'
> #read x
> #lpr $1e.ps
> #rm $1p.ps $1e.ps $1o.ps $1b.ps
> The script is called with the name of the original Postscript file,
> less the .ps suffix. File foo.ps is called with:
> script1a foo.
Thanks John. I use Xubuntu running in Virtualbox, so I'll give it a try.
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