[scribus] overlapping bleed

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Wed Aug 10 07:31:36 UTC 2011

hi cedric,

> I am designing a saddle stitch brochure which I must deliver
> as 8 single A4 pages. Nonetheless in the central pages (4-5) my text and
>   images are spread across the full width.
> Now each page must have an individual bleed of 2mm, which in the case of these pages causes an overlap.
> How
>   can I configure my document so that Scribus will duplicate the bleed
> area onto the next page? Currently I have created A4 + 2mm bleed on all
> sides, so the text is strictly cut at the page limit and I would lose
> 4mm of text and images if my printer cuts that.

... do you have any sign that setting the bleed (and using it while 
exporting to pdf) does not do what you're aiming at?


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