[scribus] scribus Digest, Vol 36, Issue 2: document expansion

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Fri Mar 4 13:15:02 CET 2011

hi john,

>> http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/Web_optimised_PDF
> The script definitely helped me!  Upon seeing it, I tried to reduce the size
> of my latest issue which resulted in a 1.5 Gig pdf file.  After running your
> script, I got a much more manageable 35 MEG file.  Of course, as stated in
> an earlier email in another thread, I sent the printer the larger file and
> will continue to do so.  But since I have no desire to recreate from scratch
> the entire issue as a smaller pdf, I'll continue to use your script.  I'm an
> Ubuntu 10.10 user.  Thanks, so much.

on top of using that script, you can also try to create a PDF with a 
smaller resolution for the images... there are settings for it in the 
PDF export dialog


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