[scribus] tutorial -- which color set?

Gregory Pittman gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Wed Feb 8 01:46:58 UTC 2012

On 02/07/2012 03:01 PM, john Culleton wrote:
> On Tue, 07 Feb 2012 03:10:44 -0700
> Christen Anderson<christenanderson1994 at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> Working on the updated tutorial for Scribus. A frequently asked
>> question is, /Where are all my colors?/ I seem to remember most of
>> you recommending the "open office" color set... however, there are
>> many of the sets that have more colors. For example, "X11" is the one
>> I use, with many more colors than the open office set. Which set
>> should I recommend in the the new tutorial? Is there any reason to
>> use one set over another?
>> Thanks,
>> Christen
>> -------------- next part --------------
> X11 colors are for screen use. Readers need to learn/use CMYK colors
> for printing use.
There is some value of knowing about CMYK, but with commercial digital 
printers, strictly using CMYK isn't necessary anymore. Besides that, 
Scribus will convert to CMYK for you.


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