[scribus] PDF Export Issue

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Fri Jul 6 13:34:32 UTC 2012

> Hi,
> I am Steve, the managing editor for GIMP Magazine.  We were planning
> to build the magazine using open source Scribus, but we ran into an
> issue.
> ISSUE: Scribus PDF Export leaves a red border outline on every page.
> WORKFLOW:-open scribus 1.4.1 on Windows Vista-New document (accept all
> defaults)-export PDF (accept all defaults)-open PDF document in Adobe
> reader 9 (see attached PDF document)
> We need to make decisions on the software we use to make the magazine.
>  We would obvious love to use Scribus open source software if this
> issue can be solved.  Kindly let us know as soon as possible.

This was just a blank document?

> A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
> Name: Document-1.pdf
> Type: application/pdf
> Size: 1565 bytes

I see no red border in Acroread


Anything in your Adobe preferences?

Anything in your Window manager to put a red border around a document?

Definitely not a Scribus issue.


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