[scribus] Scribus 1.4.1 on ubuntu and "embed PDF & EPS"

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Fri May 25 07:08:26 UTC 2012

hi shandolad,

> I'm having trouble using the "Embed PDF & EPS (experimental)" option 
> for PDF export. I am on Ubuntu 12.04, and that option is greyed out (I 
> can't click it) on my installation. I think I already have Podofo 
> installed (libpodofo0.8.0 and *0.9.0 too). Scribus is installed from 
> the Ubuntu repositories (version 1.4.1). I want to use the option to 
> make sure that my SVGs are sharp in the resulting PDF too.
> Does anyone have any hints for me?

you don't need that option to get SVGs as native paths in your PDF.

SVG are transformed into Scribus elements on import.
that option only applies to PDF and EPS loaded into image frames.

still, it's strange that the option is not available...

have fun

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