[scribus] Working with 1bit black & white line art

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Tue Sep 25 11:30:22 UTC 2012

On 09/24/2012 09:41 AM, Martin Patenaude-Monette wrote:
>> I think the issue must be resampling. I don't think Scribus will
>> resample unless told so (setting the maximum DPI), so the resampling
>> (or anti-aliasing?) might take place during print.
> Well, Erich and Peter have interesting comments. Thank you. Obviously, I
> don't ask Scribus to resample my pictures.
>> A good way to test is probably to view the PDF on screen and zoom in
>> (400-800% zoom).
> That's one of the first thing I verified, that's why I'm maybe wrong to
> accuse Scribus. The zoomed PDF looks like the original TIFF files on the
> screen, not resampled.

It seems you've proven that the problem is in your PDF viewer/printer.
If the PDF has all the detail, that's all Scribus can do.


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