[scribus] reading pub and idd files

Alexandre Prokoudine alexandre.prokoudine at gmail.com
Thu Apr 18 11:57:45 UTC 2013

On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 11:41 AM, "Christoph Schäfer" wrote:

> the PDF Importer/Exporter in 1.5.0svn is already equal or better than InDesign's.

That's one hell of a serious claim :) What facts support it?

> To sum up, "file exchange" in DTP is pretty much an illusion. What is needed is something like a commonly agreed-upon open file standard, like ODT (and even that one is being torpedoed by MS) for Office documents.

I dare say, such a file format is an illusion too :)

> Let me re-instate my case: Let's refine IDML (and XTG, Xtag) support to a stage that it can be taken seriously.


Alexandre Prokoudine

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