[scribus] Printing service problem with Scribus

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Tue Jan 13 16:14:18 UTC 2015

On 01/13/2015 11:12 AM, Gregory Pittman wrote:
> On 01/13/2015 09:38 AM, Rolf-Werner Eilert wrote:
>> Nice idea with a shell script, but I guess that wasn't the problem here.
>> It was about the main font used, and I checked for it right now, so no
>> indication I forgot.
> One thing to do is to look at the PDF under Adobe Reader and see what it
> tells you about fonts. It should indicate if they are there or not.
> There may be some truth to printers having a bad opinion about Scribus,
> but this is likely a cover for their own inadequacies and lack of
> knowledge, as well as perhaps some laziness in not keeping their own
> software up to date.
> When we sent the PDF of the Scribus manual and it didn't work at first,
> he was able to figure out why. IIRC, we ended up having to outline some
> fonts to get it to work.

"He" being Louis.


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