[scribus] Grayscale palette

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Wed Nov 25 00:40:58 UTC 2015

On 11/24/2015 05:32 PM, John Culleton wrote:
> There must be a hundred palettes distributed with
> Scribus. My customer's printer of the moment
> doesn't want any spot colors or ICC profiles so I
> have turned off color management. Is there a
> palette that just gives shades of gray or should
> I just use a percentage of black? The printer doesn't
> like transparencies either. The printer has
> already bounced the interior pdf once for the
> presence of an ICC  profile.  Can I use a CMYK
> color like C0 M0 Y0 K30 without inserting an ICC?
> profile?
> I am using Scribus 1.5.1 but I can back up to
> 1.5.0 if that is better in some way for this
> property.
There is one called X11Grey which is only greys, white and black. It's
an RGB profile.

It would be good to know what your printer wants as far as
characteristics, rather than just what he doesn't want.


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