[Scribus] Black becomes lighter when exported to PDF

Craig Ringer craig
Tue Jul 10 09:49:20 CEST 2007

Marcin Szafran wrote:

>> How can I fix this?
> check your colour profiles - specially for printer (in most such cases 
> that is the reason). turn it off and try  to create pdf. also check if 
> your black is cmyk black (c0 m0 y0 k100) and not rgb.

Using the relative colorimetric rendering intent with black-point
compensation, RGB (255,255,255) should end up as a CMYK black. Maybe a
warm black rather than a pure K black, but still a good solid black.

Craig Ringer

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