[Scribus] PDF generated from Scribus doesn't print right
Tue Mar 27 20:39:42 CEST 2007
Gustavo Homem wrote:
> On Tuesday 27 March 2007 19:03, John Beale wrote:
>> > I generated this PDF with Scribus:
>> > http://people.angulosolido.pt/~gustavo/scribus/probPDF/problem.pdf
>> > and although it opens fine on Adobe Reader, whenever I try to print it
>> > result is half a page of pixelated content, along with a perfect half...
>> Adobe Acrobat 7 for Windows XP reports the above PDF document is 16.5 x
>> 11.7" in size, and it is just a lossy-compressed bitmap, without vector or
>> font info. Is that what you intended? Is this your original layout or was
> Yes, this is intended.
>> this scanned in from an existing print? I only have a US letter-sized
>> printer (8.5 x 11 inches) but for what it is worth, when asked to print
>> just page 1, Acrobat 7 did print out the first page correctly (the one that
>> is shown pixellized in your PNG example)
> Thanks for the info. We need to see if this is a Linux/Ghostscript related
> issue only.
> This was tested on two printers with the same Linux version, and we got the
> pixelized result on both.
I am beginning to see. I think you need to scan such a document at
higher resolution to get the type to print clean. At least use 1200 x
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