malex at scribus.info
Mon Jul 14 20:20:37 CEST 2008
* Julian Robbins <julian.robbins at q-par.com> [2008-07-14 11:22:50 +0100]:
> >>> >> Kubuntu Hardy Heron with Scribus 126.96.36.199
> >>> >>
> >>> >> I'm trying to get color management working.
> >>> >> I have installed liblcms1 but can't get Scribus to 'see' it (I don't have 'Input Profiles' on the
Debian/Ubuntu packages don't have any ICC profiles packaged in them because
the license for the sRGB profile is incompatible with Debian's guidelines. So,
to get some profiles you can install my package icc-profiles. I'll add that
Recommends later so it's more visible.
> >>> >> Image tab in the Properties box.
> >>> >> I have also extracted the AdobeICCProfiles.zip into ~/nigel/.color/icc and have enabled the
> >>> >> 'Activate Color Management' in [Scribus] Preferences.
> >>> >
> > I installed from the [K]Ubuntu repos.
> > I checked File > Help > About Scribus and it has 'Build ID: C-C-T-F-A' near the bottom of the
> > window, which means that it is configured for cms.
> > Blessings,
> > Nigel
> Hi Nigel
> I am using the same setup as you, and my colour management works fine,
> ie Ubuntu Hardy, with a version of 188.8.131.52 from Malex's repos.
> I think your problem is the same as I had. In debian/ubuntu that one of
> the reqd cms libs isnt pulled in at the time. You may want to check that
> the suggests or recommends packages are also installed.
> I posted to the list about this problem probably about a year or so ago,
> so you may find the answer in the archives.
> I think Malex changed his packages so that scribus has a suggested
> package. Right click using synaptic and select suggested packages
> against the littlecms and scribus packages.
> Additional -> I've just checked in Synaptic and you also also need the
> iccprofiles package, which doesnt get pulled in by Scribus/littlecms by
> the look of it.
> Hope this helps....
> Kind regards
> Julian Robbins
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