[clug] CMYK support

Neill Cox neill.cox at ingenious.com.au
Fri May 29 00:17:59 GMT 2009

I use ReportLab to generate CMYK pdfs for printing.  Good for procedurally
generated content, but definitely not a DTP application.


On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 8:15 PM, Andrew Janke <a.janke at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 19:42, Chris Smart <mail at christophersmart.com>
> wrote:
> > Pascal could probably answer this better, but as Tridge mentioned at
> > the CLUG meeting tonight, there is a plugin for GIMP to enable CMYK
> > support, called Separate. There is an improved version called
> > Separate+.
> I have no idea on the context of this but if you are after DTP work, I
> use Scribus for CMYK PDF seps that are then sent to the Canberra Times
> and included as is without re-imaging.  They have no issue with them
> so far after telling me multiple times that I had to buy <expensive
> proprietary things> and use <that other OS> or else it would not
> work...
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