[pdftex] Spot colors (was: TeX finding filenames with spaces)
William F. Adams
wadams at atlis.com
Tue Jan 20 15:03:40 CET 2004
On Friday, January 16, 2004, at 04:35 AM, Hans Hagen wrote:
> So you got color tugboats?
No, my post-processing was typically ``fixing'' Type 3 fonts, and
setting things to be grayscale.
> Maybe GhostScript can be used to convert colors, esp since it can do
> pdf to pdf conversion.
I'd be surprised if that works.
Thierry then said:
>> Well, but how do you use consistently a two color model when you
>> have images from photoshop/illustrator?
and Ulrich responded:
> If you take cyan for your pantone then of course the same is true for
> photoshop/illustrator. Consistency is the magic word here.
> You or your printer can use third party software like Pitstop too.
> Then you can even change globally cyan to pantone.
Yep, that's what we usually do. This even works if the Illustrator /
PhotoShop art is set to by a PMS, then one sets the TeX files to use
whatever is desired, and then one creates a script which changes each
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