[sugar] [Cross Posted] High res screenshots of Sugar

Bert Freudenberg bert
Fri Oct 10 12:09:49 EDT 2008

Am 10.10.2008 um 18:02 schrieb Sayamindu Dasgupta:

> On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 9:24 PM, Bert Freudenberg <bert at freudenbergs.de 
> > wrote:
> Yeah - that's what confused me :-S
>> If it's too hard to educate their art department, just make a  
>> screenshot and
>> adjust the dpi in PhotoShop to 300. They won't notice.
> But don't you think the print process will break in that case ?

No, why would it? It's just pixels, and this changes a single number  
in the picture file (if you adjust dpi without resampling).

>> If you *really* wanted to get fancy, run Sugar inside a VNC server  
>> of say
>> 12000x9000 pixels at 2000 dpi. Sugar is designed to be scalable to  
>> all
>> resolutions so in theory this should work. In practice you'll find  
>> there are
>> some things that are not really scaled.
> Fonts will probably be messed up in that case.

They shouldn't, Sugar uses scalable fonts.

- Bert -

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