[NTG-pdftex] PNG image embedding

Hans Hagen pragma@wxs.nl
Thu Jul 8 16:43:27 CEST 2004


Martin Schröder wrote:

>On 2004-06-17 21:15:52 +0700, The Thanh Han wrote:
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>>On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 12:16:27AM +0200, Hartmut Henkel wrote:
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>>>P.S. The newest libtiff comes with a tiff2pdf program. Quite handy.
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>>ha, good that we dropped tiff support. If there is a reasonable png2pdf
>>program, should we drop PNG support as well?
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>Well, there is png2pdf: http://png2pdf.sourceforge.net/
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>We should keep png; it works quite well compared to the tiff
>support when I removed it. And we need some losless image
>support. :-)
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indeed; also, tiff was always experimental; also, we cannot permit such downward compatibility losses

Hans 

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