[NTG-pdftex] PNG image embedding
The Thanh Han
The Thanh Han <email@example.com>
Thu, 17 Jun 2004 21:15:52 +0700
On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 12:16:27AM +0200, Hartmut Henkel wrote:
> There is a small q+d patch on my homepage at
> which tries to embed PNG files natively, without the usual slow
> decompressing + compressing steps done by pdftex---only if the PNG image
> type allows that. This usually results in a smaller overall PDF file
> size, as the original line-by-line predictor type informations from the
> PNG image are carried over into the PDF file. And the PNG embedding is
sounds great. many thanks Hartmut.
> Best Regards, Hartmut
> P.S. The newest libtiff comes with a tiff2pdf program. Quite handy.
ha, good that we dropped tiff support. If there is a reasonable png2pdf
program, should we drop PNG support as well?