[Desktop_printing] Agenda proposal: Replace PostScript by PDF as job transfer format

Ralph Giles giles at ghostscript.com
Sat Jan 7 17:24:58 PST 2006

On Sat, Jan 07, 2006 at 07:45:31PM -0500, Michael Sweet wrote:

> >Does PDF (and the xpdf engine) support high bit depths (such as 16
> >bits)?  I'd like to see us move in that direction.  There's nothing
> PDF supports it, and I *think* Derek's Splash engine will do arbitrary
> bit depths and colorspaces (perhaps we should invite him to the summit
> as well - I'll ask if he is interested...)

So does Ghostscript, sort of. Kai-Uwe discovered some flatness issues 
this summer. But in any case we are interested in supporting this and
would love to have 16 bit drivers to talk to.


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