[cairo] Spot colors (and CMYK)
ku.b at gmx.de
Wed Feb 17 22:25:35 PST 2010
Am 17.02.10, 11:39 -0800 schrieb Bill Spitzak:
> Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
>> Such direct from device to device converting technices are not standardised
>> in ICC.
> This is EXACTLY why I don't want Cairo to do this.
> Do you really think if Cairo defined how it understands color profiles it
> would support this? Apparently not.
> Exactly how do you think your magical color correction is going to not be
> instantly obsolete if you force the back end to do this work?
Device link technology is completely ICC standard conform. There is no
Please, Cairo shall not parse ICC profiles and do colour conversions by
its own. Thats up to libraries like lcms, ColorSync, WCS.
Colour conversions on linux are almost modular. No need to reinvent the
developing for colour management
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