[OSM-talk] will walkingpapers printed on black and white work?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Sat Feb 27 10:11:23 GMT 2010


On 27/02/10 05:21, Michal Migurski wrote:

> Interesting, I've been treating PDF uploads as errors, essentially. =)
> I wasn't aware of printers that spoke PDF instead of JPEG/TIFF. If
> this is a common problem I can look into ways of handling it. So far
> most of the image libraries I've been using don't really handle the
> complex postscript of PDF at all.

The PDF that a scanner produces will normally just contain a big 
embedded bitmap image. No idea how easy that is to extract though.

Tom

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