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1997.03.11 14:41 "Writing tiff files in strip format", by Rajat Varma
1997.03.11 18:29 "RE: Writing tiff files in strip format", by Brian McDougle
1997.03.12 08:44 "Re: Writing tiff files in strip format", by Dr. Klaus Bartz
1997.03.11 18:34 "Re: Writing tiff files in strip format", by David Babcock

1997.03.11 18:29 "RE: Writing tiff files in strip format", by Brian McDougle

Rajat,

Multi-strip TIFF files were designed so that you can decompress an image in the smallest possible chunk of memory. Consequently, you can choose any number of rows per strip when you compress the image. It all depends upon the compression engine and the expected decompression engine.

Brian McDougle
Product Engineer, Imaging Products
ISV Support Group
Canon Information Systems, Inc.
Email: bmcdougle@cissc.canon.com