2005.05.26 19:48 "Re: [Tiff] How to Write a tif file with compression =COMPRESSION_JPEG& photometric = PHOTOMETRIC_YCBCR ?", by Bob Friesenhahn
well, let me restate that: i'd be very surprised to learn that Microsoft went with BGR because the early Intel CPUs cared about the order of the bytes in certain 24-bit data structures.
It could be due to something important like alphabetical ordering. :-)
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