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2000.10.04 16:24 "PHOTOMETRIC_YCBCR", by Raj Kumar S.
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2000.10.06 02:20 "Re: Old-style JPEG and HP 9100C Digital Sender", by Tom Lane
2000.10.06 04:14 "Re: Old-style JPEG and HP 9100C Digital Sender", by Raj Kumar S.
2000.10.06 09:36 "Re: Old-style JPEG and HP 9100C Digital Sender", by Joris Van Damme
2000.10.06 10:36 "Re: Old-style JPEG and HP 9100C Digital Sender", by Martin Bailey
2000.10.07 06:03 "Re: Old-style JPEG and HP 9100C Digital Sender", by Joris Van Damme
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2000.10.06 04:14 "Re: Old-style JPEG and HP 9100C Digital Sender", by Raj Kumar S.

On Thu, 5 Oct 2000, Tom Lane wrote:

a would-be decoder must figure out what their particular variant is and write special code to support that variant.

why don't we start off with the most widely used types. i assume the files produced by a single application will be similar.

Adobe have been suppressing a ready-to-go TIFF 7.0 spec for quite a few years now. I have heard well-informed opinions that Adobe see TIFF

> as a competitive threat to their proprietary PDF spec

some of the stark realities of a corporate dominated world :-(

raj