OpenPrinting Summit - Print Dialog and Colour Management
boud at valdyas.org
Thu Mar 17 07:10:04 GMT 2011
On Thursday 17 March 2011 Mar, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
> Am 17.03.11, 07:29 +0100 schrieb Boudewijn Rempt:
> > On Thursday 17 March 2011 Mar, Christoph Feck wrote:
> >>> Also on the agenda is integrated end-to-end Colour Management possibly
> >>> using colord , something I know absolutly nothing about, so any
> >>> feedback or suggestions people have on that will be very welcome. For
> >>> starters the dependencies for colord are glib and policykit.
> >> Kai-Uwe Behrmann (maintainer of KDE color management applications) can
> >> help you here. Grab him on http://www.oyranos.org/ and make sure he attends
> >> the meeting ;)
> > Well... Kai-Uwe and Richard Hughes have had huge discussions on colord
> > on the openicc mailing list
> > (http://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/openicc) -- too huge for
> > me to follow them. This list might be a good starting place for more
> > info. For what I got out of it, colord seems to be, like so many
> > "generic" libraries be focussed on gnome/gtk-first, while oyranos
> > (Kai-Uwe's system) is burdened by using a config system that nobody
> > packages. But that impression might be outdated and is certainly
> > over-simplified.
> Agreed, the discussion threads are very long. But we are about to extract
> important ideas and turn them into proposals.
That's so cool!
> Oyranos ships with the needed configuration code inside its source tree
> since the last release at begin of this year.
> The library comes with a CUPS module for printing, and further SANE (which
> needs patches), Xorg, Quarz monitor and CameraRAW modules.
> What would be cool to have are a Quarz module for printing and make the
> library fit for Windows' WCS.
Boudewijn Rempt | http://www.valdyas.org, http://www.krita.org
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