More on manuals plus rescue

Noel Chiappa jnc at
Tue Aug 18 15:20:56 CDT 2015

    > From: Sean Caron

    > I have found that even fairly fine detail reproduces okay with a 300
    > DPI scan ... there's no need in scanning with extraneous bit depth and
    > then you start to get people complaining about file sizes

I have found that one can generally have one's cake, and eat it too:
if I scan at 600dpi in black and white, and then use "CCITT Group 4"
compression, the resulting images (of prints) are ~200KB per page.
Is that small enough? :-)


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