Linearizing PDF scans
paulkoning at comcast.net
Tue Aug 17 13:38:13 CDT 2021
> On Aug 17, 2021, at 1:47 PM, ED SHARPE via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
> but does tumble OVER compress things?
Over compress? The normal, and only really valid, practice with black & white documents is lossless compression, where that term has no meaning.
There are those who don't understand that JPEG is intrinsically unfit for bitonal material and line graphics of any kind. If you're dealing with the output of such, then you may indeed have "overcompressed" material. But I believe the people here all know better
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