[Openicc] Color Management for Ubuntu

Robert Krawitz rlk at alum.mit.edu
Tue May 3 17:55:21 PDT 2011

On Tue, 03 May 2011 23:13:15 +0100, Alastair M. Robinson wrote:
> Hi,
> On 03/05/11 22:00, Ann McCarthy wrote:
>> In your experience, have you found sufficient workflow hooks are in
>> place to handle avoiding applying the printer profile in the box when
>> printing to a printer that has an in-box RIP/CMM?
> I have experience of this situation using EFI Fiery RIPs and
> printing Postscript data.  The hooks are there, but somewhat
> cryptically placed - under the PPD option named "CMYK Simulation".
> (Set to 'None' if you want CMYK data untouched, but linearization
> curves applied, and 'Colorwise Off' if you want raw CMYK.)

Sort of like our (Gutenprint)'s "Uncorrected", which actually means
linearized, "Density", which means corrected for density but without
linearization curves applied, and "Raw", meaning no adjustments at

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