[Openicc] GoSoC 2011: CPD and target printing
homann at colormanagement.de
Thu May 5 13:49:25 PDT 2011
I don´t think that printing in device state is only an extreme fraction
I see photo-enthusiasts, which are using remote profiling services and
users which are doing application based printer colormanagement with a
printer driver setting in device state.
I don´t see any reason not to have an advanced option for printing in
Most of all commercial drivers have such option.
The users who need the option are happy to use it and the others don´t
Am 05.05.11 21:38, schrieb Chris Murphy:
> On May 5, 2011, at 1:24 PM, Alastair M. Robinson wrote:
>> Having a CPD flag that applications use to signal that "advanced" options should be shown would be just about tolerable, I suppose, but still seems like needlessly sacrificing functionality on the altar of user-friendliness to me. (And we see so much of that these days that some of us, myself included, are admittedly hyper-sensitive and quick to shout if we see any hint of it happening!)
> This is not a hill I'm going to die on. However, I just think we're talking about an extreme fraction of users who need to even use the feature so why subject real estate, even in advanced options. This will certainly be the least used advanced option.
> It isn't merely about user friendly. It's about use necessary. I just don't see the vast majority of apps needing such a control, therefore there is no sacrificed function.
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