[Openicc] Printing targets: App or driver ? Profiling RGB or CMYK
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Wed May 18 17:40:37 PDT 2011
On May 18, 2011, at 6:18 PM, Robert Krawitz wrote:
> "DeviceN calibration burnt in" that the driver cannot read back makes
> no sense *whatsoever*, since the printer isn't receiving data in any
> kind of color space, but rather a complete specification of what drops
> are printed.
Ahhh OK. So then the OEM driver knows how to access this info from the printer each time it produces a print.
But in any even ColourBase is UK only, not available in the U.S.
> * Micro-adjustments to the actual drop size. This is the most
> intriguing possibility, and would be more difficult to test. I'd
> probably have to look at the initialization sequences to two
> printers (in addition to bidirectional communication) to figure this
> one out.
But it still seems like such micro-adjustments would be available to any ESC/P-2 stream, not just from the OEM driver.
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