[Openicc] What is exactly needed for color management in a distro?

Kai-Uwe Behrmann ku.b at gmx.de
Tue May 31 08:06:25 PDT 2011

Am 31.05.11, 16:48 +0200 schrieb Gabriel Ebner:
> On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 4:29 PM, Richard Hughes <hughsient at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Oyranos is a competing framework to colord. ICC Examin is a profile
>> viewer like gcm-viewer. libXcm and Xcm and needed for the compiz color
>> correction server, which also needs Oyranos.
> There is also an Oyranos-free compiz color correction plugin:
> https://github.com/gebner/compiz-cms

compiz-cms would break all applications, which rely on _ICC_PROFILE(_xxx) 
atoms as it has currnetly not automatism to avoid double colour 
correction. This means Krita, Gimp, Inkscape, Scribus and so on would 
break colour wise.

kind regards
Kai-Uwe Behrmann
developing for colour management 
www.behrmann.name + www.oyranos.org

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