color management spec
ku.b at gmx.de
Mon Jun 2 04:33:06 PDT 2008
Am 02.06.08, 11:46 +0200 schrieb Lubos Lunak:
> On Saturday 31 of May 2008, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
> > To add to this, the project of handling colour management inside compiz
> > has many sides which are nice to modularise:
> > A ) communicate what is required by a application (regions, profiles..),
> > and tell what can be done by the windowmanager?
> > B ) convert a ICC profile conversion into a shader description
> > C ) wrap most of the above into Oyranos API's and
> > a hopefully small remainder into a compiz plug-in
> > Ideally applications see nothing about this.
> Why does the original proposal speak about the compositing manager doing it
> on the behalf of applications then?
Application should be able to opt out for colour management and continue
with advanced technices as they do today.
> > And let me ask you, Lubos, why not in compiz? What is difficult with
> > it? Or, where else?
> 'Why' is a natural question when being told to do something without being
> told why. Or can I count on you or somebody else writting the necessary code
> for me?
Not in spare time. But probably you can tell more about requirements and
strategies for colour matching in a compositor. So compositors can have a
common and easy way to support such features later on.
developing for colour management
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