Color Management

Thomas L├╝bking thomas.luebking at
Mon Sep 21 11:08:36 PDT 2015

On Montag, 21. September 2015 19:26:38 CEST, Martin Kaffanke wrote:
> Hi there, 
> Is there a way to make colors on the display looking the same 
> as on the printer, by printing a Page and compare the screen on 
> sight? 

Try --gamma and --brightness on xrandr.
You can also try the more versatile (but harder to use ;-)

"On sight" will however get you nowhere close to reliable results. There're special calibration devices for this purpose (like $100,- and up to really insulting offers ;-)


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