Scanning formats

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Mon Aug 14 10:39:44 CDT 2006


On 8/14/2006 at 11:29 AM Jason McBrien wrote:

>All somewhat recent browsers support it, most recent OSes support it
>natively. Better lossless compression than TIFF. Good metadata support.
>Open source and not patent encumbered like TIFF (it uses LZW compression.)

Didn't the patent on LZW expire in 2003?  No encumbrance there.

Cheers,
Chuck





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