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From: Stephen Wilhelm <>
To: DocBook Mailing List <>
Subject: Graphics image question
Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2001 14:11:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0101200808560.1309-100000@localhost.localdomain> (raw)
Message-ID: <20010120141100.p81LA9_xplkjLVEvfkGNOgBvSs-W5MyOmEj_ZcSBMYU@z> (raw)

Hello everyone.  I have a DocBook document that has some images in it.  I
use the Cygnus tools to publish the SGML sources.  Now, db2html does a
great job, but db2ps and db2pdf gives some LaTeX errors about gif images
not being supported.  I switched to jpeg images, but the resulting
Postscript and PDF files look absolutely horrible (in one case, each pixel
of the image was rendered as a 50 pixel block, which is obviously

So, does anyone know if there is anything I can do to get gif's or jpeg's
working?  If not, is there another image format that I should consider?
The only thing I would require from another format would be that it must
work with web browsers as well (so no eps files).

Any suggestions?

Stephen Wilhelm
    See my Gtk-Perl Tutorial:

             reply	other threads:[~2001-01-20 14:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2001-12-19 22:49 Stephen Wilhelm [this message]
2001-01-20 14:11 ` Stephen Wilhelm
2001-12-19 22:49 ` Peter Toft
2001-01-20 14:22   ` Peter Toft
2001-12-19 22:49   ` Peter Toft
2001-01-21  1:15     ` Peter Toft
2001-12-19 22:49 ` Eric Bischoff
2001-01-31  3:10   ` Eric Bischoff
2001-12-19 22:49   ` Stephen Wilhelm
2001-01-31 21:25     ` Stephen Wilhelm
2001-12-19 22:49 ` Ricardo
2001-02-05  8:17   ` Ricardo
2001-12-19 22:49   ` Ricardo
2001-02-05 11:19     ` Ricardo

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