[gs-devel] Rendering separations failures when
transparency in PDF (xefitra)
ken.sharp at artifex.com
Mon Oct 5 03:42:06 PDT 2009
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At 13:00 05/10/2009 +0300, Nikolai Tasev wrote:
>With the latest version of Ghostscript 8.70 transparency handling is better.
>But there are still glitches while renderring some PDFs with transparency
>( crashes or blank pages ) especially when using the tiffsep device to
>Are the improvements to the transparency in the 8.70 version applied to all
>devices or is it specific to those rendering composite images?
In general the improvements in transparency rendering are applicable to all
devices, since the work was mostly done in the transparency compositor
device (and other areas of the interpreter).
If you are encountering problems you should raise these as bug reports at
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