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Re: [debian-knoppix] Software recommendations for LinuxTag DVD edition?

On Sun, Jun 08, 2003 at 10:12:08PM +0200, Kurt Pfeifle wrote:
> Hi,
> another idea: djvulibre.
> From the Debian package description:
>    Utilities for the extraordinary DjVu image format
>    Executables including utilities for conversion between DjVu and other 
>    formats.
>    DjVu is a set of compression technologies, a file format, and a software
>    platform for the delivery over the Web of digital documents, scanned 
>    documents,
>    and high resolution images.
>    DjVu documents download and display extremely quickly, and look exactly 
>    the
>    same on all platforms. DjVu can be seen as a superior alternative to PDF 
>    and
>    Postscript for digital documents, to TIFF (and PDF) for scanned 
>    documents, to
>    JPEG for photographs and pictures, and to GIF for large palettized 
>    images. DjVu
>    is the only Web format that is practical for distributing high-resolution
>    scanned documents in color.

I have never heared of this before, but it seems to be OK, both the 
license and the package. Ok, installed.

Is actually anybody using this?

-Klaus Knopper
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