13647Re: Recent Adobe issue and PPL
- Dec 10, 2013I wonder how much it would cost to pay a recent MIT grad to do it - could it be raised with a kickstarter campaign?Could people who don't use trapping use the software without that feature?
Identification of separations (whether spot or process) is simple.
Determining how to spread or choke two separations that touch each other is
difficult. Determining how to spread or choke two *or more* separations
that touch each other *with halftones *is *extremely *difficult. The number
crunching behind this has traditionally been done (and presumably patented)
by prepress software vendors. None has open sourced their work to my
The developers of Ghostscript have identified "In-RIP
as an area in need of developers. They don't expect anyone to step up to
the plate at this point. But, if you're a math genius with time on your
hands by all means *have at it!*
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