Bad quality of photo printing under ubuntu
iamniran at gmail.com
Sat Jun 25 13:48:01 UTC 2005
On 25 Jun 2005 15:32:20 +0200, Matthias Heiler <heiler at gmx.de> wrote:
> (1) There are very thin horizontal _or_ vertical lines (depending on
> the setting Portrait/Landscape in the printer dialog). I first
> suspected a hardware problem, but under Win the lines are gone. I
> think they may represent boundaries of "chunks" that are processed
> independently and then sent incorrectly to the printer.
> (2) Overall the pictures look average at best. Looking closely one
> can see artifacts from the printing process. The Windows-Prints
> (using HP's driver) are much better: Better colors, no artifacts.
> (I set all automatic image "optimizations" in the Win-Driver to
Have you tried setting the quality level on the driver?
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