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Uncompressed Mode Trigger

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053639D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Alexander, RW Mitchell, JL [+details]

Abstract

Known facsimile image data compression systems often cause an actual data expansion when compressing a half-tone image or any piece of an image that contains too many short run-lengths. A method is described herein for limiting the expansion that can occur on such documents.