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Re: [BKARTS] image compressions....



At 11:48 AM 1/27/03 -0500, you wrote:
>LZW: Lempel-Ziv & Welch compression scheme
>patented form of compression owned by Unisys.

I read an article recently where Unisys was considering legal action over
use of the TIFF format.
Commercial or institutional users might consider checking with Unisys
before considering TIFF format for archival use.

Norm Audet
Snugharborbooks
Ellsworth, ME

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