AW: [Qgis-user] Composer raster output
John C. Tull
john.tull at wildnevada.org
Thu Mar 5 08:43:57 EST 2009
Ok. I must have dreamed the other. It would be a nice option to have
georeferenced file output from the composer.
John C. Tull, Ph.D.
Nevada Wilderness Project
8550 White Fir St.
Reno, NV 89523 USA
On Mar 4, 2009, at 23:52, Düster Horst <Horst.Duester at bd.so.ch> wrote:
> The new raster output option doesn't have any directly relation to
> image output. The option was created due to problems of PS Printers
> with large composer maps combined with transparent vector objects.
> When you try to print to PS Printers without checked raster option
> many printers aren't able to print maps in the correct way. Some
> objects are lost, polygon fill pattern will be printed wrong etc.
> When you check the raster option, the map is encapsulated as image
> into the postscript output. PS output generated in this way is
> printable on PS printers without problems and the fill pattern will
> be printed as you see them in composer map.
> I hope that my explanations are understandable.
> Dr. Horst Düster
> Stv. Amtschef / GIS-Koordinator
> Kanton Solothurn
> Bau- und Justizdepartement
> Amt für Geoinformation
> SO!GIS Koordination
> Rötistrasse 4
> CH-4501 Solothurn
> Telefon ++41(0)32 627 25 32
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> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: John C. Tull [mailto:john.tull at wildnevada.org]
> Gesendet am: Mittwoch, 4. März 2009 20:25
> An: Hugentobler Marco
> Cc: qgis-user List
> Betreff: [Qgis-user] Composer raster output
> I am a little unclear of the new raster output option in the Print
> Composer. I do not seem to see a difference in output when saving as
> an image (png) with and without this option checked. My hope was to
> get a png output with an associated world file. Am I misunderstanding
> the concept of this feature?
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