[XeTeX] efficiency of placing different graphics formats?

Jonathan Kew jonathan at jfkew.plus.com
Tue Sep 23 20:11:50 CEST 2008

On 23 Sep 2008, at 6:51 PM, William Adams wrote:

> I'm placing PNG files in a project and it seems much slower than
> placing equivalent JPG files --- has anyone timed this?

I can believe that it would tend to be slower, because PDF supports  
the embedding of JPEG data as-is, whereas PNG would have to be  
interpreted and converted by the driver as it generates the PDF file.


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