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Re: Why is my printing so jagged?
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org (Rob Browning)
- Subject: Re: Why is my printing so jagged?
- From: email@example.com (Steve Hain)
- Date: Fri, 3 Mar 1995 14:05:35 -0500
- Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Sender: email@example.com
At 2:32 AM 3/3/95, Rob Browning wrote:
>I have a routine that graphs a line by "connecting the dots" using a
>#_MoveTo and #_LineTo for each segment. While this looks fine on screen,
>when I print it to a laserwriter (using print-u.lisp and letting the driver
>handle Quickdraw->PostScript translation) it looks ugly. The line is very
>lumpy even though I know that the endpoints of adjacent segments are on top
>of one other.
>Why is this, and is there a straghtforward fix?
Just a hunch here, but try printing the image scaled up (keep the
lines thin, though) to a larger area, and then reducing it via the
Page Setup dialog/record.
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