JBIG2 Encoder

JBIG2 Encoder

林博仁(Buo-ren, Lin) (brlin) Publisher

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JBIG2 Encoder is only available on the unstable edge channel. It could break and change often.

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An encoder for JBIG2

JBIG2 encodes bi-level (1 bpp) images using a number of clever tricks to get better compression than G4. This encoder can:

  • Generate JBIG2 files, or fragments for embedding in PDFs
  • Generic region encoding
  • Perform symbol extraction, classification and text region coding
  • Perform refinement coding and,
  • Compress multipage documents

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This is NOT an official distribution of JBIG2 Encoder, please refer the snap's own issue tracker for support:


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Last updated
9 November 2020

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