> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dan Wing [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thursday, February 04, 1999 3:39 PM
> To: Richard Shockey
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Fwd: RE: Question on FaxConnect Results..
> On Thu, 4 Feb 1999 16:12:39 -0600, Richard Shockey wrote:
> > Everyone might be interested in this thread from the IFAX list ...I was
> > trying to clarify the status of the fax "watermark" in IFAX
> > In GSTN the _sender_ inserts this into the TIFF incoded image.
> Nit: In GSTN fax there is no TIFF encoded image.
> Actually, in GSTN fax, the sender inserts a watermark onto transmitted
> In IPP the sender is already identified, so I don't believe an
> IFX-compliant sender needs to incur the overhead of generating a per-page
> watermark -- other mechanisms exist in IPP (and SMTP for the ifax case) to
> identify the IFX sender.
> Not to mention that multiple hops, each identifying themselves by
> slightly occluding the top of each page cause degradation -- something
> that need not occur (and is not expected by users to occur) with digital
> documents and digital transmission.
> -Dan Wing