net-color spec renamed to X Color Management

Matt Dew marcoz at
Tue Sep 27 20:53:59 PDT 2011

Is this related to GNOME's color management stuff in this article:


On 09/26/2011 12:21 AM, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
> The net-color spec from the libXcm repository is renamed [1].
> The _NET_ prefix is reserved inside the Xorg atom name space. The new
> prefix is simply _ICC_.
> The new spec draft is called X Color Management [2]. It contains the
> color regions in Xorg description and the device profile for Linux
> desktop colour servers.
> Affected are libXcm, Xcm, Oyranos, CompICC and CinePaint. They are all
> updated and will contain the changes in their next releases.
> The spec allowes a client/server communication about colour correction
> on the GPU by compositing window managers.
> kind regards
> Kai-Uwe Behrmann

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