1997.05.05 10:04 "RE: BIG TIFF file problems", by Gerben Vos
The RowsPerStrip value is incorrectly being output as a SHORT value instead of as a LONG, which is a problem since your image has more than 65535 rows. It's a bug in the RIP software.
It's better to generate multiple strips, however.
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