Re: Debian 9 Image Magick/display xwd(1) format
- Date: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:24:39 +0000 (UTC)
- From: Curt <curty@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Debian 9 Image Magick/display xwd(1) format
On 2018-02-22, John Conover <conover@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Thanks, Thomas.
> My Debian 8 works OK, too. But the Image Magick for Debian 9 does not
> read files made by xwd(1).
> I don't know if its a compile time configuration issue, or the file
> format has been depreciated, or what-but it doesn't work on Debian 9.
I'm on Stretch, tried your experiment, and encountered no difficulty.
curty@einstein:~$ convert -list format | grep -i xwd
XWD* XWD rw- X Windows system window dump (color)
It would be surprising if your output were different (I guess I mean if
you obtained no output whatsoever) as I suppose our ImagicMagick
compile-time configs are identical, unless you've left out crucial
There's this (lonely) bug report but frankly I don't understand it:
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”