Re: Debian 9 Image Magick/display xwd(1) format
- Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2018 19:19:09 -0800
- From: conover@xxxxxxxxx (John Conover)
- Subject: Re: Debian 9 Image Magick/display xwd(1) format
With all the mystery issues concerning xwd(1), there is a workable
import jpg:- | display
verified to work on xfce(1), fvwm(1), on Debian 7, 8, 9, i386, amd64.
The argument "jpg:" can be any ImageMagick recognized file, (i.e.,
gif:, png:, etc.)
Richard Hector writes:
> On 23/02/18 12:40, Brian wrote:
> > On Thu 22 Feb 2018 at 13:35:20 -0800, John Conover wrote:
> >> xwd > myfile
> >> display myfile
> >> gives:
> >> "display-im6.q16: no decode delegate for this image format `' @
> >> error/constitute.c/ReadImage/504."
> >> Anything else read the file and do file conversions?
> > xwd > myfile.xwd
> > display myfile.xwd
> Me too. Seems to work if the file has the .xwd extension, but not otherwise.
John Conover, conover@xxxxxxxxx, http://www.johncon.com/