jpeg, png and tiff

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at
Tue Nov 25 11:07:02 UTC 2008

On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 11:01:49AM +0000, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 11:26:51AM +0100, Farkas Levente wrote:
> > what's the current setup with these image libraries? since i see there
> > is jpeg and png but not tiff for mingw although gtk use all of them. now
> > mingw32-gtk use mingw32-png or system png? are you sure about it?? from
> > the build log i see libtiff and libpng installed by some deps. is it
> > sure that mingw32-gtk do not use system libtiff?
> > i just come to that conclusion because gtk+ can't compile without
> > libtiff our --without-libtiff.
> There's a discrepency between the list of dependencies in the gtk2
> (native Fedora) package and the mingw32-gtk2 package.  One of the
> missing deps is, as you say, libtiff.
> Dan did the Gtk2 packaging so I don't know if this was because libtiff
> was hard to compile on Windows, or just to save time (because tiff is
> not a widely used image format).

It wasn't intentionale - I just missed it by accident.

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