Re: [R] New functions supporting GIF file format in R

From: Martin Maechler <>
Date: Tue 19 Jul 2005 - 16:52:59 EST

>>>>> "JarekT" == Tuszynski, Jaroslaw W <>
>>>>> on Mon, 18 Jul 2005 16:00:43 -0400 writes:

    JarekT> Hi, A minor announcement. I just added two functions
    JarekT> for reading and writing GIF files to my caTools
    JarekT> package. Input and output is in the form of standard
    JarekT> R matrices or arrays, and standard R color-maps
    JarekT> (palettes). The functions can read and write both
    JarekT> regular GIF images, as well as, multi-frame animated
    JarekT> GIFs. Most of the work is done in C level code
    JarekT> (included), so functions do not use any external
    JarekT> libraries.


    JarekT> For more info and examples go to
    JarekT> <>     JarekT> and click GIF.

Wouldn't it make sense to donate these to the 'pixmap' package which is dedicated to such objects and has been in place for a very long time?

Martin mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Tue Jul 19 16:57:17 2005

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