LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-09-2003, 01:27 PM   #1
jimzwang
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2003
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
how to install 'convert' utility for images?


Hi, I notice that many linux users are using convert utility for images. I have both version 7.2 and 9 but can't find convert program. How can i add this utility either at installation time or as an upgrade? Thanks, Jim
 
Old 09-09-2003, 06:04 PM   #2
teval
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Toronto, Canada
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 720

Rep: Reputation: 30
Part of ImageMagick (or something like that)
Google is your friend from here on *too lazy to search for you*
Enjoy
 
Old 09-09-2003, 06:18 PM   #3
nakkaya
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jan 2003
Location: Turkey&USA
Distribution: Emacs and linux is its device driver(Slackware,redhat)
Posts: 1,398

Rep: Reputation: 45
imagemagick can convert betweet file from command line and also gimp can convert file and save as another file gthump(acdc like program) can convert between file nearly all the progs can converrt between files.
 
Old 09-09-2003, 07:14 PM   #4
teval
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Toronto, Canada
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 720

Rep: Reputation: 30
I think he wanted the commandline rather then GIMP..
I don't like converting things with GIMP much all in all.
Commandline is much more powerful compared to GUIs
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Convert cd images to dvd images rcsuk Debian 2 07-11-2005 10:34 AM
Is there a simple utility that can stitch multiple images into one? davee Linux - Software 3 08-09-2004 02:28 AM
convert utility Zingaro2002 Linux - Software 2 04-11-2003 12:34 PM
where can i get the source for the convert utility? o_helman Programming 2 07-25-2002 08:09 AM
convert utility o_helman Linux - Newbie 3 07-24-2002 12:42 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:57 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration