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Old 07-10-2004, 12:03 AM   #1
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a need simple a program to resize images while keeping the aspect ratio

Kpaint does a really crappy job at resizing, the resized jpegs look very crappy like if they are missing some pixels.
Old 07-10-2004, 12:11 AM   #2
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imagmagick package probably does what you need. It's command line based, but that shouldn't matter. Try this:

convert -geometery [new size] sourcefile destfile

convert -geometery 1024x768 /home/usr/temp.jpg /home/usr/temp2.jpg
man convert / imagemagick for more options... there is a ton.
Old 07-10-2004, 12:18 AM   #3
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Why not Gimp?
Old 07-10-2004, 12:21 AM   #4
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haha... yup that works too... I am just a command line junky


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