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pcxtoppm

Section: User Commands (1)

Updated: 9 April 1990

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NAME

pcxtoppm - convert a PCX file into a portable pixmap

SYNOPSIS

pcxtoppm [-stdpalette] [-verbose] [pcxfile]

DESCRIPTION

Reads a PCX file as input. ]] Produces a portable pixmap as output. Supported PCX types are:

Colormapped files with 2-16 colors.
"Packed pixel" format (1, 2 or 4 bits/pixel, 1 plane) or bitplane format (1 bit/pixel, 1-4 planes). The program checks the colormap and uses an internal one if the provided colormap is completely black.:
Colormapped files with 256 colors
8 bits/pixel, 1 plane, colormap at the end of the file.:
24bit truecolor files
24bit RGB: 8 bits/pixel, 3 planes.:
32bit truecolor files
24bit RGB + 8bit intensity: 8 bits/pixel, 4 planes.:

OPTIONS

-stdpalette
Enforce the use of the internal colormap for files with 16 colors or less.:

SEE ALSO

ppmtopcx?(1), ppm?(5)

AUTHORS

Copyright (C) 1990 by Michael Davidson.

Modified 1994 by Ingo Wilken ([email protected])


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