[Image-SIG] Patch for text chunks in PNGs
Andrew M. Kuchling
Wed, 8 Dec 1999 16:45:01 -0500 (EST)
Fredrik Lundh writes:
>it would be great to do something about this in a
>future version of PIL, but it's still just an item on
>the (rather big) PIL wishlist...
Fair enough. In my case, all I need is one format that supports it,
and with my patch, PNG fits the bill nicely...
>until that happens, you may prefer to do like I do:
>store the metadata *outside* the image file...
That would be doable, but it seems so much neater to embed the data
within the image file. <shrug>
A.M. Kuchling http://starship.python.net/crew/amk/
Anybody else on the list got an opinion? Should I change the language or not?
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