[Image-SIG] Image.tostring method
Sun, 15 Oct 2000 13:58:23 +0200
> I'm trying to use the Image.tostring method to spit out data for a gif
> image I have generated in a script. I can successfully use
> Image.save('blah.gif') to create a gif, but would like to be able to
> store this data in memory and eventually shove it into a web page - sans
> file. Does anyone have an example call (with args for the encoder).
"tostring" only gives you the image data, not a complete file
(codecs and file format handlers are two different things in
to do what you want, use the "save" method, and save to a
file = StringIO.StringIO()
data = file.getvalue()
hope this helps!