[Image-SIG] Re: Problems with TIFFs from Corel Draw?
fredrik at pythonware.com
Mon Jan 17 22:12:54 CET 2005
>> The magic number looks ok, Photoshop opens it ok, but PIL doesn't like it.
>> I've posted a copy of the sample file that has problems at:
> the file is said to have 999 extra layers, which is a bit more than PIL
> can handle...
my mistake: (999,) means the extra layer has the type code 999, which
doesn't seem to be defined in the TIFF specification.
google brings up:
"Obviously an error. Extra samples should be 1 if photometric=RGB and
bps has 4 entries."
which includes a fix for libtiff, which could probably be adapted for PIL
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