[Image-SIG] Something other than .show()
Joao S. O. Bueno Calligaris
gwidion at mpc.com.br
Sun Jul 3 03:48:13 CEST 2005
On Friday 01 July 2005 23:38, Joseph Quigley wrote:
> What else can I use besides .show() to display the image? I don't
> mind xv but on Windows it takes forever to load the picture. Is
> there an alternative? I found the PIL handbook but I can't find
> anything other than .show()
PIL cannot do it by itself.
However, Tkitner is largely distributed with Python - and is instaled
by default in python for windows.
So it is reasonably safe to create a Tkinter instance to display the
image - even if your program uses another toolkit, the load should be
less then xv.
This was something I was wanting as well, so I crafted a small
function which loads the needed modules and displays a new image. It
can also work as a standallone lightweight "xv".
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 1175 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://mail.python.org/pipermail/image-sig/attachments/20050702/17bb19f3/pyview.bin
More information about the Image-SIG