[Image-SIG] A possible bug in converting palletized images to QImage

Christopher Barker Chris.Barker at noaa.gov
Mon Jan 4 18:42:39 CET 2010

Mauricio Muñoz Lucero wrote:
> I am making an image converter using PIL 1.1.7 and PyQt 4.6 for the gui.
> Everything goes perfect, except when i try to convert an image in "P"
> mode (8 bit pixels and using a colour palette) to QImage, using the
> ImageQt module.
> Is it really a bug or am i using incorrectly the ImageQt module?

That would be a question for a QT list.

But another option is to convert the image form palette to RGB (or RGBA0 
with PIL instead. Something like:

im = PIL.Image(the_image_file)
im = im.convert('RGB')


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