GrayShark howe.steven at gmail.com
Wed Aug 4 03:34:30 CEST 2010

As we seem to be at an impasse with respect to PIL and xpm, I know gimp 
does support saving as xpm and that gimp has a python language console. 
Perhaps parvini_navid at yahoo.com, could look to the gimp mailing list for 


On Tue, 03 Aug 2010 01:56:20 -0700, Chris Rebert wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 3, 2010 at 1:45 AM, Navid Parvini <parvini_navid at yahoo.com>
> wrote:
>> Dear All,
>> I want to convert a .png file to .xpm using PIL. I used the following
>> command: Image.open( "t1.png").save("a1.xpm"). But it doesn't work and
>> I could not convert it.
>> Would you please help me and let me know that how can I convert/save
>> .xpm files in PIL.
> PIL only supports reading .XPM, not writing .XPM:
> http://www.pythonware.com/library/pil/handbook/format-xpm.htm
> Cheers,
> Chris

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