pnmtosgi man page

pnmtosgi — convert a PNM image to a SGI image file

Synopsis

pnmtosgi

[-verbatim|-rle]

[-imagename Name]

[pnmfile]

Description

pnmtosgi reads a PNM image as input and produces an SGI image file as output. The SGI image will be 2-dimensional (1 channel) for PBM and PGM input, and 3-dimensional (3 channels) for PPM.

Options

-verbatim
Write an uncompressed file.
-rle (default)
Write a compressed (run length encoded) file.
-imagename name
Write the string "name" into the imagename field of the header. The name string is limited to 79 characters. If no name is given, pnmtosgi writes "no name" into this field.

References

SGI Image File Format documentation (draft v0.95) by Paul Haeberli (paul@sgi.com). Available via ftp at sgi.com:graphics/SGIIMAGESPEC.

See Also

pnm(1) , sgitopnm(1)

Author

Copyright (C) 1994 by Ingo Wilken (Ingo.Wilken@informatik.uni-oldenburg.de)

Document Source

This manual page was generated by the Netpbm tool 'makeman' from HTML source. The master documentation is at

http://netpbm.sourceforge.net/doc/pnmto…

Referenced By

sgitopnm(1).

29 January 1994 netpbm documentation