LC and ImageMagick from OSX
m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com
Mon Jun 11 06:13:15 CDT 2012
As far as I know, IM works with LC the same way it worked with Revolution 4.5 and earlier, but I'm not sure that it is still supported.
You might be able to write the result of a shell command to stdout, but there have always been problems with LiveCode, shell and stdout. It is probably much easier to read the file created by the shell command.
Economy-x-Talk Consulting and Software Engineering
Use Color Converter to convert CMYK, RGB, RAL, XYZ, H.Lab and other colour spaces. http://www.color-converter.com
On 10 jun 2012, at 17:43, Bryan McCormick wrote:
> I am curious about using ImageMagick on OSX with LC. I want to be able to envoke IM and do simple stuff like a text dump of RGB values.
> On windows this seems to work with Shell. But I am having a difficult time on OSX.
> Also, presuming I get it to work b4 someone gets back to me, how do I get results back from the shell? For example calling convert someImage.png someImage.txt in the shell gets an RGB dump written to a file. Is there any way to have that text come back to LC? Or is it best just to read from the file created by the command and not worry about data exchange?
More information about the use-livecode