TUXPAINT-IMPORT

Section: Tux Paint Import (1)
Updated: 17 Jun 2003
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NAME

tuxpaint-import -- Import image files into Tux Paint(1)

 

SYNOPSYS

tuxpaint-import [--help]
tuxpaint-import filename(s)

 

DESCRIPTION

tuxpaint-import is a simple shell script which uses some NetPBM (pnm(5)) tools (anytopnm, pnmscale and pnmtopng) along with date(1) to convert an arbitrary image file (e.g., a JPEG, GIF, etc.) into a PNG(5) file which can be used by the drawing program Tux Paint (tuxpaint(1)) and places it in the user's Tux Paint saved-files directory ($HOME/.tuxpaint/saved/).

 

EXAMPLE

tuxpaint-import picture.jpg photo.png cartoon.gif

 

ENVIRONMENT

$HOME
to determine where the files should go so that they can be access within Tux Paint using its Open command.

 

FILES

$HOME/.tuxpaint/saved
where new image files are stored, after being resized and converted into PNG format.

$HOME/.tuxpaint/saved/.thumbs
where thumbnail images are stored.

 

AUTHOR

Bill Kendrick. <bill@newbreedsoftware.com>

 

SEE ALSO

tuxpaint(1), pnm(5), png(5), anytopnm(1), pnmscale(1), pnmtopng(1), date(1),

And documentation within /usr/[local/]share/doc/tuxpaint/.


 

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DESCRIPTION
EXAMPLE
ENVIRONMENT
FILES
AUTHOR
SEE ALSO
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