Re: HowToShowImages

The Tick (
Wed, 26 Feb 1997 12:04:59 -0500 (EST)

To subscribers of the xforms list from The Tick <> :

On Wed, 26 Feb 1997, francois bourcier wrote:

> To subscribers of the xforms list from francois bourcier
> <> :
> Hi! As a new user I would like to know the best way to insert Gif and
> Jpgs in my forms and if it can overlay or not text that may be under (That
> would be helpfull if it can do both easily).

Hmm ... you could always use `convert` found in the ImageMagick
suite of image manipulation tools to convert the image to a pixmap (.xpm)
file. Then use the built-in pixmap support routines in XForms to display

I'd say that'd be the easiest way.

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