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From "Julien Gouesse (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (IMAGING-138) Provide some Ant tasks to perform image conversions
Date Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:07:38 GMT


Julien Gouesse commented on IMAGING-138:

Pull request ready:

> Provide some Ant tasks to perform image conversions
> ---------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: IMAGING-138
>                 URL:
>             Project: Commons Imaging
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: Format: ICNS, Format: ICO
>            Reporter: Julien Gouesse
>            Priority: Minor
> I suggest to add some Ant tasks to perform image conversions into Commons Imaging, especially
from/to formats that aren't supported by any known Java library. I could have written a custom
Ant task for my own project but I think it would be better for this project.
> In my case, I need to convert a PNG image into ICNS in order to use it as a logo for
a Mac application bundle and I use Ant as a build tool. As I don't generate this bundle under
Mac (I'm under Mageia Linux), I can't use Mac build-in tools to create the .icns file and
using external softwares to make the conversion each time I modify the original logo is annoying.
I'll probably have the same problem with .ico files.
> Please indicate how I should modify the Maven pom file in order to compile the custom
tasks and I'll be ready to contribute.

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