Convert ASCII-described file to binary format

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sartaros
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Convert ASCII-described file to binary format

Post by sartaros »

Hi,
i have portable Greyscale file
P1
3 2
0 0 0
0 0 0
and i want to convert this to pcx.
>nconvert -o foo.pcx foo.pgm
but the result is pnm (portable pixmap) )file.

Is there some other way to convert ASCII-described file to binary format?

Thank you in advance

Alex
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Re: Convert ASCII-described file to binary format

Post by xnview »

please try -ascii
Pierre.
sartaros
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Re: Convert ASCII-described file to binary format

Post by sartaros »

file foo.ppm
P6
3 2
1
000000000000000000

>nconvert -o foo.pcx -ascii foo.ppm
converts .ppm to .pnm too

Alex
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Re: Convert ASCII-described file to binary format

Post by xnview »

sorry, use -out pcx
Pierre.
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Re: Convert ASCII-described file to binary format

Post by sartaros »

Thank you, Pierre