Subject: Re: png problems
To: Frederick Bruckman , Matthias Scheler <>
From: Dave Millen <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/24/1998 10:10:24
Dave Millen wrote:

> Mosaic seems to work OK with libpng for me, but I'm still having problems with Image
> Magick.
> I have done some investigation and the problem is caused by a call to
> png_create_read_struct( ..... ) from load_png_image() in ......./magick/decode.c at
> about line 9000.
> png_create_read_struct() does not appear to be defined anywhere in the libpng-1.0.2
> sources, although it is EXPORTed from png.h, which is presumably why the compile
> doesn't barf.

I have just checked the source for Mosaic, and it makes no calls to the above function.

Make it idiot-proof and someone will make a better idiot!