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[alpine-devel] Re: Please enable jpeg/png decoders on Python Imaging Library

From: Francesco <>
Date: Sun, 01 Sep 2013 17:15:32 +0200

Il 2013-09-01 11:07 Adelphe Rafanambinana ha scritto:
> Hi there,
> I installed py-imaging-1.1.7-r3.apk on a machine with Alpine Linux
> 2.4, and the package got installed correctely (libjpeg and zlib are
> installed).
> However, when I use PIL to manipulate JPEG image, I got the following
> error: "IOError: decoder jpeg not available" (the same for PNG which
> has decoder zip).
> I think that this is caused by the settings in the defautlt
> file for Python Imaging Library (Imaging-1.1.7/
> which not support JPEG and PNG, according to the following lines (line
> number 37-38):
> JPEG_ROOT = None
> ZLIB_ROOT = None
> Would you please be able to enable those decoders on the setup file
> and rebuild a new package?
> FYI: I tried to compile the source file on my machine, bu I got an
> error
> "/usr/lib/gcc/i486-alpine-linux-uclibc/4.6.3/include-fixed/limits.h:169:61:
> fatal error: limits.h: No such file or directory", so I would prefer
> to get the fix from upstream if possible.

It's fixed in py-imaging-1.1.7-r4.

Thanks for reporting!

:: Francesco ::
Received on Sun Sep 01 2013 - 17:15:32 UTC