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- Convert from base64 to TIFF or BMP or JPG
September 24, 2004, 4:15 am
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to a graphic format such as TIFF, BMP, or JPG. What modules do you
recommend, and how would you use them (by example)?
I'm a newbie to Perl and don't know much about programming in Perl.
However, I have figured out how to install modules on my Linux
Fedora box. Any help would be appreciated...
- Brian McCauley
September 25, 2004, 12:23 am
Re: Convert from base64 to TIFF or BMP or JPG
> I have a file that is in base64 format that I would like to convert to a
> graphic format such as TIFF, BMP, or JPG.
This is like saying "I've got a book printed in green and I'd like to
convert it to one printed in German".
Base64 is a transmission encoding not a content encoding. Underneath
that tranmission encoding will be the content encoding.
> What modules do you recommend,
For handling base64 I would recommend ones with base64 in the name.
For converting image formats I'd use Image::Magick (although I've never
> and how would you use them
I would read the instructions.