Hi, I am very new to ImageMagick and trying to find a program to convert files from GIMP files. I am also trying to convert the. Or you could use convert from imagemagick: convert You could also use xcftools (sudo apt-get install xcftools), which has a utility. How can make a png export of an xcf from linux command line? BEGIN Use convert from ImageMagick (of GraphicsMagick). convert.

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Download latest stable GIMP: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Login and other functions on this site require JavaScript. It looks as if ImageMagick does support XCF, so that is probably an easier route if the support seem so be good enough. How can make a png export of an xcf from linux command line? It would just created an output file with a single layer instead of a single file with the same layers as in the original xcf file.

Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Partha Bagchi via gimp-developer-list about 10 hours ago. Using gimp itself would be a better option. Overview Discussions Photos Members Map. David’s Batch Processor here: Barrionuevo da Luz 1.

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You should take carebefore convert to check for text layers and unsupported layer modes Orusually without any warning convertion will fail and no gimp no PS would be able to open the files In case of text layer they need to be converted in normal layer discard text info Use Ctrl – Shift – E as shortcut.

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Hiya devvv, Glad you recieved my comments Currently using your technics on a little On Sun, 24 AugKevin Cozens wrote: That’s 3 years worth of Kmagemagick. Supports a lot of formats and operations, might be useful in future.

Post as a guest Name. Last edited by fmw42 on Sun Dec 05, Usage questions are like “How do I use ImageMagick to create drop shadows? Sign up using Facebook. If there are no extant scripts, I think my next plan is to modify David’s Batch Processor to allow for automatic directory traversal and PSD output if can. I’ve tried using ImageMagick’s convert, and it, too does not meet my needs. I’ve got a lot of images that I’d be sorely disappointed if they were corrupted over some silly text.

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Dirk 1 9. So, if you want to retain layers in your transfer to PSD, you might want imagemagivk try a few of your more complex edits to see if you lose anything when you open them up in your Adobe application. Sign up using Email and Password. That being said, look into using GIMP itself, using command line arguments especially the –batch option.


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I haven’t tested it, vonvert the documentation doesn’t say much. See the page I listed above for overlaying two images. Thanks for the heads-up.

Thanks for you help. How can I achieve such a task? I don’t know why exactly the rename and convert methods fail, but I suspect that as an Adobe product, Lightroom is very particular about PSD files.

I SAW not one but convertt batch-overwrite-in-place scripts around!! As such something is wrong in the XCF module. I have found xcf2png tool which solves this particular problem. Save it somewhere on your PATH as xcftopng note the to instead of 2 and call it like so:. Thanks all for your input.

I have a folder with a lot of xcf files which I want all to be converted to png files, at best via a one-liner from bash. For those interested, I’m attempting imagemagicl make Adobe Lightroom catalog my edited photo files. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand convsrt Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

A very good solution and explanations!


Can’t answer your question, but I have one. Produces 10 png files, for each layer one and they even crash gwenview. How is that you want to combine two images?