noted problem with libpng 1.0.1
authorTony Cook <tony@develop=help.com>
Thu, 10 May 2001 01:53:25 +0000 (01:53 +0000)
committerTony Cook <tony@develop=help.com>
Thu, 10 May 2001 01:53:25 +0000 (01:53 +0000)
Changes
README

diff --git a/Changes b/Changes
index f8b553c..6720bf3 100644 (file)
--- a/Changes
+++ b/Changes
@@ -402,7 +402,8 @@ Revision history for Perl extension Imager.
         - t/t70newgif.t now checks for gif support
         - added the convert() method
         - Added support for transparent to alpha conversion during loading
-          of png files.
+          of png files.  Note that libpng 1.0.1 is broken in handling this,
+         we know that 1.0.5 works.
 
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~^ ^ ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
diff --git a/README b/README
index eb504c9..5bdbc4e 100644 (file)
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -116,6 +116,7 @@ needs for specific features.  The libraries it uses are:
 
   png: ftp://ftp.uu.net/graphics/png  
   you also need zlib to use png:  ftp://ftp.uu.net/pub/archiving/zip/zlib
+  We have encountered problems with libpng 1.0.1, which were fixed in 1.0.5
 
   gif: http://www.arrakeen.demon.co.uk/giflib/  
 or at: http://prtr-13.ucsc.edu/~badger/software/libungif/index.shtml