1. No Profile Picture
    Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts)

    I got a problem with ImageCreateFromGif() function. In the documentation it is said that i'll need GD libary, it is also said that verion 1.6 of GD doesn't support GIF creation anymore.

    Please help me, i have to finish my image cration script till friday, i thought it'll be a piece of cake

    What should I do, maybe implement FLY! lib's? But i REALLY don't know how to use them! Or maybe could somebody send me GD pre 1.6 version?

    Arkadiusz Goralski
  2. #2
  3. No Profile Picture
    Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts)
    Hi Goral,

    Unisys the owner of the gif compression algorithm patent does not allow using the algorithm without paying for a license. So version prior 1.6 may have legal problems.

    Nevertheless you'll find old versions on several ftp sites. Use altavista.com to search for "gd-1.5".


Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: August 18th, 2004, 10:45 PM
  2. Replies: 4
    Last Post: January 28th, 2004, 08:29 AM
  3. PHP with UnixODBC
    By coder4hire in forum PHP Development
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: January 20th, 2004, 01:14 PM
  4. Passing string from PHP to Javascript
    By ka8oad in forum JavaScript Development
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: January 17th, 2004, 03:12 PM
  5. UnixODBC + PHP + Apache + Empress
    By coder4hire in forum Database Management
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: January 15th, 2004, 01:41 PM

IMN logo majestic logo threadwatch logo seochat tools logo