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img-xpm(n) Img img-xpm(n)

img-xpm - Img, X Windows Pixmap Format (xpm)

package require Tk
package require img::xpm ?1.4?
image create photo ?name? ?options?


The package img::xpm is a sub-package of Img. It can be loaded as a part of the complete Img support, via package require Img, or on its own, via package require img::xpm.
Like all packages of Img it does not provide new commands, but extends the existing Tk command image so that it supports files containing raster images in the X Windows Pixmap Format (xpm). More specifically img::xpm extends Tk's photo image type.
The name of the new format handler is xpm. This handler does not provide additional configuration options.
All of the above means that in a call like
image create photo ?name? ?options?
Image data in xpm format (options -data and -file) is detected automatically.
The format name xpm is recognized by the option -format.

img-bmp, img-dted, img-gif, img-ico, img-intro, img-jpeg, img-pcx, img-pixmap, img-png, img-ppm, img-ps, img-raw, img-sgi, img-sun, img-tga, img-tiff, img-window, img-xbm, img-xpm

image handling, tk, xpm

Copyright (c) 1995-2009 Jan Nijtmans <>
1.4 img-xpm

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