Commit 120c1721 authored by Robert Sprowson's avatar Robert Sprowson

Documentation updates

Not all of the formats listed and supported were in the tables.
parent a212eba0
......@@ -233,8 +233,8 @@ For command line or BASIC library use, the variable ChangeFSI$Dir must be
set to the full pathname of the !ChangeFSI application, or certain
operations may fail.
By default ChangeFSI uses a 128K cache to speed processing. For command line
or BASIC library use, any input JPEG images must fit in the cache. You can
By default ChangeFSI uses a 128K cache to speed processing; in particular,
JPEG files that fit inside the cache will be read much more quickly. You can
change the size of this cache by setting the variable ChangeFSI$Cache. For
example:
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......@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
This file lists the file formats that ChangeFSI uses, and then gives more
detail on each one.This is then followed by a table summarising the formats.
detail on each one. This is then followed by a table summarising the formats.
Summary of formats
......@@ -12,7 +12,8 @@ Summary of formats
Input formats
-------------
RISC OS sprites
RISC OS sprites 1, 2, 4, 8bpp -
and 15 and 24 (32 bits) sprites
ArVis 15-bit HIP + LOP sprites
Watford digitiser pictures, 512×256, 64 greys -
and triple red, green, blue separations
......@@ -26,12 +27,12 @@ QRT 24-bit RAW images
ZSoft .PCX files
Degas PI1, PI2, PI3 images
!Translator Clear format files
CCIR 601 4:2:2 images
CCIR 601 4:2:2 PAL images
!RayShade 'RGB' images
TimeStep satellite images, 128×256, 256 greys -
and triple red, green, blue separations
Wild Vision Hawk V12, 512×512, 256 greys
AIM/Wild Vision Hawk V10, 256×256, 256 greys
Wild Vision Hawk V12, 512×512, 256 greys
Wild Vision/Hawk V9, 256×256, 24 bit triple image
Wild Vision Hawk V9, 512×256, 12-bit colour
Wild Vision Hawk V9 Mk II, 16-bit colour
......@@ -46,6 +47,7 @@ Sun 'pixrect' raster files
GEM IMG images
Apollo GPR 16-colour images
RIX Softworks ColoRIX 8 bit per pixel files
TechnoI video digitiser
TIFF pictures
UNIX rle format files
Portable Bit Map (pbm) binary encoded formats
......@@ -57,6 +59,8 @@ MacPaint files, 576
Mac PICT2 v2 8 and 24/32 bit per pixel
RT 24-bit run length coded IMAGE files
PC EGA .DSP images, 640×350, 16 colours
Alpiar 36 bit per pixel
Alpiar 48 bit per pixel
Kodak RGB images, 24 bits per pixel
BTPC 4.1 images
......@@ -136,7 +140,6 @@ Details from Clares.
JPEG 'JFIF' files
-----------------
The JPEG File Interchange Format contains up to 24 bits R,G,B, compressed by
the JPEG compression system.
......@@ -667,14 +670,21 @@ Table summarising the formats
=============================
RISC OS 1, 2, 4 and 8 bit per pixel sprites [file type FF9]
RISC OS 15 and 24 (32 bits) sprites [file type FF9]
and 15 and 24 (32 bits) sprites [file type FF9]
ArVis 15 bit HIP.+LOP. sprites [file type FF9 named HIP.]
Watford digitiser pictures 512x256y64g [file type DFA]
and triple red, green, blue seperations [directory of r,g,b DFA]
ProArtisan compressed pictures 640x256y256c [file type DE2]
JPEG "JFIF" file [JFIF in file]
Kodak PhotoCD images [file type BE8 OR named /PCD]
TimeStep satellite image 800x800y256g [file type 7A0]
PC TGA images [name ends in TGA or VDA]
MTV 24 bit pic. images [named pic.]
QRT 24 bit .raw images [named .raw]
ZSoft .PCX files [10,1-5,1 in file OR named pcx. OR /PCX]
Degas PI1, PI2, PI3 images [file type 691]
!Translator Clear format [file type 690]
CCIR 601 PAL image [file type 601]
CCIR 601 4:2:2 PAL image [file type 601]
!RayShade 'RGB' image [file type 371]
TimeStep satellite image 128x256y256g [file type 300]
and triple red, green, blue seperations [directory of r,g,b 300]
......@@ -682,34 +692,31 @@ AIM/Wild Vision Hawk V10 files 256x256y256g [file type 004]
Wild Vision Hawk V12 512x512y256g [file type 006]
Wild Vision Hawk V9 512x256y 12 bit colour [MercSoft in file]
Wild Vision Hawk V9 512x256y 12 bit colour [SnapShot in file]
Wild Vision Hawk V9 Mk II, 16-bit colour [MercSof1 in file]
Pineapple 16 bit per pixel image [FSIfile in file]
FITS astronomical format [SIMPLE in file]
Irlam Instruments YUV 411 files [IRLAM YUV 411 in file]
Irlam Instruments 24 bit files [Irlam in file]
Windows 3 .BMP files [BM in file]
Compuserve's GIF files up to 8 bit per pixel [GIF87a in file]
.PIC 8 bit per pixel files [AV_VO in file]
Sun 'pixrect' Raster Files [&956AA659 in file]
GEM IMG. images [0,8,0,1 in file OR named img. OR /IMG]
Apollo GPR 16 colour image [0,1,0,1 in file]
RIX Softworks ColoRIX 8 bit per pixel files [RIX3 in file]
TechnoI video digitiser [T-I in file (or filetype CBE)]
TIFF pictures [II* or MM* in file (or filetype FF0)]
UNIX rle format [&CC52 in file]
Portable bit map [P1,P2,P3,P4,P5 or P6 at start of file]
ChangeFSI packed portable bitmap [P15 at start of file]
PocketBook I and II PIC format [PIC at start of file]
Electronic Art's IFF ILBM pictures [FORM ILBM in file]
Sun 'pixrect' Raster Files [&956AA659 in file]
.PIC 8 bit per pixel files [AV_VO in file]
RIX Softworks ColoRIX 8 bit per pixel files [RIX3 in file]
MILLIPEDE PRISMA 768x576y 8 bit colour images [MILLIPEDE in file]
Compuserve's GIF files up to 8 bit per pixel [GIF87a in file]
MacPaint files 576x720y 1 bit per pixel [PNTG in file]
MacPICT2 v2 8 and 24/32 bits per pixel [00 11 02 FF 0C 00 FF FE in file]
ZSoft .PCX files [10,1-5,1 in file OR pcx. OR/PCX]
Windows 3 .BMP files [BM in file]
ArVis 15 bit HIP.+LOP. sprites [file type FF9 named HIP.]
Pineapple 16 bit per pixel image [FSIfile in file]
FITS astronomical format [SIMPLE in file]
GEM IMG. images [0,8,0,1 in file OR named img. OR/IMG]
UNIX rle format [&CC52 in file]
Apollo GPR 16 colour image [0,1,0,1 in file]
PC EGA .DSP images 640x350y16c [named dsp. or /DSP]
PC TGA images [name ends in TGA or VDA]
Irlam Instruments 24 bit files [Irlam in file]
Irlam Instruments YUV 411 files [IRLAM YUV 411 in file]
MTV 24 bit pic. images [named pic.]
QRT 24 bit .raw images [named .raw]
RT 24 bit run length coded image. files [named image.]
JPEG "JFIF" file [JFIF in file]
Portable bit map [P1,P2,P3,P4,P5 or P6 at start of file]
ChangeFSI packed portable bitmap [P15 at start of file]
lpiar 36 bit per pixel [ALPIAR12 at start of file]
PC EGA .DSP images 640x350y16c [named dsp. OR /DSP]
Alpiar 36 bit per pixel [ALPIAR12 at start of file]
Alpiar 48 bit per pixel [ALPIAR16 at start of file]
Kodak RGB images, 24 bits per pixel [named /RGB]
BTPC file [bptc at start of file]
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