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epeg

Description

Chicken bindings for the epeg thumbnailer library from the enlightenment project.

Author

Peter Bex

Requirements

None

Documentation

Epeg works by first opening a file, then setting the desired properties of the scaled image. Upon encoding, these properties are taken into account. Decoding is deferred until encoding of the new image takes place for optimal speed.

Image creation, destruction and friends

(image-open filename) => image procedure

Returns a new epeg image object which describes the image stored in the file filename.

(image? img) => boolean procedure

Determine if img is an epeg image object.

(image-close img) procedure

Destroy the image and close the associated file.

(image-encode img) procedure

Store the encoded image on disk. The filename is determined by image-file-output-set!. Other properties of the image can be set by the procedures described below.

Image properties

(image-size img) => integer integer procedure

Returns 2 values: the width and height of the original image.

(image-file-output-set! img filename) procedure

Set the output file for subsequent calls to image-encode.

(image-size-set! img width height) procedure

Set the size of the new image, in pixels. The original image is decoded into this size.

(image-bounds-set! img x y width height) procedure

Set the bounds of the image to be decoded. This is like cropping the image upon loading it.

(image-colorspace-set! img colorspace) procedure

Set the colorspace for decoding. This is one of the following:

colorspace-gray8 constant
colorspace-yuv8 constant
colorspace-rgb8 constant
colorspace-bgr8 constant
colorspace-rgba8 constant
colorspace-bgra8 constant
colorspace-argb32 constant
colorspace-cmyk constant
(image-colorspace img) => colorspace procedure

Returns the current colorspace value to use for decoding. The values returned by this is any of the constants described under image-colorspace-set!.

(image-comment-set! img comment) procedure

Set the comment string for encoding. By default, this is not written to the thumbnail! Use image-comment-enable to enable this.

(image-comment img) => string procedure

Returns the comment string to use for encoding, or #f if none was set.

(image-comment-enable img) procedure

Enable comment field for the thumbnail.

(image-comment-disable img) procedure

Disable comment field for the thumbnail. The default setting for comments is disabled.

(image-thumbnail-info img) => string string string string procedure

Returns the 4 values: the uri field, width, height and mimetype of the thumbnail that will be written.

(image-quality-set! img percentage) procedure

Set the thumbnail's image quality (0 - 100).

(image-trim img) procedure

Undocumented.

     

Pixel query procedures

Currently, the pixel query procedures are not available.

Example

What follows is an almost literal translation of src/bin/epeg_main.c from the epeg distribution tarball.

(use epeg)

(unless (= (length (argv)) 3)
  (printf "Usage: ~A input.jpg thumb.jpg\n" (car (argv)))
  (exit 0))

; This will throw an i/o file exception if the file can't be opened
(define im (image-open (list-ref (argv) 1)))

(let ((com (image-comment im)))
  (when com (printf "Comment: ~A\n" com)))

(call-with-values
    (lambda ()
      (image-thumbnail-info im))
  (lambda (uri width height mimetype)
    (when mimetype
	  (printf "Thumb Mimetype: ~A\n" mimetype)
	  (when uri
	    (printf "Thumb URI: ~A\n" uri))
	  (printf "Thumb Mtime: \n")
	  (printf "Thumb Width: ~A\n" width)
	  (printf "Thumb Height: ~A\n" height))))

(call-with-values
    (lambda ()
      (image-size im))
  (lambda (width height)
    (printf "Image size: ~Ax~A\n" width height)))

(image-size-set! im 128 96)
(image-quality-set! im 80)
(image-comment-enable im)
(image-comment-set! im "Smelly pants!")
(image-file-output-set! im (list-ref (argv) 2))
(image-encode im)
(image-close im)  ; Not required, cleanup on GC

(exit 0)

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