BMP: force file format to be 8-bit palette type

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Post by magick » 2005-06-07T06:42:24-07:00

You can force images of 16 colors or less to 8-bit by adding -compress RLE to your command line.

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Post by magick » 2005-06-07T09:21:25-07:00

The only other solution is to edit coders/bmp.c to force 8-bit output then recompile/reinstall ImageMagick.

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