Linux standalone compare utility

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Linux standalone compare utility

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Hi,

I am looking for leads where I could use just the compare module with usual set of format support on linux.
The catch is that I do not want to install IM on all systems where I want to compare images. I want a bundle which can be just plug and play for linux machines.

I could do this on windows with the current downloadable exe's.

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You could create a static build of ImageMagick so you can deploy it easily on a Linux system.
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But I do not want the installation in any case. Just the executable is all we need.
Adding a installation step will be an overhead.

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This would be extremely useful.
Is it possible?

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Try building with these configure script options:

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./configure --disable-shared --enable-zero-configuration
That will build a static release that does not require any external configuration files. No installation is required.

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