A collection of routines to create and manipulate PNG format graphic images. Designed as a replacement for GIF (and to a lesser extent TIFF) due to functional and patent problems, with more efficient compression (using Gzip-like DEFLATE), support for 24-bit color and alpha transparency.
DocumentationOnline user reference manual available in plain text format from http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng-manual.txt; online user reference manual available in HTML from http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng-manual.html
released on 5 January 2017
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|Zlib||Janet Casey||9 June 2000|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=5624&atid=105624|
|Required to use||zlib 1.0.4 (zlib 1.2.5 or later recommended)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 25 February 2017.