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a library for reading and writing gif images.

giflib is a library for reading and writing gif images. It is API and ABI compatible with libungif which was in wide use while the LZW compression algorithm was patented.


Download version 5.1.4 (stable)
released on 2 April 2016


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License:ExpatKelly Hopkins21 January 2009

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Toshio Kuratomi Maintainer
Lennie Araki Contributor

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 17 March 2017.


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