ImageMagick (Under construction)

Robust collection of tools and libraries to read, write, and manipulate an image in many image formats (over 87 major formats) including popular formats like TIFF, JPEG, PNG, PDF, PhotoCD, and GIF.

Compilation

V6.8.6

             # AIX 6.1/7.1; C 9.0/12.1
   configure --prefix=/s/bio/kraemer/ImageMagick-6.8.6-8 CC=cc CXX=xlC CPPFLAGS="-I/bio/local/../61/include" CFLAGS="-O2" LDFLAGS="-L/bio/local/../61/lib" LIBS="-lfreetype -llzma -lxml2 -liconv" --enable-static --disable-shared
   configure --prefix=/tmp/ImageMagick-6.8.6-8 CC=cc CXX=xlC CPPFLAGS="-I/nfs/local/71/include" CFLAGS="-O2" LDFLAGS="-L/nfs/local/71/lib" --enable-static --disable-shared

V6.2.9

Requires:
BZLIB, 
CGM(http://www.agocg.ac.uk/train/cgm/ralcgm.htm,
dcraw http://www.cybercom.net/~dcoffin/dcraw/
fig2dev
FreeType http://freetype.sourceforge.net
GhostPCL http://www.artifex.com/downloads/
Ghostscript http://www.cs.wisc.edu/~ghost/
hp2xx (HP-GL) http://www.gnu.org/software/hp2xx/hp2xx.html
LCMS http://www.littlecms.com/
gplt ftp://ftp.dartmouth.edu/pub/gnuplot/gnuplot-3.7.tar.gz
html2ps http://www.tdb.uu.se/~jan/html2ps.html
... plus a gazillion more 
On HP-UX (at least), in configure change all rm -f to rm -rf, otherwise sizeof() will fail.
   configure --prefix=/tmp/ImageMagick-6.2.9 ...other options...

Miscellaneous

convert upper.jpg lower.jpg -append combined.jpg # overlay 2 pictures vertically
convert left.jpg  right.jpg +append combined.jpg # overlay 2 pictures horizontally 
convert big.gif -thumbnail 30x20 thumb.gif       # create thumbnail 30x20 pixel

Last update: 7-Aug-2013, M.Kraemer