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animate General Commands Manual animate

NAME

animate – animates an image or image sequence on any X server.

SYNOPSIS

animate [options] input-file

OVERVIEW
The animate program is a member of the ImageMagick(1) suite of tools.
Use it to animate an image or image sequence on any X server.

For more information about the animate command, point your browser to
file:///usr/share/doc/ImageMagick-6/www/animate.html or
http://www.imagemagick.org/script/animate.php.

DESCRIPTION

Image Settings:
-alpha option on, activate, off, deactivate, set, opaque, copy
transparent, extract, background, or shape
-authenticate value decrypt image with this password
-backdrop display image centered on a backdrop
-channel type apply option to select image channels
-colormap type Shared or Private
-colorspace type alternate image colorspace
-decipher filename convert cipher pixels to plain pixels
-define format:option
define one or more image format options
-delay value display the next image after pausing
-density geometry horizontal and vertical density of the image
-depth value image depth
-display server display image to this X server
-dispose method layer disposal method
-dither method apply error diffusion to image
-filter type use this filter when resizing an image
-format “string” output formatted image characteristics
-gamma value level of gamma correction
-geometry geometry preferred size and location of the Image window
-gravity type horizontal and vertical backdrop placement
-identify identify the format and characteristics of the
image
-immutable displayed image cannot be modified
-interlace type type of image interlacing scheme
-interpolate method pixel color interpolation method
-limit type value pixel cache resource limit
-loop iterations loop images then exit
-matte store matte channel if the image has one
-map type display image using this Standard Colormap
-monitor monitor progress
-pause seconds to pause before reanimating
-page geometry size and location of an image canvas (setting)
-quantize colorspace reduce colors in this colorspace
-quiet suppress all warning messages
-regard-warnings pay attention to warning messages
-remote command execute a command in an remote display process
-respect-parentheses settings remain in effect until parenthesis
boundary
-sampling-factor geometry
horizontal and vertical sampling factor
-scenes range image scene range
-seed value seed a new sequence of pseudo-random numbers
-set attribute value set an image attribute
-size geometry width and height of image
-support factor resize support: > 1.0 is blurry, < 1.0 is sharp -transparent-color color transparent color -treedepth value color tree depth -verbose print detailed information about the image -visual type display image using this visual type -virtual-pixel method virtual pixel access method -window id display image to background of this window Image Operators: -colors value preferred number of colors in the image -crop geometry preferred size and location of the cropped image -extract geometry extract area from image -monochrome transform image to black and white -repage geometry size and location of an image canvas (operator) -resample geometry change the resolution of an image -resize geometry resize the image -rotate degrees apply Paeth rotation to the image -strip strip image of all profiles and comments -thumbnail geometry create a thumbnail of the image -trim trim image edges Image Sequence Operators: -coalesce merge a sequence of images -flatten flatten a sequence of images Miscellaneous Options: -debug events display copious debugging information -help print program options -log format format of debugging information -list type print a list of supported option arguments -version print version information In addition to those listed above, you can specify these standard X resources as command line options: -background, -bordercolor, -border‐ width, -font, -foreground, -iconGeometry, -iconic, -name, -mattecolor, -shared-memory, or -title. By default, the image format of `file' is determined by its magic num‐ ber. To specify a particular image format, precede the filename with an image format name and a colon (i.e. ps:image) or specify the image type as the filename suffix (i.e. image.ps). Specify 'file' as '-' for standard input or output. Buttons: 1 press to map or unmap the Command widget

SEE ALSO

ImageMagick(1)

COPRYRIGHT

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ImageMagick Date: 2009/01/10 01:00:00 animate