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Re: OT: Imagemagick

On Wed, 17 Feb 1999, Andreas Tille wrote:

> Could someone explain me the difference between `convert`
> and `mogrify`.  Reading the manpages of both they seem to do
> quite the same job.

convert is for converting to another file format (gif->jpg, etc).
mogrify is for performing manipulations on the image (resize, etc)

> By the way, and that's not Off-Topic, version 4.2 is available
> and so potato has a fairly outdated version ...

I know, I just haven't had the time or the hardware to get the new version
packaged.  Hopefully I'll be able to get it done before potatoe goes into

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