Introduction to Compface
Compface provides utilities and a
library to convert from/to X-Face format, a 48x48 bitmap format
used to carry thumbnails of email authors in a mail header.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS
This package is known to build properly using the gcc-6 compiler.
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/compface
Installation of Compface
Install Compface by running the
./configure --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man &&
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
make install &&
install -m755 -v xbm2xface.pl /usr/bin
compface, uncompface and
is a filter for generating highly compressed
representations of 48x48x1 face image files.
is an inverse filter which performs an inverse
transformation with no loss of data.
is a script to generate xfaces.
allows the compression and decompression algorithms to be
used in other programs such as MTAs.
Last updated on 2016-05-21 13:19:56 -0500