From: Christian Henning (chhenning_at_[hidden])
Date: 2019-06-10 20:08:45
there are a few snippets here:
Hope this helps,
On Mon, Jun 10, 2019 at 7:21 AM Miral Shah <miralshah2211_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> I completely agree here with you. I started my journey with Boost.GIL by
> reading this question. Although GIL is well documented, one more thing we
> can do is add complete code snippets which can be copied and run directly.
> I have struggled with this problem because every time when I had to run
> something from documentation I first had to find the corresponding headers,
> or we can specify which headers are supposed to be included and we can let
> driver code written by the user.
> On Sat, Jun 8, 2019 at 1:12 AM Mateusz Loskot <mateusz_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Today I stumbled upon an interesting comment to a GIL related quetsion on
> > StackOverflow :
> > "Create an image of, say 512x512. Fill it with red pixels. Write to PNG.
> > can't
> > find anything about doing any of that, at all, in the documentation for
> > gil."
> > and
> > "I had this same problem (...) the tutorial material shows you a ton of
> > clever
> > stuff with the view types...but then you come to try it yourself and
> > realize
> > you've still been given no idea how to actually create an concrete image
> > for
> > a view to refer to!"
> > I think these are very important hints to us on how to make the
> > documentation
> > better. We need to consider growing the tutorials section, writing it as
> > cookbook of basic and short recipies.
> > And, despite the lacking documentation the person is willing to share
> > good
> > opinion: "stick with it [GIL], it really is an incredibly elegant library
> > for dealing with images". This should be encouraging, innit? :D
> > 
> > Best regards,
> > --
> > Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net
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> Thank you,
> Miral Shah
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