Bug#796270: Please disable jasper support

Andreas Cadhalpun andreas.cadhalpun at googlemail.com
Fri Aug 21 20:30:58 UTC 2015


On 21.08.2015 09:38, Sebastian Dröge wrote:
> It was enabled to get JPEG2000 support. Considering the state of
> jasper, I think it's a good idea to disable it at this point...


> and if
> JPEG2000 support is needed by someone, creating a gdk-pixbuf backend
> around openjpeg might be a better idea.

Unfortunately, openjpeg also has many crashes, see e.g. #787275 [1].

Best regards,

1: https://bugs.debian.org/787275

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