rob <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> I've found a couple of problems with the gimp using 16 bit gray images
> the first is that it can't open 16 bit gray pnms the second is more of
> problem in that saving as png silently converts them to 8 bit gray pngs.
The GIMP doesn't support 16 bit per color channel at all.
Import plug-ins that handle 16bit by converting to 8bit shouldn't do
this silently but inform the user what happens. If they don't, that's
a bug and should be reported thru bugzilla.
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