On 07/13/2010 10:28 AM, Przemysław Zych wrote:
> As a part of my student project for "Optimizing Open-Source
> Applications" at Warsaw University I have speed up despeckle plug-in for
> Original version of the plugin run 56seconds for 1024x768 image with
> despeckle radius 30 and adaptive flag turned off (on my Intel Macbook
> 2.1GHz). My optimized version with the same settings completes the task
> in 3.5 seconds with the same image quality :-)
> Sources for this optimized plug-in can be downloaded from here:
> What should I do to get this to the gimp repository?
> Should I change the copyright header?
That sounds great.
To maximize chances of getting this into GIMP:
1. Create a regression test for the despecle plug-in that is run
with 'make check'. This is a great way to convince us that
your optimization in fact does not change the output, only
2. Create a patch, following the instructions here:
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