On Mon, 21 Jun 2004 18:14:19 -0700, Carol Spears <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 21, 2004 at 06:55:13PM -0500, Keifer Miller wrote:
> > ok, to be honest, I don't even know if I'm in the right list or not. I
> > really couldn't tell from the discriptions. If not, please point me in
> > the right direction.
> >
> > Anyways, I just emerged gimp, and I'm having problems saveing (and
> > opening) .png files. When I try, it gives me this error message:
> >
> >
> > [error]
> > saving '/home/me/example.png failed:
> > Plug-in could not save image
> > [/error]
> > 
> i dont know about emerge -- but it is unclear here that there was
> problems opening png images up.
> if there is only a problem saving them, perhaps it is a permission
> problem.  if there is a problem both opening and saving pngs, then there
> might be something wrong with your png libraries.
> is it possible to just build it (even once as a test) without "emerge"?
> meaning, run through the basic make tools without the aid of the package
> handler?  then it would be easier to determine if it is gimp or your
> distribution.
> carol

I went ahead and compiled it from source, an d I'm still getting this
error. What libs do you think I need to replace?
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