On Sun, 2007-10-07 at 16:28 -0700, Konstantin Svist wrote:

> > Having tried out Liquid Rescale I'm very impressed. But does anyone have 
> > an idea about the size of image it can deal with in terms of memory 
> > requirements (I presume the Gimp setting Tile Cache size)?
> >
> > I've crashed it with a 700MB jpg setting Tile Cache Size to 3 GB (using 
> > Linux Mandriva 2007.0)
> There should be best/worst-case estimates in the paper, but if not, it 
> probably depends on the algorithm.

It also very much depends on how the plug-in is implemented. If it
transfers the full image data from GIMP to the plug-in, then it's
basically unusable with large images. Unfortunately quite a lot of
plug-ins are implemented that way.


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