Roel Schroeven wrote:
> I have some BMP-files that GIMP doesn't load correctly; GIMP shows
> almost the whole image as transparent instead of the real image data.
> Only a small region is visible, and even that with partial transparency.
> The image doesn't contain any transparency though (I don't even think
> BMP supports transparency).
> Other image editors and viewers such as Irfanview and Paint.NET open the
> image correctly.
> I'm using GIMP 2.6.2 on Windows XP.
> If you want to see the image, get it at
> http://rschroev.fastmail.fm/radar-20081222T090636-00.bmp (5 MB) or
> http://rschroev.fastmail.fm/radar-20081222T090636-00.zip (854 kB).
> Should I report this as a bug? Or is the BMP maybe written in an invalid
If other editors are able to open the file it is not corrupt. (Maybe it
is but the other loaders are then at least able to adjust for this.)
Feel free to file a bug report and attach the BMP.
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