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What is GD? What is phpgd.com?

Postby onion2k » Thu Dec 29, 2005 5:24 am

What is GD?
GD is a standard graphics library that has binding into lots of different languages. A modified version of it is bundled as standard with the binary version of PHP, and it can easily be compiled in to the source release with a flag.

What is phpgd.com?
phpgd.com is a site that collects together many PHP GD scripts and articles. It's affiliated to DevNetwork.
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Postby Pierre.gd » Wed Mar 15, 2006 10:40 am

the configure for bundled (bug free ;)) GD is:

"./configure --with-gd" (no path specified)

Windows binaries always use the bundled GD
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Postby Flamie » Sat Dec 09, 2006 5:31 am

tiny comment on the "Getting started with GD" area, page 3, it says to free the image to use imageclose() but thats not a valid PHP function, it should be imagedestroy().
Other than that, great site, I like it :)
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