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2008.11.18 15:15 "[Tiff] Reading Tiffs with Java", by Richard Nolde
2008.11.18 15:21 "[Tiff] Re: Reading Tiffs with Java", by Bogdan Cristea

2008.11.18 15:21 "[Tiff] Re: Reading Tiffs with Java", by Bogdan Cristea

On Tuesday 18 November 2008 17:15:53 you wrote:

Bogdan,

I don't use Java at all, but I see a call to read a TILE from the TIFF image. Group F/ Fax images are not Tiled. They are stripped if I remember correctly so there won't be any tiles in them and the call to read tile will fail. Ghfaxviewer, qfaxreader, etc are just tiff readers that happen to understand G3/G4 compressed TIFF images, which is these faxes are. Run tiffdump or tiffinfo on them and see if they don't have strips instead of tiles.

It a good point, these TIFF files are stored in strips, not tiles. I'll have to look more carefully in java to see if such option needs to be specified.

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Bogdan