[reportlab-users] problem with PIL 1.1.7 and ReportLab 2.2

Adrian Klaver aklaver at comcast.net
Fri Dec 11 10:19:35 EST 2009

On Friday 11 December 2009 2:58:05 am Robin Becker wrote:

> On 10/12/2009 18:57, Andy Robinson wrote:

> > 2009/12/10 Bill Janssen<janssen at parc.com>:

> >> Apparently in 1.1.6, PIL used to do a "load()" on the Image before

> >> "split()", and in 1.1.7 it doesn't. Looks like the workaround is to

> >> call load() on the image before using it with ReportLab. Or RL could

> >> do this, too, just to be safe.

> >

> > Does anyone happen to know if calling load() before split() works in

> > all the older versions of PIL out there? I don't want to fix 1.1.7

> > and simultaneously break support for some earlier 1.1.x...


> perhaps we should just check the version or for actual existence of the

> loaded part before issuing an unwanted load.

Not to steal Bills thunder but it might be advisable to wait, see here:

Adrian Klaver
aklaver at comcast.net

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