Test lossless rotation (Ubuntu)

Sun Oct 10, 2010


I was just wondering how to do lossless rotation of images in Ubuntu. The default viewer, Eye Of Gnome, is supposed to do that. According to the help file, “1.4 … All modifications made in JPEG images are lossless. That is, saving rotated and flipped JPEG images will not recompress the image”. But this information is not clearly stated in the program menus. I wanted to be sure it is actually lossless before rotating hundreds of images. To find out I did this:

Categories: photo Tags: ubuntu software Places: unimportant

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