pnmsmoothSection: User Commands (1)
Updated: 4 December 1994
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NAMEpnmsmooth - smooth out an image
SYNOPSISpnmsmooth [-size width height] [-dump dumpfile] [pnmfile]
DESCRIPTIONSmooths out an image by replacing each pixel with the average of its width X height neighbors. It is implemented as a C progam that generates a PGM convolution matrix and then invokes pnmconvol.
- -size width height
- Specifies the size of the convolution matrix. Default size is a 3x3 matrix. Width and height sizes must be odd. Maximum size of convolution matrix is limited by the maximum value for a pixel such that (width * height * 2) must not exceed the maximum pixel value.
- -dump dumpfile
- Generates and saves the convolution file only. Use of this option does not invoke pnmconvol.
SEE ALSOpnmconvol(1), pnm(5)
AUTHORSCopyright (C) 1989, 1991 by Jef Poskanzer.
Converted from script to C program December 1994 by Mike Burns (firstname.lastname@example.org).