Short: Png optimizer
Author: Greg Roelofs , Morphos Port by Diego Casorran
Uploader: lanch tiscali it (Fabrizio "Lanch" Bartoloni)
Note from porting author: I've had to retrieve gzio.c from the old 1.6.4 archive
since the new one (1.6.5 onwards) gives compiling issues
| pngcrush 1.6.19
| Copyright (C) 1998-2002,2006-2009 Glenn Randers-Pehrson
| Copyright (C) 2005 Greg Roelofs
| This is a free, open-source program. Permission is irrevocably
| granted to everyone to use this version of pngcrush without
| payment of any fee.
| Executable name is pngcrush
| It was built with libpng version 1.2.37, and is
| running with libpng version 1.2.37 - June 4, 2009
| Copyright (C) 1998-2004,2006-2009 Glenn Randers-Pehrson,
| Copyright (C) 1996, 1997 Andreas Dilger,
| Copyright (C) 1995, Guy Eric Schalnat, Group 42 Inc.,
| and zlib version 184.108.40.206, Copyright (C) 1998-2002 (or later),
| Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler.
| It was compiled with gcc version 2.95.3 20070319 (release/emm-zapek-cisc-munk).
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Copyright (C) 2005 Greg Roelofs
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usage: pngcrush [options] infile.png outfile.png
pngcrush -e ext [other options] files.png ...
pngcrush -d dir [other options] files.png ...
-already already_crushed_size [e.g., 8192]
-bit_depth depth (bit_depth to use in output file)
-brute (use brute-force: try 126 different methods [11-136])
-c color_type of output file [0, 2, 4, or 6]
-d directory_name (where output files will go)
-double_gamma (used for fixing gamma in PhotoShop 5.0/5.02 files)
-e extension (used for creating output filename)
-f user_filter [0-5]
-fix (fix otherwise fatal conditions such as bad CRCs)
-force (write a new output file even if larger than input)
-g gamma (float or fixed*100000, e.g., 0.45455 or 45455)
-huffman (use only zlib strategy 2, Huffman-only)
-itxt b[efore_IDAT]|a[fter_IDAT] "keyword"
-l zlib_compression_level [0-9]
-loco ("loco crush" truecolor PNGs)
-m method [0 through 200]
-max maximum_IDAT_size [default 8192]
-mng (write a new MNG, do not crush embedded PNGs)
-nofilecheck (do not check for infile.png == outfile.png)
-n (no save; doesn't do compression or write output PNG)
-plte_len n (truncate PLTE)
-reduce (do lossless color-type or bit-depth reduction)
-rem chunkname (or "alla" or "allb")
-replace_gamma gamma (float or fixed*100000) even if it is present.
-rle (use only zlib strategy 3, RLE-only)
-save (keep all copy-unsafe chunks)
-srgb [0, 1, 2, or 3]
-ster [0 or 1]
-text b[efore_IDAT]|a[fter_IDAT] "keyword" "text"
-trns_array n trns trns .. trns[n-1]
-trns index red green blue gray
-v (display more detailed information)
-version (display the pngcrush version)
-w compression_window_size [32, 16, 8, 4, 2, 1, 512]
-z zlib_strategy [0, 1, 2, or 3]
-zmem zlib_compression_mem_level [1-9, default 9]
-zitxt b[efore_IDAT]|a[fter_IDAT] "keyword"
-ztxt b[efore_IDAT]|a[fter_IDAT] "keyword" "text"
-h (help and legal notices)