16bpp TIFF files eronously rejected [patch included]

Bug #793002 reported by Martin Owens on 2011-06-05
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
tesseract (Debian)
Fix Released
tesseract (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

There is a patch to fix the segfault error when tesseract encounters a grey-scale image saved from GIMP.

Error found:

check_legal_image_size:Error:Only 1,2,4,5,6,8 bpp are supported:16

Patch can be found here:


Also attached.

Martin Owens (doctormo) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package tesseract - 2.04-2.1ubuntu1

tesseract (2.04-2.1ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low

  * Add patch from Martin Owens to fix a segfault when tesseract
    encounters a grey-scale image saved from The GIMP (LP: #793002).
    Thanks, Martin!
 -- Daniel T Chen <email address hidden> Sun, 17 Jul 2011 14:52:06 -0400

Changed in tesseract (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Daniel T Chen (crimsun) on 2011-07-17
tags: added: patch-forwarded-debian
removed: patch
Changed in tesseract (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Changed in tesseract (Debian):
status: New → Fix Released
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