2002.12.05 15:38 "Re: Bugs in tiff_dirread.c?", by Torsten Hentschel
If you will send me a sample file, I can verify my patch is correct. I originally wrote the patch to handle certain TIFF/IT-P1 files.
The quote below directs you to an example file:
> > I am asking this, because when I use ``tiffdump'' to show the
> > directory content of the example image jim___gg.tif from
> > ftp://ftp.remotesensing.org/pub/libtiff/v3.4pics.tar.gz,
> > the last tag is printed as:
> > HalftoneHints (321) SHORT (3) 2<254 1>
> > But when I use ``tiffdump'' from DaVince Tools
> > (http://www.davince.com) it prints the last tag as
> > Tag HalftoneHints 321: type SHORT: count 2<1 254>
> > When I am looking at the encoding of the tag using a
> > hex dump utility (tag offsets's encoding starts at
> > 0xbe) I see the following bytes (in that order):
> > 01 00 fe 00
> > Byte order of that file is obviously little endian.